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Universidad de Alcala

 
  • Details and Cost

    About the Program

    COVID-19 UPDATE: The Fall 2020 semester at the University of Alcala has been shortened to fewer than 90 days. The program will now run from October 1 to December 19,2020.  This structure will allow U.S. passport holders to study in Spain without needing a study visa. Also, for the Fall 2020 semester only, students will be housed in university dormitories in single rooms. Three meals a day will be included. For questions email Pascale Jones at pascale.jones@stonybrook.edu.          

    The Universidad de Alcala is renown in the Spanish-speaking world. Students have the opportunity to study in Institute de Franklin within the Universidad de Alcala to learn Spanish language, culture, history and other classes in English. Students live with host families to truly experience the culture of Spain. Academic courses are taught by the excellent University faculty.

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    Location Alcala de Henares, Spain
    Program Type Partner University Program
    Program Term Fall, Spring, Academic Year
    Program Dates October 1 - December 19, 2020
    Language of Instruction Spanish, English
    Budget View Budget
    Living Arrangements Host family accommodation
    Additional Information A Partner University program is a study abroad experience where students are nominated/accepted by Stony Brook University, and enroll at a partner institution. In most cases SBU faculty or staff are NOT traveling with participants.
    Program Housing Statement: Stony Brook University is required to comply with the housing policies of the host country, partner institution and/or hotel/hostel. These policies may include requirements such as sex-based housing placement.

     Requirements

    GPA 2.75
    Other Requirements

    Students must be matriculated in an undergraduate degree program.

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    Application Deadline

    Fall/Academic Year Admission: March 1 (Extended to June 1)

    Spring Admission: October 1

     

    Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis, and are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
    Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.

    Student Feedback:

    I went from 30% Spanish on day one to about 90% on day three.  Gracias a la Universidad Stony Brook por la opportunidad! -  Allison, Spring 2016 Semester at University of Alcala

  • Academic Information

    Course Information

    Academic Policies

    • Students must maintain full-time status while abroad
    • This is a partner university program. Applications must be submitted to Stony Brook University first. Information regarding the next steps in the process will be distributed to students who have received formal nominations by their International Programs Coordinator.
    • Grades earned in a Partner University 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.
    • All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will receive GLO and EXP+ in addition to requirements fulfilled by their coursework.

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