Students are required to have an overall grade point average of 2.9 or higher. Students with a lower GPA should contact the program directors.

Students must be able to enroll in SPAN 2001 or higher. This means that they should have either (1) completed SPAN 1002 with a C or higher, (2) been placed into SPAN 2001 or higher after taking the Spanish placement exam, or (3) have received transfer or advanced placement credits for SPAN 1002.  


The application deadline is January 11, 2017.  The selection committee will review all completed applications and will notify those students who are accepted by  January 18. In some cases, an in-person interview with the program directors will be required as part of the application process. In order to reserve their spot in the program, accepted students will have until January 27 to pay a $300 deposit. The balance of the program payment ($2,900) will be due by March 15.  All payments will be made on-line.

By completing the application, students agree to pay the deposit and balance if they are accepted. The schedule of refunds for withdrawals is as follows: 

withdrawal before March 25: all but $100