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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: Full 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:

Univ. de LeónAerial view of Universidad de León

 

León - Lauren HammerPhoto courtesy of Lauren Hammer '14 - "Newly Leonese, Forever American, Forever Holy Cross" at the León Cathedral


View video of information session held on 9/14/20:  https://youtu.be/27WeyWGyUy0

Name: Universidad de León
Location: León, Spain
University size:  12,000 undergraduate and graduate students
University founded: 1979
 
Terms available: academic year only
Dates: early August to late June
Pre-university program: Pre-university language program at Universidad de Navarra in Pamplona
 
University website: http://www.unileon.es/
Study Abroad website: http://www.unileon.es/estudiantes/internacional-movilidad/estudiantes-visitantes and http://uleext.unileon.es/?q=es
Student life/campus activities: https://actividadesculturales.unileon.es/categoria/6
Calendar: https://www.unileon.es/estudiantes/oferta-academica/grados

Visa fees: $160 ($64 for non-US citizens); $100 for other visa-related costs
Housing deposits: n/a
 
Registration info: Students take Language and Culture 1 and 2 (1 credit per semester), and three university courses per semester. Pre-university language program does not count towards required course load.
ICIP required: Yes
Other requirements: Completed Spanish 301.
Catalog*: https://www.unileon.es/estudiantes/oferta-academica/grados
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 Holy Cross Registrar’s website: http://www.holycross.edu/support-and-resources/office-registrar/study-abroad-equivalencies
 
*Note: Different departments may present their course catalogs differently. Some have a list of available courses, some provide an overview of the required courses for a particular major (Spanish students are much more restricted within their majors). These catalogs are a general guide, you will have assistance in selecting your classes on site.

 All information listed above is subject to change.

For more information, please contact:
Jimena Collingwood, Assistant Director

Email:  jcolling@holycross.edu
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 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2022-2023 11/05/2021 02/18/2022 08/06/2022 06/15/2023