Dates and Fees | API Study Abroad
Dates and Fees

Highlights

  • Classes taught in Spanish
  • Volunteer and community involvement opportunities
  • Transcript from U.S. accredited institution (Fairfield University)
  • International excursion

Requirements

  • Minimum 3.0 G.P.A.
  • Open to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors
  • Open to high-intermediate, advanced, and superior-level Spanish students
  • Completed API application
  • University contact information form
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Official transcript
  • Entry requirement: valid passport
  • Applicants who are not U.S. citizens are encouraged to contact API prior to applying for more specific information about entry requirements.

Add on a Volunteer Program!

  • API students completing a study abroad program (particularly in Latin America) may be interested in extending their stay on an API volunteer abroad program. Click on the link below for more information on options and pricing.
  • Volunteer Add-On Options

Dates & Fees

FALL SEMESTER 2018
Aug 20, 2018 - Dec 15, 2018
$12,250

ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
Aug 20, 2018 - May 11, 2019
$23,500

SPRING SEMESTER 2019
Jan 5, 2019 - May 11, 2019
$12,250

The beginning date for each program listed below is the day that students need TO ARRIVE in Costa Rica. When making travel arrangements, please pay close attention to arrival dates and times. If you have any questions, please call the API office before purchasing tickets.

Deadlines

FALL SEMESTER 2018
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Jun 10, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE: Jul 1, 2018

ACADEMIC YEAR 2018-2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Jun 10, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE: Jul 1, 2018

SPRING SEMESTER 2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Oct 20, 2018
PAYMENT DEADLINE: Nov 15, 2018