Mendoza, Argentina

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Program Provider: 
Institute for Study Abroad (IFSA/Butler), Universidad Naciaonal de Cuyo and Universidad de Congresso

Duration:
  • Semester 1 (Mid February - Early July)
  • Semester 2 (Late July- Mid December)

Requirements:
  • GPA - 3.0
  • 4 semesters of university-level Spanish

Academics:
  • The program at Universidad Nacional de Cuyo requires students to take one or two program courses designed specifically for IFSA-Butler students as well as 3-4 university courses. All students must take Advanced Spanish and Argentine Culture; Regional Development is optional.
  • The Universidad de Congreso is the newest addition to the Mendoza program. Students may find that the Congreso offers a very good selection of international relations and social science courses from which to choose.
  • One of the benefits of the Mendoza program is the availability of academic tutors for those students who feel they need extra help.

Field Trips and Cultural Activities
  • Three-day excursion to a destination such as Colonia, Uruguay; Montevideo, Uruguay; or Rosario, Argentina.
  • Music concerts, theatrical productions, rugby and soccer matches, Argentine film screenings, urban biking and canoe trip, tango classes, polo demonstration class at an Estancia, and museum tours.
  • Special occasion and special interest meals throughout the year 

Housing
  • Students will live with a carefully selected Argentine host family.
  • IFSA-Butler houses only one student per family for maximum cultural and language integration.
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Links:
Butler - Mendoza
Butler - Argentina Overview