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Valencia Calendars – 2023 Summer Sessions I & II

Program Deadlines

April 1, 2023 Application Deadline
April 15 Summer I & II Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
April 15 Summer Session I Confirmation Deposit Refund Deadline
April 15 Summer Session I Tuition Refund Deadline | Refer to Enhanced Refund Policy
May 15 Summer Session II Tuition Refund Deadline | Refer to Enhanced Refund Policy

Program Dates

Note: Due to continually evolving COVID-19 regulations field trip dates and locations are subject to change.
May 31 Departure from the U.S. on optional group flight
June 1 Arrival in Valencia Before 7pm | Program starts
June 1 Move into program housing
June 2 Mandatory orientation
June 3 Field trip — La Albufera National Park
June 4 Field trip — Les Ciutat de les Artes I les Ciències
June 5 Session I — First day of instruction
June 17 Field trip — Peñíscola
June 28 Session I — Last day of instruction
June 29 Session I final examinations
July 4 Session II — First day of instruction
July 8 Field trip — Saint Joseph's Caves & Chilches Beach
July 22 Field trip — Montanejos
July 27 Session II — Last day of instruction
July 28 Session II final examinations
July 29 Program ends
July 29 Move out of program housing
July 29 Optional group flight return | Individual 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

2023-24 Application Cycle

  • Summer: Open
    • Research Assistantship: Contact USAC
    • Session I or I&II deadline: April 1
    • Session II deadline: May 1
  • Fall/Yearlong: Open
    • Deadline: May 1
  • Spring: Open
    • Deadline: Oct 1


Summer and Semester Programs:

Preferred 2.5 GPA

Summer Research Assistantship Program:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Junior standing at time of internship
  • Two semesters of college-level Spanish
    • Some research labs may have a higher language proficiency requirement
  • STEM Major or Minor
  • No COVID-19 vaccine exemptions

Program Type



US Credit

Program Capacity

Summer: 60 students

Semester: 65 students


English | Spanish


APUNE – Asociación de Programas Universitarios Norteamericanos en España

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