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Spanish Language & Latin American Studies

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Summer 2 2017 (Jun 13, 2017 to Jul 22, 2017)
Catalog Code: IVPU1217

The Spanish Language & Latin American Studies summer program is designed for students looking for an intensive and immersive language program. This program is open to students at the intermediate and advanced levels of Spanish proficiency. All courses are taught at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso by local university professors. ISA participants take classes alongside other international students.

Program Highlights:

  • Urban style campus right across from the ISA Valparaíso office.
  • Students typically progress through one language level over the course of a summer session.
  • Latin American Studies courses available in English!
Summer + Summer Programs Available: Students may participate in the Summer 1 + Summer 2 sessions of this program by selecting their two summers of interest when submitting the initial ISA online aplication. For more information about this option, please contact your Chile Site Specialist.

Prices & Dates

June 13, 2017 - July 22, 2017

Session Dates:


Catalog Code:



April 25, 2017 Extended to May 5, 2017

Application Due Date:

May 10, 2017

Final Forms & Payments Due:

Program in Progress

Admissions Status:

*prices and dates are subject to change


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

Students must have completed or tested out of a minimum of two semesters (three quarters) of college-level Spanish.

Additional Program Options


Service-Learning placements are offered in this site and may be combined with an ISA academic program. Email moc.daorbaseiduts@gninraelecivres or speak with a program manager at 512-777-2868 about your options.

Mission Work

ISA's Veritas Christian Study Abroad division adds ministry service opportunities and spiritual support to existing ISA programs. Students interested in participating in missions while studying abroad must apply to a Veritas program (Visit to view program options). Veritas programs promote spiritual growth through the on-site support of a Mission Mentor as well as engaging academic and mission experiences. Speak with a Veritas representative at 512-215-3797 or email

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