La Habana, Cuba

Program Calendars

La Habana, Cuba | 2017 Summer Sessions I & II

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
February 15, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
April 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Balance Due Deadline
Summer I Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
June 1 Summer II Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
June 3, 2017 Departure from the US
Arrival in Cuba (all students)
Move into housing
June 4 City tour
Mandatory orientation
June 5 Session I courses begin
June 9 Field trip—Habana Vieja
June 10 - 11 Overnight field trip—Varadero
June 19 Dinner with a Cuban family
June 20 Field trip—University of La Habana campus
June 23 Session I courses end
Session I final examinations
June 25 - 30 Optional Southern Cuba Tour
July 3 Session II courses begin
July 7 Field trip—Old Havana Squares
July 8 - 9 Overnight field trip—Viñales and Terrazas Eco Community
July 17 Field trip—Revolution Square
July 21 Session II courses end
Session II final examinations
Move out of housing (all students)
Program end date
July 22 Depart Cuba

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.