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Semester at the University Pablo de Olavide

Seville, Spain

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Experience a European campus lifestyle in Seville, Spain for a semester. As a full-time student, you will live in an apartment with locals or other international students or may choose to upgrade your housing option and live with a Spanish host family. You will have the option to take University courses in English or Spanish at the University Pablo de Olavide to satisfy home school credits. Our career preparation training will provide you with the tools and skills needed to articulate your study abroad experience in a resume and use it to dominate your interviews as you launch your career.

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS

  • Live and study in Seville Spain during a fall or spring semester.
  • Enroll full-time at the Escuela Universitaria Superior de Andalucia (EUSA).
  • Take content courses in English and Spanish language courses.
  • Participate in our local activities and excursions.
  • Empower your resume through our cultural training and Myers Briggs sessions.
  • Receive post program support in your job search.


 

HOST INSTITUTION

The University Pablo de Olavide (UPO) is a fully accredited, state-run institution located in Seville, Spain that is recognized by the Spanish Ministry of Education as a degree granting institution of higher learning. With over 8000 students and more than 1500 international students, UPO offers a international campus atmosphere similar to many U.S. university campuses. Offering courses in both Spanish and English, as international students you will have a wide range of courses to choose from.

 

CAREER PREPARATION

The effectiveness of your ability to articulate your experience abroad in a resume and interview will have a profound impact on your employability. GlobalEd provides cultural training to prepare you for your immersion experience and provides you with a framework for understanding and analyzing different cultural values. You will also receive Myers-Briggs training to gain an in-depth understanding of your own personality and be able to explain why people act and think the way they do. Our ongoing coaching throughout your session abroad will help you contextualize your experiences in a positive and productive manner. And finally, you will learn how to put all of this into a resume and use it to dominate your interviews for the first years of your career.

Housing

As a student you will have different housing options to choose from to match your lifestyle. From self-catered apartments to living with a Spanish family (for an extra fee) and receiving three meals per day all students will live within a 10-20 minute walk from campus.

Student life

You will also have access to cultural activities such as walking tours of the city, visiting monuments, and joining excursions that will allow you to meet locals and other international students from around the world.

Cultural Activities

The calendar of activities will be posted at the beginning of each term. Activities will vary depending on the time of year.
  • Horse & Carriage
  • Walking Tour
  • Tapas Night Out
  • April Fair
  • Semana Santa
  • Arab Tea
  • Language Exchange Partner

Trips and Excursions

This program typically includes excursions to the cities of Cordoba (day trip), Granada (overnight) and the Roman ruins of Itálica (day trip). Aside from programmed excursions, students often join other international students to:
  • Gibraltar
  • Lagos, Portugal
  • Morocco
  • London
  • Rome
  • Amsterdam

 

Study Abroad Program Gallery

 

upo library 2
upo classrooms
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mediación familiar
upo welcomes its international students
upo orientation
upo landmark
upo students get to know each other on campus
upo orientation 2
upo campus map
upo orientation 3
upo walking tours
upo students on the grass
upo activities
upo students cheering

 

Study Abroad Program Pricing

 

Fall 2018 Study Abroad UPO

$11,900

Datesmid Sept - mid Dec 2018
Application Deadline30 June 2018

Spring 2018 Study Abroad UPO

$12,900

Dates25 January - 25 May 2018
Application Deadline30 November 2018

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