Universidad de Leon
About the Program
This program is designed for independent students with a strong background in Spanish who wish to bolster their Spanish ability. Leon offers special courses for international students, focusing on culture, grammar, and literature. Students who are fluent may choose to enroll directly in host university courses. Fields of study include anthropology, archeology, business, earth sciences, ecology, economics, history, humanities, language study, linguistics, literature, natural and physical sciences, philosophy, religion, and social sciences. The University of Leon is located in Leon, Spain and is one of the more prominent institutions of Europe. Leon is located in a unique region of Spain where the dialect (Leonese) is so different than Spanish, it is now considered an official language of the region.
|Language of Instruction||Spanish|
|Language Proficiency||Basic knowledge of the language is strongly encouraged|
|Program Type||Exchange: Students select courses offered by partner institution|
|Program Dates||Fall, Spring, Academic Year|
|Living Arrangements||Independent Arrangement|
|Other Requirements||See Language Requirement|
|Application Deadline||March 1 for Fall/Academic Year Admission; October 1 for Spring Admission|
|Tuition Rate||$3,085 per semester for NY residents; $9,795 per semester for non-residents|
|Program Fee||$750 per semester|
|Administrative Fee||$200 (non-refundable)|
|International Health Insurance||$55 per month approximately|
$3,600-$4,360 (approximately; Students pay room, board, books, transportation and other university fees directly to overseas university)
$1,400 (approximately; Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare, visa costs)
Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.
Housing arrangements are coordinated directly with the partner university. Cost will vary depending on accommodation types and personal preference.
Cost Comparison: The average cost for a full time Stony Brook Student including tuition, insurance, housing, and meal plan is approximately $10,445 in-state and $15,735 out-of-state.
Grades earned in an exchange program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.
Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.
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