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University of Alicante
Alicante, Spain (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
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Housing Option:
Apartment, Home stay Minimum GPA: 2.5
Program Type: Exchange
Language of Instruction:
English, Spanish
Program Advisor: Ehren Kuzekov Areas of Study: Biology, Construction Management, Economics, Geography, Literature, Sociology
Program Description:
University of Alicante
Eligibility: You must be a sophomore or higher upon arrival in Spain and meet WIU study abroad eligibility criteria. Open to all majors.

Alicante Beach

Location: The University of Alicante is a Mediterranean port city located in southeastern Spain. Alicante has a population of about 350,000 people and easy access to the rest of Spain and Europe through its train system and airport.

Academics: There are several course options available depedning on students' needs and interests. One option is to take one Spanish language course along with three courses in English. Students will take a Spanish placement test on arrival to determine placement level. Another option is for students who are interested in taking coursework in Spanish. They must demonstrate language proficiency and can either take all of their courses in Spanish or a mixture of coursework in spanish and English. The current coursework available in English can be found here

University of Alicante

Housing: The accommodation options at the University of Alicante include homestays, shared apartments, and student dormitories. More information is available here

Program Dates: The fall semester dates run from September-January and the spring semester dates run from January-June. It is also possible to participate in this program for the entire academic year.

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/01/2017 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.