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  • Locations: Barcelona, Spain
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: AIFS 
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 09/07/2022 12/16/2022
Academic Year 2022-2023 04/01/2022
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2023 11/01/2022 ** Rolling Admission 01/07/2023 04/01/2023

** If you are applying for an external program, please note the U of A application deadline listed may be different than the external program provider's application deadline.

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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: 3.0
Credit Hours Available: Between 12-18 Credit Hours Area of Study: Architecture, Art, Biology, Business (Accounting), Business (Economics), Business (Finance), Business (General), Business (International), Business (Management), Business (Mktg & Logistics), Communication, Community Health Promotion, Computer Science, Engineering, English, European Studies, Graphic Design, Health Science, History, Humanities, International Relations, Journalism, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Religious Studies, Sociology, Spanish
Program Duration: Academic Year, Semester, Varies Credit Type: Transfer Credit
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Open to non-U of A students?: No
Click here for a definition of this term Automatic Discounts: $200/summer, $400/semester Housing Options: Apartment, Dorm, Homestay
COVID-19 Vaccination: Vendor requires (AIFS/Global Experiences); see more at https://studyabroad.uark.edu/covid-19.php
Program Description:

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Barcelona, Spain (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Spend a semester or academic year in Barcelona, Spain with AIFS! You’ll earn up to 15 credits per semester studying at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF). Courses are taught in English or Spanish with no previous Spanish language study required.

Volunteer opportunities are available through local NGOs to provide services to people in need within the local community.

Live in a Spanish homestay or, for an additional fee, in a student residence or apartment. Homestay students receive daily breakfast and dinner from the family. Apartment and student residence students will receive a meal allowance.

Cultural and social activities include: 
  • Guided tours
  • Cooking classes
  • Flamenco performances
  • Tapas evenings with Spanish students
  • 3-day excursion to the Pyrenees 
  • Day trips to Gerona and Besalú, Figueras and the Salvador Dalí Museum and Montserrat and Sitges.
Optional excursions include a 3-day trip to Seville and Granada and a 3-day trip to Morocco.
 
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Over 50% of our students receive financial support from AIFS in the form of scholarships or grants!  
   
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.