Alicante, Spain

Program Calendars

Alicante, Spain | 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 1 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
June 1 Summer 2 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
May 23, 2017 Departure from the US on optional group flight (if on the optional tour/field study)
May 24 Arrival in Madrid required by 8 pm (for those on the Madrid Tour/Field Study)
May 24 - 28 Optional Madrid Tour/Field Study
May 28 Arrival in Alicante (all students)
Move into housing
May 29 Mandatory orientation
May 30 Session I courses begin
June 3 Field trip—Valencia
June 10 Field trip—Tabarca Island
June 22 - 23 Fiestas of Alicante—Bonfires of San Juan (University will be closed)
June 28 Session I courses end
June 29 Session I final examinations
July 4 Session II courses begin
July 8 Field trip—Altea: Fuentes de Algar and Benidorm
July 15 Field trip—Guadalest and Calpe
July 27 Session II courses end
July 28 Session II final examinations
Program end date
July 29 Move out of housing (noon checkout)
Open Return Students establish 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.