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Spain: University of Salamanca
Salamanca, Spain (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
|Restrictions:||UB applicants only|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Academic Year||2017-2018||03/15/2017 **||Rolling Admission||09/18/2017||06/18/2018|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Indicates that deadline has passed
|Open to:||UB students only||Language of Instruction:||Spanish|
|Minimum GPA:||3.0||Eligibility:||Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students|
|Area of Study:||Art, Art History, Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, Economics, English, French, Geography, Geological Sciences, German, History, Humanities, Italian, Mathematics, Music, Nursing, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Portuguese||Language Prerequisite:||Advanced level Spanish|
|Term:||Academic Year, Spring||Housing Options:||Host Family, Off Campus, On Campus|
|Program Advisor:||Krista Paszkowsky||Credits:||12-18 per semester|
University of Salamanca
Founded in 1218, the University of Salamanca is the oldest university in Spain and one of the oldest in Europe. During the 15th and 16th centuries, it was an important center in the worldwide debate on humanism. Throughout its history, the university has had a strong tradition of academic excellence, particularly in the humanities and language studies. Today, USAL is a modern, medium-sized university with over 30,000 students, including over 9,000 international students.
At the University of Salamanca, exchange students enroll directly in regular university courses taught in Spanish. Students enroll in a primary department or faculty but are free to take courses in additional departments. Available faculties include:
- Faculty of Fine Arts
- Faculty of Biology
- Faculty of Sciences
- Faculty of Agricultural/Environmental Sciences
- Faculty of Chemical Sciences
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Economics
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Pharmacy
- Faculty of Language & Literature
- Faculty of Philosophy
- Faculty of Geography & History
- Faculty of Medicine
- Faculty of Psychology
- Faculty of Translation & Information Science
Exchange students can apply for a room in the University Residence Halls. There are six residence halls with single and double rooms.
Students also have the option of finding a room in a shared apartment, with a family, or in a private student residence hall. For additional options, please visit the housing options website.
Estimated costs for this program can be found at the top of this page next to Budget Sheets by clicking on the term.
UB students are encouraged to apply for study abroad scholarships. To learn more about the scholarships available to UB students, please visit our scholarships page.
The University of Salamanca operates on a semester system but the fall semester does not end until late January. Therefore, students are encouraged to apply for the full year or spring semester.
Fall Semester: Mid September - Late January
Spring Semester: Early February - Mid June
Academic Year: March 15
Spring Semester: October 1
FOR MORE INFORMATION
Visit the University of Salamanca website.