Study Abroad Programs
There are numerous study abroad opportunities (summer, winter, semester-long, and
academic year) available to students. e.g., in San Jose (Costa Rica), and Madrid (Spain)
to name just a few. Excellent scholarship opportunities are available for qualified
The most popular site for month long summer or winter courses has been the University
of Costa Rica, San José; for the past ten years University of Memphis students have
been accompanied by a faculty member for the courses in July, which offer the most
complete choice of undergraduate and graduate courses. Students can obtain up to six
credits in the four- to five-week programs. This year you can go to Costa Rica in
two sessions, either Session 1 from May 22 - June 22, 2014, or Session 2 from June
26 - July 27, 2014. If you are interested in Spain, you can participate in the Madrid
program from July 1 - July 31, 2014.
For more information on the study abroad options and information about scholarships,
other programs, and how to apply to study abroad visit the website of the Study Abroad Office. You can also contact Lindsey Aston, our study abroad advisor, for more information.