Valencia, Spain
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Valencia Calendars - 2019-20 Yearlong

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2018 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
February 15, 2019 Fall Early Admission Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
June 1 Application Closes (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)
August 15 Spring Early Admission Ends ($500 confimation deposit is non-refundable)
November 15 Spring Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
December 1 Spring Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
Program Dates
August 27, 2019 Departure from US on optional group flight (if on the optional tour/field study)
August 28 Arrival in Barcelona before 8 pm (if on the tour/field study)
August 29 - September 1 Optional Barcelona Tour/Field Study
August 31 Depart US (those not on tour)
September 1 Arrival in Valencia (all students)
September 2 Mandatory orientation
Move into housing
September 3 Fall courses begin
September 4 Walking tour of Valencia
September 7 Field Trip - Albufera and Aquarium
September 8 Group activity—Parque Natural de la Albufera
September 21 Field Trip—Peñíscola
October 9 Regional holiday—no classes
October 12 National holiday—no classes
October 19 Field trip—Calderona
November 1 National holiday—no classes
December 6 National holiday—no classes
December 8 National holiday—no classes
December 12 Fall courses end
December 12 - 13 Fall final examinations
January 4 - 7, 2020 Optional Madrid Tour/Field Study
January 9 Spring courses begin
Walking tour of Valencia
January 11 Field Trip - Albufera and Aquarium
January 12 Group activity—Parque Natural de la Albufera
January 22 Regional holiday—no classes
February 15 Field Trip—Xativa & wine cellar visit
March 15 - 19 Fallas festival
April 4 Field trip—Denia
April 9 - 20 Spring break
May 7 - 8 Spring final examinations
Program end date coincides with the date of last final exam
May 8 Spring courses end
May 9 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.