Specialty Programs have an on-site Resident Director (RD) who is responsible for the USAC ofice abroad and overall operations of the program, including securing appropriate student housing, hiring top-level faculty, organizing field trips and optional tours, and overseeing your general well-being.
Sebastian Bombi, a native of Uruguay, is the Resident Director for the Montevideo program. He has worked for USAC since 2003 as the RD of the Cuba summer and January programs, and prior to that as program staff in Costa Rica. The RD, assisted by program staff, meets the group flight at the airport, provides an on-site orientation, takes you to your program housing, and organizes interesting field studies and optional tours.
Summer: Opens 9/1
Fall/Yearlong: Opens 9/1
Spring: Opens 9/1
Preferred GPA: 2.5