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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:

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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)
Pre-university program: Pre-university language program at Universidad del Salvador
University website:
Study Abroad website:  (click on the Intercambio tab, then click on "Thinking about studying in Buenos Aires?"
Student life/campus activities:​
Visa fees: Visa fees: 160 dollars (US citizens are now required to obtain a visa, citizens of other countries must check their requirements: All students must apply for a residency card within 30 days of arriving in Buenos Aires (fees are around $50).
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.
Courses previously taken by Holy Cross students:
On left-side menu, click on Courses Taken Abroad for Holy Cross Credit then select program.
Grade equivalency sheet: Available on Holy Cross Registrar’s website:
All information listed above is subject to change.

For more information, please contact:
Jimena Collingwood, Assistant Director
Phone: 508-793-3090
Office: Smith 217


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2022 11/05/2021 02/18/2022 06/23/2022 11/12/2022
Calendar Year 2023 11/05/2021 02/18/2022 01/16/2023 11/11/2023
Spring 2023 11/05/2021 02/18/2022 01/16/2023 06/24/2023
Academic Year 2022-2023 11/05/2021 02/18/2022 06/23/2022 06/24/2023