International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987


Culture Corner

ISA Office

The ISA Office is conveniently located across the street from the Universitat de València and is a short 20 minute walk away from the FSU Study Center. The recently updated office is spacious and colorful, and its convenient location makes it a frequent gathering place for students, who often visit the office to study or use the office computers and wireless internet.

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The Universities

Universitat de València
Students participating in the Spanish Language, Culture & Literature program will attend class in the Facultad de Filologia, a large and modern building in the heart of the Blasco Ibañez campus of the Universitat de València. The university is located minutes from the city center, and the neighborhood has many restaurants and locales frequented by local students.

Florida State University-Valencia Study Center
Students participating in the Spanish Language, Sciences & Liberal Arts will attend class at the Florida State University (FSU) Study Center. The Study Center is newly renovated and is housed in two historic buildings in the center of Valencia, just behind the landmark Serrano Towers. The Center contains part of the original Roman city wall, as well as a portion of a thousand-year-old Arabic wall and several 14th century tanning tanks.

Universitat Politècnica de València

Students participating in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics program at the UPV will be attending one of the best universities for technical majors in Europe. The UPV is an American-style campus, with several amenities such as coffee shops, bike repair shops, sports facilities and more.

Universidad Católica de Valencia
Students participating the Health and Natural Sciences program will attend class in near the Jardi Botanic. Students have the opportunity to take courses with locals or international students in English relating to health and natural sciences.

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ISA Housing

ISA students will live in homestays or apartments throughout the city, and location is chosen based on the safety and feel of the neighborhood. Homestays and apartments are conveniently located near their university on foot or via public transportation. Walking is a way of life in Valencia and a wonderful way to explore the city.

To find out more about housing assignments, please visit the "Housing" section of the Valencia page.