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  • Locations: Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Calendar Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: HC applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: Spanish Suggested GPA: 3.0
Language Requirement: Completed at least 301 ICIP Required: Yes
Housing Options: Homestay Community Based Learning: No
Ability to work abroad: No Board: Partial Board
Program Exception Flag: None Program Sponsorship: Holy Cross Office of Study Abroad
Click here for a definition of this term Visa required for U.S. passport holders: Yes Earned Academic Credit: Yes
Program Description:

Argentina: Tiffany Holland '16

Photo courtesy of Tiffany Holland '16 - Buenos Aires:  "Continuing Tradition"


Name: Universidad del Salvador
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
University size: 16,000 undergraduate and graduate students
University founded: 1955
 
Terms available: academic year; fall and spring semesters; calendar year possible
Dates: late June to early July (academic year); late June to mid-November (fall); early February to early July (spring); early February to mid-November (calendar year)
Start and end dates noted are tentative and subject to change.
Pre-university program: Pre-university language program at Universidad del Salvador
 
University website: http://www.usal.edu.ar/
Study Abroad website: http://dcii.usal.edu.ar/dcii/intercambio  (click on the Intercambio tab, then click on "Thinking about studying in Buenos Aires?"
Student life/campus activities: http://www.usal.edu.ar/​
Calendar: http://dcii.usal.edu.ar/dcii/calendario-academico
 
Visa fees: Visa fees: 150 dollars (US citizens are now required to obtain a visa, citizens of other countries must check their requirements: https://turismo.buenosaires.gob.ar/en/article/student-visas-immigration-requirements). All students must apply for a residency card within 30 days of arriving in Buenos Aires.
Housing deposits: n/a
 
Registration info: Students take five university courses per semester, one of which must be a Spanish-language  course for international students. Pre-university language program does not count towards required course load.
ICIP required: Yes
Other requirements: Completed Spanish 301.
Catalog: http://dcii.usal.edu.ar/dcii/oferta-estudios
Courses previously taken by Holy Cross students: https://sa.holycross.edu/index.cfm?FuseAction=Abroad.Home
On left-side menu, click on Courses Taken Abroad for Holy Cross Credit then select program.
Grade equivalency sheet: Available on the Holy Cross Registrar’s website: http://www.holycross.edu/support-and-resources/office-registrar/study-abroad-equivalencies
 
All information listed above is subject to change.

For more information, please contact:
Emma Meade - Assistant Director
Emailemeade@holycross.edu
Phone: 508-793-3090
Office: Smith 213

 



Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2023 11/13/2022 02/20/2023 06/22/2023 11/18/2023
Calendar Year 2024 11/13/2022 02/20/2023 01/15/2024 11/17/2024
Spring 2024 11/13/2022 02/20/2023 01/15/2024 06/23/2024
Academic Year 2023-2024 11/13/2022 02/20/2023 06/22/2023 06/23/2024