Fall Semester September 9 - December 21, 2018

Dates for Fall Semester 2018

Sunda, September 9
Home stay accomodations in Valencia begins on this day.

Monday, September 10
Orientation Meeting with the Director and Counselor.
Visit of Valencia.

Tuesday, September 11
Classes begin.

Saturday, September 15
Full day excursion to the castle and beach of Peñíscola (where the anti-Pope Benedictus XIII had his castle).

Saturday, September 22
Full day excursion to Cullera, castle and beach.

October 9 to October 14
Mid-Term break.
Free time to travel.

October 29 to October 31
Mid-Term examinations.

December 17 to December 20
Final examinations.

Thursday, December 20
End of semester farewell party.

Friday, December 21
End of semester.
Home stay accommodation in Valencia ends on this day.

Related Links

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Courses Fall Semester
Dates Spring Semester

All excursions listed during the summer session (visit of Valencia, Cullera, 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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