Study & Intern in Madrid

Study & Intern in Madrid — Dates

Dates & Deadlines

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

 Program TermApp Open DateDeadline
Spring 2019May 1, 2018

Extended to October 15, 2018

October 1, 2018

Arrival & meet host families. January 24
Orientation & Welcome Tapas January 25
Madrid Walking Tour January 25
First Day of Classes January 28
Last day to add/drop February 4
Excursion to Extremadura February 20–22
Excursions to Toledo March 1
Midterm Exams March 11–14
Excursion to Alcala de Henares March 15
Excursion to El Escorial & Valle de los Caidos March 29
Easter Break April 12–21
Closing Ceremony May 9
Departure to US May 10
Summer 2019Aug 1, 2018

March 15, 2019

Arrival (meeting at the airport by the Fundacion’s Coordinators and transportation to host family or student dormitory)  May 16
Orientation, Madrid Walking Tour and Welcome Tapas  TBD
First Day of Class  TBD
Visit to Toledo  TBD
Excursion to North of Spain  TBD
Visit to Prado Museum  TBD
 Last Day of Class/Internships  TBD
 Closing Ceremony  TBD
 Departure  July 12
Fall 2018Dec 1, 2017

April 20, 2018

Arrival, Meeting with families September 5
Guided Tour of Madrid, Orientation, & Welcome Tapas September 6
Visit to museum September 7
First day of classes September 10
Trip to Toledo September 14
Last day to add/drop classes September 17
Excursion to South of Spain October 3–5
Trip to El Escorial Oct 19
Midterm Exams October 22-26
Fall Break October 29–November 2

Excursion to Alcalá de Henares

November 16
Final Exams December 10–13
Closing Ceremony December 13
End of Program December 14

*Program dates are subject to change. Contact the LAC for verification of dates before purchasing your airfare.
**If the deadline falls on a weekend, submit your materials on the following business day.

Orientation Dates & Locations

Orientation will be conducted in two 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 one week prior to the in-person session.

Spring 2019 Monday, November 12, 3:00–6:00 p.m. Blegen Hall 145

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