AIFS Gap Year Abroad: Salamanca, Spain (J-Term)
Take a gap year on your terms — with AIFS.
We provide all-inclusive, flexible program options to customize your gap year adventure around the world. Mix and match destinations and academic terms for a one-of-a-kind opportunity to earn college credits, immerse yourself in a different culture, acquire global skills and expand your life experience.
AIFS Gap Year Programs are available to high school graduates 18 and over.
Spend your January term in Spain. earning 3 credits studying Spanish language and culture at University of Salamanca. Intensive Spanish language is instructed at four levels including: Elementary (no previous Spanish study required), Intermediate, Advanced and Superior. You'll live with a Spanish family in a homestay accommodation with internet access and meals included. Numerous cultural and social activities are also part of the program to provide you with a true taste of Spanish culture and rewarding study abroad experience.
Spend 3 weeks studying at the world-renowned University of Salamanca, the third oldest university in Europe. Earn 3 credits studying Spanish language at one of 4 levels. Explore modern Salamanca and historic Spain living in a Spanish homestay. Enjoy a guided tour of Salamanca, a tapas tour, Spanish cooking class, a visit to a bullfighting museum, museums, art galleries and more. A 2-day excursion to Madrid is also included in the program, and students selecting an AIFS Flight Package enjoy a 2-night tour of London, England.