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  • Locations: Valparaiso, Chile
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Calendar Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: IFSA-Butler 
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/15/2017
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Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Calendar Year 2017 12/31/2017 ** Rolling Admission 02/17/2017 12/11/2017

** 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.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Third Party / Provider Program Majors: Anthropology Majors, Art History Majors, Biology Majors, Broadcast Journalism - Radio/TV/Film Majors, Business Majors, Chemistry Majors, Communications Majors, Computer Science Majors, Economics Majors, Education Majors, Enviromental Science Majors, Geography Majors, History Majors, Journalism Majors, Marine Biology Majors, Mathematics Majors, Music Majors, Philosophy Majors, Physics Majors, Political Science Majors, Psychology Majors, Religion Majors, Sociology Majors, Spanish Majors
Student Level: JR-Junior, SR-Senior GPA: 2.75
Language of Instruction: Spanish Housing: Home stay
Program Description:
Location
Valparaíso, Chile
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When
Fall, Spring, and Year

Situated between the mountains and the sea, the Chilean Universities Program, Valparaíso provides a unique setting for study abroad. Cobbled streets, Victorian houses and a bustling port, the city is famous for its charm and picture-perfect views.
 
Application Deadline
Spring: October 15
Fall: April 1


 
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Host Universities
Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, Universidad de Valparaíso
 
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 students live with a carefully selected host family
  • Host family homes are located in beautiful and chic Viña del Mar, just ten minutes from Valparaíso
  • Program fee includes three meals per day
  • IFSA-Butler houses only one student per family for maximum cultural and language integration
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
  • Airport pickup for group flights
  • Full-time IFSA-Butler staff abroad for assistance and support
  • 4- to 10-day orientation programs (including transportation, accommodation, activities, student handbook and welcome materials, and most meals)
  • Intensive language program
  • Transportation to host university accommodation following orientation
  • New student orientation at host university
  • Newsletter updates throughout the semester
  • IFSA-Butler welcome meal
Excursions and activities
  • Mid-semester weekend excursions and adventure trips
  • Cultural activities and social events
  • Day trips and sightseeing tours
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.
  • Monthly payment plan available
  • 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