Study Abroad in Buenos Aires

Study Abroad in Buenos Aires — Dates

Dates & Deadlines

Submit the online application and complete the assigned application checklist according to the appropriate deadline:

Program TermApp Open DateDeadline*
Fall 2019Dec 1, 2018April 1, 2019
Depart US Sunday, August 18, 2019
Arrive in Buenos Aires Monday, August 19, 2019
Orientation, grammar workshops & core course begin Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Regular classes begin Monday, August 26, 2019
Fall Break Friday, October 11 - Sunday, October 20, 2019
Last day of classes Thursday, December 5, 2019
Depart Buenos Aires Friday, December 6, 2019
Arrive in US Saturday, December 7, 2019
Winter Break 2019–20May 1, 2019October 15, 2019
US Departure Saturday, December 28, 2019
Argentina arrival Sunday, December 29, 2019
Classes begin Monday, December 30, 2019
Last day of classes Friday, January 17, 2020
Argentina Departure Saturday, January 18, 2020
US Arrival Sunday, January 20, 2020
Spring 2020May 1, 2019 October 15, 2019
US Departure Sunday, January 19, 2020
Argentina Arrival Monday, January 20, 2020
Orientation week/core course begins Monday, January 20–Friday, January 24, 2020
Regular classes begin Monday, January 27, 2020
Spring Break Friday, March 13–Sunday, March 22, 2020
Argentina Departure Friday, May 8, 2020
US Arrival Saturday, May 9, 2020
May 2019August 1, 2018March 15, 2019
US Departure Saturday May 18, 2019
Argentina Arrival Sunday May 19, 2019
Classes begin Monday May 20, 2019
Argentina Departure Saturday June 8, 2019
US Arrival Sunday June 9, 2019
Summer 2019August 1, 2018March 15, 2019
US Departure Saturday June 8, 2019
Argentina Arrival Sunday June 9, 2019
Classes begin Monday June 10, 2019
Argentina Departure Saturday June 29, 2019
US Arrival Sunday June 30, 2019
May + Summer 2019August 1, 2018March 15, 2019
US Departure Saturday May 18, 2019
Argentina Arrival Sunday May 19, 2019
Classes begin Monday May 20, 2019
Argentina Departure Saturday June 29, 2019
US Arrival Sunday June 30, 2019

* Click the appropriate term to expand the dates chart.
** Late applications are considered on a case-by-case basis. If the deadline has passed, contact Molly Micheels to inquire about applying late.

*Applications after this deadline may be considered. Contact Molly Micheels at mollym@umn.edu to inquire.
**If the deadline falls on a weekend, submit your materials on the following business day.

Orientation Dates & Locations

Orientation will be conducted in 2 parts: an online orientation, which is mandatory for all students, and an in-person, program-specific session. You will receive more information about the online orientation via email. Failure to complete the online orientation will impact your ability to go abroad.

See below for tentative dates and times for your in-person session. You will be notified of the official date and time via email. Participants will receive applicable orientation materials via email approximately 1 week prior to the in-person session.

Term AbroadDate/TimeLocation
May/Summer and Fall 2019 Wednesday, April 17: 3:00 - 5:30 p.m. Blegen Hall 140

Program Handbook Program Orientation