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San Sebastián Calendars – 2021 Summer Sessions I & II

Program Deadlines

February 15, 2021 Summer I & II Early Admission Ends ($500 confimation deposit is non-refundable)
March 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
May 1 Summer I & II Balance Due Deadline
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

May 18, 2021 Departure from the US on optional group flight (if on the optional tour/field study)
May 19 Arrival in Madrid required by 8 pm (if on the tour/field study)
May 19 - 23 Optional Madrid Tour/Field Study
May 22 Depart from the US (if not on tour)
May 23 Arrival in San Sebastián required by 7 pm (all students)
May 23 Overnight in orientation hotel
May 24 Mandatory orientation
May 24 Move into housing
May 25 Session I courses begin
TBD Field trip—Guipuzcoa
TBD Field trip—The Pyrenees
June 28 Session I courses end
June 29 Session I final examinations
TBD Field trip—Bilbao
July 6 Session II courses begin
TBD Field trip—French Basque Country
July 29 Session II courses end
July 30 Session II final examinations
July 31 Program end date
July 31 Last day to 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.

Quick Details

2020-21 App. Cycle

Spring: Open for late applications (Running with modifications)

2021-22 App. Cycle

Summer programs: Open

Fall/Yearlong: Open

Spring: Open


Minimum GPA: 2.5

Program Type



US Credit

Program Capacity

65 students


English | Spanish | Basque


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