Summer Session June May 21 - June 22, 2017

Dates for the May / June Session 2017

Sunday, May 21
Home stay accommodation in Valencia begins on this day.

Monday, May 22
Inauguration of the School Term. Orientation Meeting.
Visit of Valencia.

Tuesday, May 23
Classes begin.

Saturday, May 27
Excursion to Teruel and Albarracin.

Saturday, June 3
Full day excursion to Peñíscola, the beach and the castle of the anti-Pope Benedictus XIII.

Saturday, June 10
Full day excursion to Gandia beach.

Wednesday, June 21
Final examinations in the morning.

Thursday, June 23
End of session.
Home stay accommodation in Valencia ends on this day.


All excursions listed during the summer session (visit of Valencia, Gandía, Sagunto, Peñíscola) are free of charge for students. Groups will always be accompanied by a Professor.


Teruel Albarracin

Albufera and Cullera

Did you Know?

  • Valencia was founded as a Roman colony in 138 BC The original Latin name of Valencia was Valentia.
  • During the rule of the Muslim kingdoms in Spain, Valencia had the nickname Medina bu-Tarab ('City of Joy').
  • Valencias's historic centre is one of the largest in Spain.
  • Valencia stands on the banks of the Turia river
  • The Albufera is a freshwater lagoon and estuary located south of Valencia
  • Valencia has a subtropical Mediterranean climate with very mild winters and long warm to hot summers.
  • Valencia's average annual temperature is 72.1 °F during the day and 56.1 °F at night.
  • In the coldest month — January, the maximum temperature typically during the day ranges from 50 to 68 °F, the minimum temperature typically at night ranges from 36 to 54 °F
  • Valencia is the third largest city in Spain
  • Valencia has a population of around 1,175,000
  • Valencia is known internationally for the Falles (Las Fallas), a local festival held in March, and for paella valenciana
  • Valencia is one of the oldest cities in Spain

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