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San Sebastián Calendars – 2021 Fall

Program Deadlines

June 15, 2021 $500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable
June 15 Extended Application Deadline (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
June 15 Fall Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
July 1 Fall Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)

Program Dates

August 31, 2021 Departure from US on optional group flight
September 1 Arrival in San Sebastián before 6:30 pm
September 1 Move into housing
September 2 Mandatory orientation part I
September 3 Mandatory orientation part II
September 3 Courses begin
TBD Walking tour of San Sebastián
September 9 Holiday—No Classes
October 12 National holiday—No Classes
November 1 National holiday—No Classes
TBD Field trip—Witch Caves of Zugarramurdi with hike in Pyrenees
November 19 Courses end
November 22 - 23 Final examinations
November 23 Program end date coincides with the date of last final exam
November 24 Last day to move out of program housing (noon checkout)
November 24 *Open return is not possible unless students have the necessary documents to stay in Europe for more than 90 days

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

2022-23 App. Cycle

  • Summer Session I (5-weeks): Open
    • Deadline: March 15
  • Summer Session II (4-weeks): Open
    • Deadline: April 15
  • Summer Session I&II (9-weeks): Open
    • Deadline: March 15
  • Fall/Yearlong: Open
    • Deadline: May 1
  • Spring: Open
    • Deadline: Oct 1


Preferred GPA: 2.5

Program Type



US Credit

Program Capacity

65 students


English | Spanish | Basque


APUNE--Associación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España

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