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IES: Quito, Direct Enrollment - Universidad San Francisco de Quito
Quito, Ecuador
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Calendar Yr (S. Hem),
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: IES 
Program Dates &
Deadlines:
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Restrictions: CU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
 Lang. of Instruction:
Spanish
 Lang. Courses Offered:
Spanish
 Program Type:
Direct Enrollment, Internship
 Minimum GPA:
3.0
Housing: Homestay
 A&S Approved?:
conditional
Fields of Instruction: Anthropology, Architecture, Arts Administration, Business Management, Communication, Cultural Studies, Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Gender Studies, Geology, Government (Political Science), Health & Human Services, International Relations, Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy, Psychology, Social Policy, Sociology, Spanish Language, Theology Study Abroad Advisor : Ann Hoover
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Quito Direct Enrollment - Universidad San Francisco de Quito

Program Overview

Quito USFQ

Quito is perfect for the adventurous soul. With its surrounding mountains, you're always just a climb away from a breathtaking view of the valley and from a bird's-eye view of the colonial Spanish architecture that makes the city famous. Plus, Quito is a great base for trips to the rainforests and marine habitats that make Ecuador famous around the world. We invite you to Ecuador to improve your Spanish while enjoying all that this amazing city has to offer.

While in Quito, you will directly enroll at the Universidad San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) and take all of your courses at the University. Because USFQ offers nearly 1,500 courses each semester in a wide variety of disciplines, students with almost any academic interest can find exciting and challenging enrollment options.

Visit www.IESabroad.org for complete program details.

NOTE: Program dates listed in Studio Abroad are approximate. Please refer to IES Abroad predeparture materials for planning travel.

Why Quito?

Sit back, relax, and dream about the adventures that await you in Ecuador. First, imagine exploring Quito's vibrant neighborhoods and admiring the beautiful colonial Spanish architecture that makes the city a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Next, picture yourself studying the ecological diversity of the Galápagos Islands, standing on the equator in Mitad del Mundo, and hiking the mountain rainforest in Loja Province. Pack your bags now—South America awaits you.

Student Life

Whether it's an orientation program that makes you feel prepared, housing that is well-located and comfortable, or the field trips that take you to places off the beaten path—we're all about our student services. To find out more specific details, click here and select the Student Life tab.

About IES Abroad

Everything we do is about the IES Abroad student. Our profoundly passionate team of study abroad professionals believes in creating once-in-a-lifetime educational adventures that transcend expectations. Our goal is to rock the world of some 6,000 study abroad students every year. From our headquarters in Chicago to our 115+ study abroad programs in more than 35 global locations worldwide, we create authentic global education and life-affirming cultural experiences.

Discover more about what we offer with all of our programs.

More Information:
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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Approx. Start Approx. End
Spring 2015 09/15/2014** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Programs may fill long before their final deadline. * Recommendation--For SPRING: APPLY in MAY to study abroad the following spring. For FALL/YEAR: APPLY in DECEMBER. Later applications are always welcome, but colleges may need time to process your approval.