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  • Locations: Alicante, Spain
  • Program Terms: Summer
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
  • Restrictions: Longwood applicants only
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Model: Affiliate Language of Instruction: Spanish
Program Type: Study abroad Minimum GPA: 2.5
Housing: Dormitory, Homestay Academic Partner: CIEE
Program Description:

Summer Intensive Spanish Language


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Program Overview

Spend eight weeks of your summer improving and advancing your Spanish language skills in the beautiful coastal city of Alicante! Designed for students at an intermediate or advanced level of Spanish, this intensive language program will immerse you in the sounds, culture, and community of Spain, giving you an authentic taste of Spanish life.  

When class is in session, courses are delivered in Spanish at CIEE Alicante. Outside the classroom, your coursework will be augmented through exciting co-curricular activities designed to increase intercultural understanding. You will also have every opportunity to spend your free time exploring Alicante and taking advantage of all this stunning seaside city has to offer.  

Unique Experiences


to one of the most emblematic cities in Spain.


by living with a Spanish family.


instruction for your needs.

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Excursions & Activities

  • Visit Valencia, Madrid, or Granada on an overnight trip
  • Take a day trip to the Alicante Province or the Valencian Autonomous Community
  • Go on guided tours of monuments and museums in Alicante
  • Play soccer and watch the local team (Hercules) win  
  • Try your hand at cooking tapas to partake in Alicante’s traditions with local peers 

What's Included

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Meals
  • Three-day orientation – an introduction to Spanish culture, your academic program, and the city, plus practical information about living in your host city
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
  • 24/7 emergency on-site support

1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!

GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.

Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.

Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.

Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.

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  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel protection included


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Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.