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Alicante Calendars – 2021 Summer Sessions I & II

Program Deadlines

April 1, 2021 $500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable
April 1 Application Deadline (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
April 1 Summer I & II Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
May 1 Summer I Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
June 1 Summer II Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)

Program Dates

Note: The following calendar includes possible fieldtrips. Due to continually evolving COVID-19 regulations fieldtrip dates and locations are subject to change. Students will receive more details after the program start.
Note: Should your program country require a quarantine upon arrival, your program dates will be the same as below. Contact your Program Advisor for more information.
May 22 Departure from U.S.
May 23 Arrival in Alicante
May 23 Move into housing
May 24 Mandatory orientation
May 24 Walking tour of Alicante
May 25 Session I courses begin
May 29 Field trip—Valencia
June 5 Field trip—Tabarca Island
June 23 - 25 Fiestas of Alicante—Bonfires of San Juan (University will be closed)
June 28 Session I courses end
June 29 Session I final examinations
July 6 Session II courses begin
July 10 Field trip—Altea, Fuentes de Algar, and Benidorm
July 17 Field trip—Guadalest and Calpe
July 23 Holiday—no class
July 29 Session II courses end
July 30 Session II final examinations
July 30 Program end date
July 31 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.

Quick Details

2021-22 App. Cycle

Summer Session II (4 weeks): Open for late applications

Fall/Yearlong: Open

January session (3 weeks): Open

Spring: Open

2022-23 App. Cycle

Summer Sessions: Opens 9/1
Fall/Yearlong: Opens 9/1
January Session: Opens 9/1
Spring: Opens 9/1


Preferred GPA: 2.5

Program Type



US Credit

Program Capacity

70 students


English | Spanish


APUNE--Associación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España

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