LIBERAL ARTS, BUSINESS, SPANISH LANG. & CULTURE 

      FALL 2021 / SPRING 2022

      FALL: Sept 17 - Dec 15, 2021
      SPRING: Late Jan. - Beg. May, 2022
      CREDIT: 12 – 18 Credits
      ELG.: 2.5 GPA Minimum
      LANG. REQS.: 0-6 Semesters


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PROGRAM STRUCTURE AND REQUIREMENTS
PROGRAM DATES, COSTS AND DEADLINES
ACADEMIC CREDIT, GRADING, AND TRANSCRIPT
FINANCIAL AID  

ACCOMMODATION 
COCURRICULAR ACTIVITIES 

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PROGRAM STRUCTURE AND REQUIREMENTS


This program is designed for students from begginning to advanced level of Spanish. 

Students may choose between the following, amongst other various subjects:

  • SPANISH LANGUAGE COURSES (From beginning to advanced level)

  • SPANISH LITERATURE COURSES

  • SPANISH CULTURE COURSES 

  • BUSINESS COURSES
  • ART COURSES

  • HISTORY AND ANTHROPOLOGY RELATED TO SPAIN, EUROPE AND LATIN AMERICA COURSES

  

 

Please note:

 

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

  • Have completed at least one full-time semester of college at the time of application and have at least sophomore standing at the time of participation.

  • A student must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 GPA (semester applicants)* or 2.25 GPA (winterim or summer applicants)**

  • A student must be in good academic standing at the time of participation.

  • No prior knowledge of Spanish is required. However, if you choose a class taught in Spanish from the University of Seville or SAIIE (except the Spanish language courses), you will need to have studied a minimum of 5 semesters of Spanish at university. This condition is crucial for the correct understanding and participation of the student.

  • Each student must take between a minimum of 12 credits and a maximum of 18, per semester. Each class consists of 45 class hours, worth 3 credits except SPAN 3100 (Intercambio Activity), worth 1 credit.


*If your GPA is below 2.5, you are not automatically disqualified from studying abroad. Please contact Esta dirección de correo electrónico está siendo protegida contra los robots de spam. Necesita tener JavaScript habilitado para poder verlo. for more information.

**Students with a grade point average between a 2.0 and 2.25 may be considered on a case-by-case basis for winterim and summer terms at the discretion of SAIIE. 

 


COURSE REQUIREMENTS

  • It is mandatory that every student takes the ART 3800 class (Artistic Monuments in Seville taught in Spanish) or ART 3900 (Artistic Monuments in Seville taught in English) taught at the SAIIE center.

  • A 3 credits Spanish language or literature course:

    -Spanish language courses are offered at SAIIE and US (Universidad de Sevilla) from beginning to advanced level.   

    -Spanish literature courses are offered for students that have completed at least five semesters or equivalent of college-level Spanish.  

  • Take a minimum of 2 classes at the University of Seville taught in English or Spanish. 


PROGRAM DATES, COSTS AND DEADLINES 

Fall 2021 / Spring 2022

Fall 2021 Dates: September 17, 2021 - December 15, 2021  

Sept 17  Arrive in Seville, Spain
Sept 18 SAIIE orientation & welcome dinner
Sept 20  Classes begin at SAIIE and U.S. (Universidad de Sevilla)
Oct 1-3 Optional weekend trip (TBD)
Oct 11 SAIIE First Exams
Oct 12 Spanish holiday
Oct 13-14  SAIIE First Exams
Oct 18-19 US Exams
Oct 22-24 Included weekend trip (TBD)
Nov 1 Spanish holiday
Nov 8-11 SAIIE Second Exams
Nov 12 Included Córdoba day trip
Nov 19-21  Optional weekend trip (TBD)
Nov 26 Included Ronda day trip
Dec 3  Optional hiking day trip
Dec 6 Spanish holiday 
Dec 7 SAIIE and U.S. Final Exams
Dec 8 Spanish holiday
Dec 13-14 SAIIE and U.S. Final Exams
Dec 14 Included Farewell party
Dec 15 End of the term, accommodation checkout, and first day to Leave


Spring 2022 Dates:
 Late January - Beg. May, 2022 (TBD)

Jan  Arrive in Spain at Seville Airport (SVQ) / SAIIE orientation + Optional walking tour
Feb  SAIIE & Universidad de Sevilla (U.S.) classes begin / Conversations class begins + Flamenco show
Feb  Conversation class + Included welcome tapas dinner
Feb  Conversation class & Included bus tour around the city
Feb  Intercambio orientation at SAIIE
Feb  Optional weekend trip (TBD)
Mar  Last day to add or change classes at SAIIE
Mar Included Ronda day trip
Mar    SAIIE First Exams
Mar  Optional Hiking day trip
Mar  Spanish Holiday! Semana Santa
Apr  Included weekend trip (TBD)
Apr  Second Exams
Apr  Included Córdoba day trip
Apr  Spanish Holiday! (Feria)
Apr  Optional weekend trip (TBD)
May  SAIIE and U.S. Final Exams  
May  Included Farewell Party  
May  End of the term, accommodation checkout, and first day to Leave



Fall 2021/ Spring 2022 Program Cost*

- $11,800 for Wisconsin Residents, Minnesota Residents, and Students from Co-Op Institutions
- $12,200 for UW-Platteville Tri-State Initiative Students
- $12,800 for Non-Residents

 

Fall 2021/ Spring 2022 Program Cost Includes:

  • UW-Platteville support services before, during, and after the program
  • Mandatory CISI health and medical evacuation insurance
  • SAIIE full-time tuition and fees
  • Airport reception and on-site orientation
  • 24/7 on-site support throughout the term
  • Accommodation with most meals and one load of laundry per week
  • Program excursions and activities (Morocco weekend excursion -Spring-, Ronda day excursion, Cordoba day excursion, and Italica day excursion)
  • Welcome and Farewell meals

Fall 2021/ Spring 2022 Out-of-Pocket Costs Include:

  • U.S. Passport ($135)
  • Spanish Visa (estimated at $160)
  • Airfare (estimated at $1,000)
  • Meals not included with accommodation (estimated at $500)
  • Mandatory International Student Identification Card (ISIC) ($25)
  • Local transportation (estimated at $150)
  • School supplies and books (estimated at $75)
  • Optional excursions and activities (costs will be determined depending on the number of participants but will include: Two weekend excursions (TBD), Jerez day excursion, Aracena day excursion, Gibraltar day excursion and Carmona day excursion)
  • Athletic programs
  • Any costs due to possible quarantine requirements due to COVID-19

*Costs subject to change, please contact us for the most up-to-date program costs.

APPLICATION DEADLINES

TERM ABROAD CYCLE OPENS DEADLINE         

Fall 2021

October 1

April 15 

Spring 2022

April 1

October 15

Academic Year 2021/22

October 1

April 15 


Missed the deadline? Please contact us to enquire about late application options. 

 

 

ACADEMIC CREDIT, GRADING, AND TRANSCRIPT

When you are accepted into the SAIIE program you should inform your academic advisor and study abroad office at your home campus about your intent to go abroad on our program to make sure you will receive all the credits that you take through the SAIIE program. 

To learn more about Credit Transfer, Grading and Transcript please visit our website here 

 


 

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 ACCOMMODATION

All students participating in our program are placed in carefully screened Spanish homes, usually in pairs.   

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 COCURRICULAR ACTIVITIES 

CULTURAL ACTIVITIES
TRIPS
INTERCAMBIO PROGRAM
SPORTS ACTIVITIES  
VOLUNTEERING       

To learn more about the different opportunitties that we offer please visit our website here

 

 

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