Bilbao / Getxo, Spain
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Bilbao / Getxo Calendars - 2019 Summer Sessions I & II

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2018 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
February 15, 2019 Early Admission Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
April 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
Summer 1 Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
June 1 Summer 2 Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
May 18, 2019 Departure from the US on optional group flight
May 19 Arrival in Bilbao (all students)
Move into housing
May 20 Mandatory orientation
May 21 Session I courses begin
May 29 Field trip—French Basque Country & San Sebastián
June 20 Session I courses end
June 21 Session I final examinations
Depart to Santiago (if on tour)
June 22 - 27 Optional Santiago Tour/Field Study
July 1 Session II courses begin
July 3 Field trip—Urdaibai and Oma
July 18 Session II courses end
July 19 Session II final examinations
Program end date
July 20 Move out of housing, noon checkout
Open return Students establish their 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.