The Intensive Spanish Program at Universidad de San Andrés is a 3-week course oriented to students who want to significantly improve their Spanish and be immersed in Argentine culture
The program is carefully tailored by a team of native instructors and professionals with vast experience in the teaching of Spanish as a foreign language. It is taught at our San Andrés downtown facility in Buenos Aires. The program curriculum is complemented with frequent cultural excursions and activities aimed at experiencing the living language of Porteños (residents of Buenos Aires).
The program is designed for students who have had at least three semesters of college level Spanish or the equivalent.
USD $ 800 per student on Direct Enrollment. Discounted prices for students from partner universities.
The fee includes:
Additional costs not included: Airfare, visa fees, housing, meals, health insurance, local transportation, laundry, cell phone rental, incidental personal expenses and personal travel expenses.
Classes are taught at our San Andrés downtown facility in Buenos Aires.
Upon arrival in Buenos Aires, students attend an orientation session which covers topics related to health and safety, transportation, communications and cultural adaptation. They will also take a Spanish evaluation to place them in one of the Spanish Language courses.
The purchase of a local health insurance policy is required. Students may petition to waive this requirement if their international policy meets minimum requirements. After letter of acceptance is emitted, petitions will not be accepted. Estimated cost for a local policy is USD $128 per 1 month / $350 per semester. Once admitted, UdeSA will send contact info for local policy which meets requirements including repatriation benefit and complete coverage at hospitals with international standards.
International students are responsible for securing accommodation on their own. Universidad de San Andrés recommends international students to stay within the City of Buenos Aires, near our downtown facilities. They may elect to live close to our Victoria campus, in the beautiful neighborhoods north of the city, along the Rio de la Plata. There are many affordable transportation options to get around and to arrive at campus.
San Andrés staff assist with housing arrangements for students based on student preference for one of the following options:
San Andrés provides resources and recommendations for students to find a rented, furnished apartment, usually shared with a roommate.
San Andrés has a limited number of newly constructed dormitories on campus.