- Good academic and disciplinary standing
- Minimum GPA of 3.0
- Language Prerequisites: Advanced Spanish II
In addition to your myGUABROAD application materials, you must complete the IFSA application by the OGE deadline.
*If you do not meet these eligibility requirements, please meet with the OGE Regional Advisor for this program early in the process to discuss your options.
About the Program
IFSA’s Chilean Universities program
in Valparaiso partners with the Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Valparaiso
and Universidad Santa Maria
IFSA’s Chilean Universities program is located in Valparaiso, Chile.
- Full year: July to July
- Fall: mid-July to mid-December
- Spring: mid-February to mid-July
- Calendar year: February to December
Fields of Study
Language of instruction is Spanish.
Fields of study include: Anthropology, Architecture, Art/Art History, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Communications, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Economics, Education, Environmental Studies, Film, Finance, Geography, Government/Political Science, Health Sciences, History, Journalism, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Media Studies, Music, Nursing, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology, Religion/Theology, Research, Social Work, Sociology, Spanish, Theater Studies
You are required to enroll in a full courseload and complete all exams and assignments associated with the course regardless of the credit you wish to receive on the program. Withdrawal from a course or failure to take/complete a final will be regarded as an unauthorized reduction in courseload and a violation of the academic policy.
A full courseload for this program is as follows:
’s Advanced Written and Oral Spanish (4 credits), plus 3-4 regular university courses depending on credit amounts.
The minimum passing grade for this program is: C
You are required to live in program housing.
You live in homestays with Chilean families, and are provided three meals a day.
We are committed to making study abroad accessible to all interested and eligible students. We hope that students with accessibility needs will pursue study abroad opportunities and use the available support services on campus for assistance and advice when necessary.
With over 200 approved-programs, we are confident that you will find a program that fits your interests and goals. Programs offer varying degrees of academic and lifestyle support. Please make an appointment with your OGE advisor to discuss how to best support any special needs you might have on programs that may interest you.
To learn more about the resources for students on campus and also for advice on how to request accommodations overseas, please visit the Georgetown Academic Resource Center’s website
. Additional support can be found on the Mobility International website