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 15th, 2020 by 5:00 pm.  The selection committee will review all completed applications and will notify those students who are accepted by  February 1st, 2020. 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 February 1st, 2020  to pay a $300 deposit. The first payment of the $1,700 will be due by March 1st, 2020  and the final payment of $1,683 will be due by April 1st, 2020.  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: 

Refund policy: Deposit is non-refundable. No refunds are available after April 1, 2020. Other payments made before April 1, 2020 may be refundable, at the discretion of the program directors, minus any funds that have already been paid out of the student's behalf.