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Advisor or Instructor: Sylvia Carullo Field of Study: Anthropology, Biology, Ecology, History, Literature, Physical Activity, Psychology, Spanish, Sustainability
Department: OFFC Course Number: 203
Language of Instruction: Spanish Program Host: CIEE
Prerequisites: At least three years of college Spanish Minimum GPA: 2.75
Class Eligibility: Sophomore Housing: Host Family
Program Description:

Valparaiso
CIEE Liberal Arts Program in Valparaíso, Chile
Evolution theorist Charles Darwin, who lived for a time in Valparaíso, wrote: “A man who dares to waste one hour of time has not discovered the value of life.” You’ll understand what he meant after a short time in this colorful city. There’s no time to waste with CIEE in Valparaíso as you live the Spanish language. Classes at a top-ranked university, homestays, volunteering activities, and lots of exploration make this a program not to be missed.

Through direct enrollment at a two local universities, homestays with local families, and a variety of cultural activities and excursions, study abroad in Valparaiso allows you to pursue your academic interests, enhance your Spanish language skills, and gain unparalleled insight into contemporary Chile.

Study abroad in Chile and you will:logo

  • Gain an understanding of Chile through CIEE courses that focus on Chilean heritage, identity, literature, art, and history
  • Study at the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso which is ranked among the top regional universities in Chile
  • Take advantage of community service and volunteer opportunities at local schools, shelters, and non-governmental organizations
  • Participate in cultural and educational activities, including visits to a rural community


Find out more.

Please check the CIEE website for final program dates, and speak with your CIEE Study Abroad Advisor prior to booking airfare. 
 




Pre-Approved GE Credits
This is a list of pre-approved GE credits.  If you want other courses to be considered for GE credit, contact your St. Olaf Program Advisor, Sylvia Carullo.

CHILE: VALPARAISO (IES) APPROVED GE CREDITS


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Academic Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2017-2018 02/27/2017
03/16/2017 02/23/2017 07/07/2017
Fall 2017-2018 02/27/2017
03/16/2017 07/18/2017 12/09/2017
Year 2017-2018 02/27/2017
03/16/2017 07/18/2017 07/06/2018
Fall 2018-2019 03/01/2018 03/22/2018 TBA TBA
Spring 2018-2019 03/01/2018 03/22/2018 02/22/2018 07/10/2018
Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 03/22/2018 TBA TBA

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