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San Sebastián Calendars – 2022-23 Yearlong

Program Deadlines

May 1, 2022 Application Deadline
June 15 Fall Confirmation Deposit Refund Deadline
June 15 Fall Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
July 1 Fall Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
November 15 Spring Confirmation Deposit Refund Deadline
November 15 Spring Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
December 1 Spring Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)

Program Dates

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.
Note: The following calendar includes possible field trips. Due to continually evolving COVID-19 regulations field trip dates and locations are subject to change. Students will receive more details after the program start.
August 30 Departure from U.S. on optional group flight (if on the tour)
August 31 Arrival in Madrid (if on the tour)
August 31 - September 3 Optional tour - Madrid
September 3 Depart from the U.S. (if not on tour)
September 4 Arrival in San Sebastián (all students)
September 4 Move into housing
September 5 - 7 Mandatory orientation | Orientation activity
TBD Walking tour of San Sebastián
Early September Fall courses begin
TBD Field trip—Santander and Santillana del Mar
TBA Field trip—witch caves of Zugarramurdi with hike in Pyrenees
Mid December Fall courses end
Mid December Fall final examinations
Early January Optional Tour - Madrid
Mid January Spring courses begin
TBD Field trip—Gulpuzcoa
TBD Spring break
TBD Field trip—Burgos
Mid May Spring courses end
Mid May Spring final examinations
Mid May Program end date
Mid May 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. 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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