Study Abroad

IFSA-Butler Yucatán

Mérida, Mexico

The host institution, ranked the top public university in Mexico, is the Universidad Autónoma de Yucatán in Mérida, the lively capital of the Yucatán peninsula.  Spanish majors must consult with the department for credit in the major.

Only the advanced language program is approved; the beginning language program must be petitioned.

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 the Spanish Department.
Language(s) of instruction available: Spanish
Program link:
Types of housing: Homestay
Amherst approved: Yes
Major(s): Anthropology, Black Studies, Economics, English, History, Law, Jurisp and Social Thought, Psychology, Sociology, Women's and Gender Studies
Student evaluations:

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday: 2-7pm
Friday: 8:30am-4:30pm

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