University of Costa Rica
4 WEEK INTENSIVE COURSES:
• Early Summer: May 23-June 23, 2013
• Regular Summer: June 27-July 28, 2013
• Winter: December 16, 2012 - January 11, 2014
(Winter Session does not provide language requirement classes)
Universidad de Costa Rica provides an excellent academic and educational program. It offers courses for all levels of Spanish language: beginning, intermediate, advanced; composition, conversation, culture, civilization, linguistics, methodology in how to teach Spanish; and many courses in literature (theater, novel, poetry).
The UCR is considered the most prestigious university in Central America. The main campus, Ciudad Universitaria Rodrigo Facio, is located in San Pedro de Montes de Oca, one of the best neighborhoods on the east side of San Jose.
All outside financial aid that a student is currently utilizing may be applied toward the cost of the summer study program. The student must contact the outside financial aid institution for instructions. The use of Ouachita scholarships is not allowed for summer Study Abroad programs.
• Second semester freshman classification at the time of selection
• A minimum of a 2.5 GPA
• Good standing with the University
• Written approval from the Dean of the school of the student’s major
The application deadline for studying during either summer session is March 1.
The application deadline for for studying during the winter session is October 1.