Heredia, Costa Rica
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Program Calendars

Heredia, Costa Rica | 2018 Summer Session I

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2017 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
February 15, 2018 Early Admission Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
April 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
April 15 Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
May 25, 2018 Departure from the US
Arrival in Heredia before 11:45 pm
Move into housing
May 26 Mandatory orientation (begins at 9 am)
May 27 Field trip—Poás Volcano and La Paz Waterfall Gardens
May 28 Courses begin
Heredia city tour
May 31 San José city tour
June 1 - 2 Overnight field trip—Punta Leona Beach
June 27 Courses end
June 28 Final examinations
Program end date (for those not on the optional Cuba Field Study or Southern Costa Rica Tour)
June 29 Move out of housing (except those on the optional Cuba Field Study or Southern Costa Rica Tour)
June 29 - July 4 Optional Southern Costa Rica Tour (for Session I students only)
July 2 Orientation in Heredia (for those on the optional Cuba Field Study)
July 3 Move out of housing (for those on the optional Cuba Field Study)
July 3 - 8 Optional Cuba Field Study
July 5 Program end date (for those on the optional Southern Costa Rica Tour)
July 9 Program end date (for those on the optional Cuba Field Study)
Open return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines. Payment of the Confirmation Deposit cannot be deferred. USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.