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Winter Program | Buenos Aires, Argentina

Study Abroad Programs at City College

Winter Program | Buenos Aires, Argentina


Winter 2020

Dates: January 2- 23, 2020

Credits: 3 - 6


Buenos Aires is one of the great Latin American cities with cultural and artistic venues. Argentina is a very cosmopolitan and multicultural country. That offers students the chance to experience a rich and unique urban lifestyle. Argentina combines cosmopolitan features with uniquely local forms of sociability. Studying in Buenos Aires allows you to immerse yourself in a new culture enhancing your language skills. Students will be exposed to the broader regional and trans-national Latin American culture of the 21st century.


UNTREF offers a variety of courses in Spanish language and electives taught in English.  Choose three to six credits from the list below:

  • Human Rights in Argentina  and Latin America - 3 credits
  • Human Rights and the Arts - 3 credits
  • Revolutionary Women in Latin America- 3 credits
  • Voices from the Margin in Argentine Literature- 3 credits

Classes are held Monday thru Friday (1 morning session & 1 afternoon session daily). All field trips, tango lessons, and excursions will take place after classes have ended for the day.
Field trips include: Tour of Buenos Aires, Espacio de la Memoria, Sede de Madres de Plaza de Mayo, Evita Museum, Fundación Jorge Luis Borges, excursion and barbeque at a traditional Argentine Gaucho ranch, and CGT - Central de Trabajadores

You must apply and register through the CCNY Study Abroad Office.  Online registration will not be available.  Participants will transfer 3-6 credits in Spanish from UNTREF.  The course and credits  will appear on your transcript.

Before you go check the helpful links below:       

Center for Disease Control- Check for any travel notices.

U.S. Department of State International Travel- Learn more about your destination.

Consulate General of Argentina- Pay your reciprocity fee here or find out more information on visas.


Important Dates (mandatory meetings):

- Deadline for all Application Materials: October 25, 2019
- Interview with Study Abroad: October 21- 31,  2019
- Pre-Departure Orientation: Thrusday, November 21, 2019 at 12pm
- Deadline for payment of Program costs and CUNY-Tuition: December 2nd, 2019



Application Fee: $300

CUNY Tuition: 3 - 6 ($885- $1,770.00) Credits

Program Cost: $1,635

Airfare: $1,000- $1,300