University of Leon

Leon, Spain

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At the University of Leon, students will get a well-rounded experience of both professional activities and community engagement. Leon is located in a unique region of Spain where the dialect spoken (Leonese) is so different from Spanish, and it is now considered an official language of the region. This is an ideal location for students looking to study Spanish and explore architectural masterpieces and famous cathedrals. During the day, students can immerse themselves in the rich culture of the city. During the night, students will find themselves enjoying the modern nightlife of Leon. Seamlessly, the historic and modern aspects of Leon will blend to deliver an unforgettable study abroad experience.

Academic Calendar: Semester and summer session dates TBD.

Academic Subjects

Spanish Language and Culture

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.


University dormitories are available for temporary or semester accommodation, in addition to individually rented apartments in the city center or family home stays with full board.

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Program Details

Language of Instruction: Spanish
Language Requirements: None
Required GPA: 3.0

Program Costs

Students pay tuition fees to CCSU. Housing and meal costs will be paid on-site in Spain.


Zongxiang Mei

International Education Coordinator
Center for International Education
Barnard Hall, Room 406

Dr. Lilian Uribe

Department of Modern Languages

Dr. Paloma Lapuerta

Department of Modern Languages

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