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Activities for Alicante, Spain

You are encouraged to participate in local sports programs and as a USAC student, you will have full access to all sports facilities on campus, including an indoor swimming pool, basketball courts, soccer field, track, climbing wall, weight room, and much more. The campus has a very active community of Erasmus and international students, contributing to the diversity of the campus and to many possible extracurricular opportunities for USAC students.

Cultural Immersion Opportunities

  • Volunteer at non-governmental organizations and local schools
  • Participate in activities organized by the International Club at the University of Alicante
  • Play in intramurals and join university sports teams
  • Practice Spanish with your intercambio (language exchange partner)
  • Take field trips and go hiking with other international students
  • Advanced students can take courses with local students at the University of Alicante
  • Intern in local schools, the tourism industry, and many other fields that you may request
  • Tutor in paid positions as an English teaching assistant either in schools or for individuals
  • Join USAC clubs for running, soccer, hiking, and cinema

Quick Details

2023-24 Application Cycle

  • Spring 2024: Open
    • Deadline: Oct 1
  • January 2024: Open
    • Deadline: Oct 15
  • Summer 2023: Deadlines have passed
  • Fall/Yearlong 2023-24: Deadline has passed


Summer, Semester & January Programs:

Preferred Minimum GPA: 2.5

Summer Hospitality Internship Program:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Junior standing at time of internship
  • Four semesters of college-level Spanish
  • No COVID-19 vaccine exemptions

Program Type



U.S. Credit

Program Capacity

70 students


English | Spanish


APUNE – Asociación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España

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