Spanish on the Move - Salamanca, Spain

Salamana, Spain landscape

Are you majoring or minoring in Spanish? Or would you like to cover your language requirement while traveling in Europe? Then, this program is for you! Our course abroad in Salamanca helps you enhance your proficiency in Spanish while being immersed in the rich history and culture of Spain. You also earn six credits! 

This program allows the students to increase their proficiency in Spanish through formal classes at the University of Salamanca, and through interactions with Spanish students, local residents, and host families. While you are immersed in the language, you also increase your understanding of Spanish culture and history through visits to the cites of Sevilla and Córdoba in Andalucía or other historic places, such as Toledo and Segovia. In addition to these long excursions, the students participate in local tours and extracurricular activities offered by the University. 

Our program is based at the University of Salamanca- one of the oldest and best ranked universities in Europe-. The city of Salamanca itself has been recognized as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Come join us for a course that increases your proficiency in Spanish language, your intercultural skills, and your knowledge of the culture and the people of Spain. 

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June 1 - June 15, 2024

Registration Deadline

March 21, 2024


WL 200: Topics in Modern Language Studies: Intermediate Spanish Language, 3 Credits
(Prerequisite: permission of instructor)  

WL 400: Topics in Advanced Modern Language Studies: Spanish Culture, 3 Credits
(Prerequisite: permission of instructor)  

Cost: TBD

Program Director 

Prof. Maria Lourdes Casas 
World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures 

Prof. Rocio Fuentes  
World Languages, Literatures, and Cultures 


A limited number of scholarships are available. Scholarships will be a minimum of $500 based on the available funds. A minimum GPA requirement is 3.0! Scholarships are awarded on a first-first come first-served basis. The registration portal has a limited timeframe, we suggest you prepare your scholarship essay before starting the application! They are due together. Click here to see the scholarship prompts.

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Contact Information

Zongxiang Mei
International Education Coordinator
Center for International Education
Clarence Carroll Hall
Christine Chaihyung Park
University Assistant, Courses Abroad
Center for International Education