San Ramón, Costa Rica
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Program Calendars

San Ramón, Costa Rica | 2017 Fall

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
March 15, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
June 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
July 1 Balance Due Deadline
July 28 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
August 18, 2017 Departure from the US
Arrival in San Ramón (all students)
Move into housing
August 19 Mandatory orientation (begins at 2 pm)
August 21 Courses begin
September 2 Field trip—Tortuga Island
September 15 Independence Day—no classes
October 16 Culture Day—no classes
October 16 - 21 Optional Caribbean and Bocas del Toro, Panama Tour*
Optional Cuba Field Study*
November 3 - 4 Field trip—Arenal Volcano and Hanging Bridges
November 23 - 24 Thanksgiving holiday—no classes
December 6 Courses end
December 7 Final examinations
Program end date
December 8 Move out of housing
Open return Students establish their own date of return
* *All tours and field studies are 6 days and 5 nights during the weeks indicated, pending final reservations. Final dates are confirmed upon arrival.

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.