Costa Rica Summer Abroad

Aprendizaje de Español y Cultura Costarricense


Programme Details

  • A 4-week cultural immersion language programme offered at the Universidad Nacional, Heredia, Costa Rica.
  • Open to beginners, intermediate and advanced level students.
  • Students can learn the Spanish language and Costa Rican culture, plus have the experience of living with a host family.

Programme Length: 4 weeks

Programme Dates: The month of June


  • Upon arrival students will take a Placement Language Test.
  • Classes meet four hours a day, four days a week.
  • The course comprises 64 course hours, plus hours of independent study.


  • US $2,700
  • The fee includes tuition, two one-day cultural fieldtrips, and one-day classes per week for cooking, Latin dance and folklore. Plus, host family benefits: private room, three meals per day, laundry, and airport pick up and drop off.

Deadline to Apply: End of April