San Sebastián, Spain

Program Calendars

San Sebastián, Spain | 2017 Spring

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2015 Early Admission Period Begins
September 1, 2016 Position Hold Refund Deadline | Regular Admission Period Begins
November 1 Application Deadline
Tour/field study deadline
December 1 Balance Due Deadline
December 26 Cancellation Deadline
Program Dates
January 10, 2017 Departure from US on optional group flight (if on the optional tour/field study)
January 11 Arrival in Madrid before 8 pm (if on the tour/field study)
January 11 - 15 Optional Madrid Tour/Field Study
January 15 Arrival in San Sebastián before 8 pm (all students)
Overnight in orientation hotel
January 16 Mandatory orientation part I
Move into housing
January 17 Mandatory orientation part II
Walking tour of San Sebastián
January 18 Courses begin
TBD Field trip—mountain sanctuary of Aranzazu and geological tour of coast
Field trip—Burgos and Atapuerca
April 10 - 21 Spring break
May 12 Courses end
May 15 - 17 Final examinations
May 17 Program end date
May 20 Last day to move out of program 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.

USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.