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IFSA-Butler Mexico Medical Spanish and Public Health in the Yucatán at Universidad Autónoma
Merida, Mexico (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing Options: Home Stay Areas of Study: Public Health, Spanish
Class Status: 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior Program Type: study abroad
Program: Direct
Program Description:
Location
Merida, Mexico
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When
Summer

¡Bienvenido! We're excited that you're considering IFSA-Butler's Medical Spanish and Public Health in the Yucatán at Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán for your summer abroad. Mérida is a cozy, colonial city located about 20 minutes from the coast. We're sure you're going to love studying there.
 
Application Deadline
April 1

 
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College
Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán (UADY)
 
IFSA-Butler Services
Academics
  • Tuition
  • Full academic advising and course selection/approval assistance
  • Butler University transcript for easy credit transfer
  • Academic records maintenance
  • Grade and credit query assistance
Housing
  • IFSA-Butler arranges housing with carefully selected host families for each program participant
  • The program fee includes three meals per day
Predeparture support services
  • Personalized advising with your IFSA-Butler program advisor
  • Welcome packet, Preparing to Study Abroad guide, Financing Study Abroad guide, and newsletter updates
  • Parental support including Preparing to Study Abroad guide and Financing Study Abroad guide
  • Assistance in accommodating students with disabilities
  • Financial aid assistance and transfers
  • Travel and student visa assistance
  • Group flight arrangements to most destinations
On-site services
  • Full-time IFSA-Butler staff abroad for assistance and support
  • orientation programs (including transportation, accommodation, activities, student handbook and welcome materials, and most meals)
  • Transportation to host university accommodation following orientation
  • Newsletter updates throughout the semester
  • IFSA-Butler welcome meal
Excursions and activities
  • Cultural activities and social events
  • Day trips and sightseeing tours
  • Day trips to renowned archaeological sites such as Uxmal, Chichén-Itzá and Ek Balam
  • Visits to museums and theatres
  • Trips to nearby beaches
  • Cooking and salsa dancing lessons at the IFSA-Mexico office
Health services and emergency assistance
  • Full medical insurance plan for all students
  • 24-hour emergency assistance and support from on-site IFSA-Butler staff
  • Access to local medical facilities
Finances
  • Numerous scholarships available
    Any student applying to an IFSA-Butler program can apply for our general scholarship awards, which are $500 for a summer program, $1,500 for semester study, and $2,000 for the full year. We also offer special opportunities such as First Generation College Student scholarships and a Fill the GAP study abroad savings program that matches contributions up to $1,000. Click here (http://www.ifsa-butler.org/scholarships.html) for more information about our scholarship opportunities.
  • Ability to pay by credit card
  • Support for U.S. university direct billing arrangements
What's next?
For more information or to contact this program's advisor, click here or follow the link below to apply.


 
Contact Us
6201 Corporate Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46278
800-858-0229
www.ifsa-butler.org
studyabroad@ifsa-butler.org


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2018 03/07/2018 ** 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.