Study Abroad

IFSA-Butler Costa Rica

Heredia, Costa Rica

Program is hosted by the Universidad Nacional in Heredia, a few miles outside of San Jose. Spanish majors may receive credit in the major, see the department website for more information.  Only this advanced language program is approved.

Language pre-requisites:

4 semesters of college-level Spanish or the equivalent required.

If you need a language assessment/recommendation form as part of the application, contact Victoria Maillo in the Spanish Department, vmaillo[at]
Language(s) of instruction available: Spanish
Program link:
Types of housing: Homestay
Amherst approved: Yes
Major(s): Social Sciences, Humanities, Sciences
Student evaluations:

Summer Hours

Monday - Friday
Converse 106

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