La Habana, Cuba
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La Habana, Cuba

Calendars: 2018 Summer Sessions I & II

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2017 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
February 15, 2018 Early Admission Period 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
Summer I Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
May 15 Summer II Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
June 2, 2018 Departure from the US
Arrival in Cuba (all students)
Move into housing
June 3 City tour
Mandatory orientation
June 4 Session I courses begin
June 8 Field trip—Habana Vieja
June 9 Day trip to Viñales Valley
June 18 Dinner with a Cuban family
June 19 Field trip—Universidad de La Habana campus tour
June 22 Session I courses end
Session I final examinations
June 24 - 29 Optional Southern Cuba Tour
July 2 Session II courses begin
July 6 Field trip—Old Havana Squares
July 7 Day trip to Terrazas Eco Community
July 14 Day trip to Santa Maria del Mar Beach
July 16 Dinner with a Cuban family
Field trip—Revolution Square
July 20 Session II courses end
Session II final examinations
Program end date
July 21 Move out of housing (all students)
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.