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  • Locations: San Jose, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica; San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Center for International Studies 
  • Restrictions: U of A applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year U of A Application Deadline U of A Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2022 04/01/2022
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Rolling Admission 10/01/2022 12/23/2022
Academic Year 2022-2023 04/01/2022
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2023 11/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Advisor: Bumpers College: Madison Barnes, College of Architecture & Design: Brian Poepsel, College of Education & Health Professions: Madison Barnes, College of Engineering: Brian Poepsel, Fulbright College: Katie Sabo, Walton College: Megan Hull Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5
Credit Hours Available: Between 12-18 Credit Hours Area of Study: Anthropology, Architecture, Art, Biology, Business (Economics), Business (General), Business (International), Business (Management), Business (Mktg & Logistics), Communication, Community Health Promotion, Comp Lit and Cultural Studies, Dance, Environmental Soil & Water Sci, Fine Art, Food, Human Nutrition & Hsptly, Graphic Design, Health Science, History, Humanities, International Relations, Latin Amer. and Latino Studies, Philosophy, Photography, Plant Science, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish
Program Duration: Academic Year, Semester Credit Type: Transfer Credit
Language Courses Offered: Yes Language of Instruction: English, Spanish
Open to non-U of A students?: No Open to Graduate Students?: No
Click here for a definition of this term Automatic Discounts: $100/summer, $250/semester Housing Options: Homestay
COVID-19 Vaccination: Vendor requires (CIS); see more at https://studyabroad.uark.edu/covid-19.php
Program Description:
 
 
On our Semester in Costa Rica program, study in English or Spanish at Universidad Veritas, a local university in bustling and beautiful San Jose. Use the capital city as your launch pad to explore nearby volcanoes and rainforests in your free time. Get to know Costa Rican culture while sipping some of the best coffee in the world with classmates at a local cafe. We’ll show you the true meaning of “Pura Vida” through eye-opening cultural activities and breathtaking excursions.
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