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					SUMMER 2012   STUDY ABROAD IN MEXICO FOR 3 or 6 WEEKS
              Learn Spanish

                                                                               GONZAGA UNIVERSITY FACULTY-LED STUDY ABROAD PROGRAM



 Gonzaga-in-Cuernavaca
  SUMMER IMMERSION PROGRAM IN MEXICO
         Program Dates                             The Program
         3 WEEK PROGRAM                            Participants will study at the Universidad        relaxed and easy going. The Zócalo, the main
         May 27 - June 17, 2012                    Internacional (UNINTER, Center for Bilingual      square, is alive with sidewalk cafes,
                                                   Multicural Studies) in Cuernavaca, México.        restaurants, bookstores, and shops. Street
         6 WEEK PROGRAM




                                                                                                                                                    Gonzaga Study Abroad
         May 27 - July 8, 2012                     Students may register for any term of             musicians (Mariachis) play. The outdoor
                                                   Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced Spanish,        markets will draw you back again and again!
         Program Features                          or a Hispanic literature or culture class,
              Minimum 6 hours instruction         depending on their competence level in
               daily at UNINTER                    Spanish (director will advise).      During the
                                                   program students will complete a course of
              Maximum of 5 students per class
                                                   study equivalent to three credit hours for the
              Professional Mexican instructors    three weeks session or six credit hours for the
              Classes on Mexican Topics (I and    six weeks session.
               II) taught by the Director of the
               Program                             The City
              Additional free mini-courses on     The city of Cuernavaca is located in a pleasant
               Mexican culture, history,           valley an hour and a half’s drive south of the
               conversation, music, etc.
                                                   cultural richness and excitement of the
              Room and board with a Mexican       capital, Mexico City. Acapulco, Oaxaco,
               family
                                                   Puebla, and Taxco are also easy to reach from
              Tours to Teotihuacan, Mexico DF,    Cuernavaca.
               and Puebla
                                                   The university town of Cuernavaca is a
              Transportation from Mexico City
               to Cuernavaca and return            favorite vacation spot. Permanent residents
                                                   number about 250,000, which nearly doubles
                                                   during vacation seasons. Because of its lush
                                                   and beautiful flora and an average
                                                   temperature of 75 degrees, Cuernavaca is
                                                   known as the “City of Eternal Spring.”

                                                   The atmosphere tends to be that of a big
                                                   town, rather than a big city. There is little
                                                   crime. The people are very friendly. Life is

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Gonzaga-in-Cuernavaca


Program Cost                                         Registration                                      For More Information
                                                     Students receive credit for one/two three-
ESTIMATED PROGRAM COST*:                                                                               DR. LUIS GARCIA-TORVISCO
                                                     credit Spanish classes at Gonzaga (three/six
3 WEEK PROGRAM: $2,800* (3 credits)                  weeks). Students are registered in Summer         Program Director
6 WEEK PROGRAM: $4,170* (6 credits)                  Session I (classes marked with an “MX”) by the    email    garcia-torvisco@gonzaga.edu
*exact cost depends on enrollment and cost-per       Director of the Program according to the          call     509.313.3647
                                                     Spanish classes they have taken before at GU.
-credit for Summer 2012                                                                                Office   E 511 Sharp Avenue, Office 205

Cost includes:
                                                     When to Apply
                                                                                                       GONZAGA UNIVERSITY STUDY ABROAD
 Gonzaga University tuition and fees                APPLICATION DEADLINE:
                                                                                                       call     509.315.3549
 Transportation to and from Mexico Airport          January 24, 2012
  to Cuernavaca                                      Early application is encouraged. Applications              800.440.5391
 One-day cultural trips (2 in 3-week program,       will be reviewed on a rolling basis up to the     visit    www.GoAbroadZAGS.org
  4 in 6-week program)                               application deadline. Operation of this program
                                                                                                       email    studyabroad@gonzaga.edu
                                                     is subject to administrative approval and is
 Books                                                                                                mail     Gonzaga University, Study Abroad
                                                     dependent upon meeting the minimum
 Housing                                            enrollment.                                                Center for Global Engagement
 Meals
                                                                                                                502 E Boone Ave, Ad Box 85
 International Student Identity Card (ISIC)         Application Procedure                                      Spokane, WA 99258-0085
Cost does not include:                               1.   Application form (download from website)                                           Updated: 102011

 Roundtrip airfare, passport fees, and              2.   $50 non-refundable application fee
  personal expenses                                       (payable online)
                                                     3.   Academic Services clearance online form
DEPOSIT                                              4.   Student Life clearance online form
Within two weeks of the date of acceptance,          5.   Return application to the Study Abroad
students are required to reserve their place on           office either in person (323 E Boone Ave)
the program with a $500 deposit that is applied           or by campus mail to AD Box 85.
to the cost of the program.

Passport
Be sure that your passport is valid for six months
after the end of the study abroad program.


Program Requirements
The Gonzaga-in-Cuernavaca summer program
is open to undergraduates of all majors who
meet the following requirements:
 Minimum of one semester of Spanish taken
  at Gonzaga University
 A “B” average in Spanish courses
 Completed application
 Clearance forms




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