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Universidad Popular Autónoma del Estado de Puebla- UPAEP
UPAEP is located in Puebla City, Mexico about 75 miles south of Mexico City. Puebla is the fourth largest city in Mexico and is considered one of the most important and beautiful colonial cities in the country.
The university was founded in 1973 and offers 41 undergraduate programs. Students studying at UPAEP through Fredonia will have the opportunity to be immersed in the Spanish language for four weeks in the summer or an entire semester. Language professors at UPAEP help students to appropriately understand and learn the language using a methodology that promotes the constant practice of the language , enhancing the linguistic and cultural immersion to the maximum.
Students applying to UPAEP for the Fall 2016 semester will automatically be considered for the SUNY-Santander scholarship program, which awards up to $5,000 for study in Mexico.
Program Type: Study Abroad/Exchange
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish
Housing: University Dorms or family homestay (single room, access to house services and food)
Dates: Fall, Spring, Academic Year
Eligible Participants: Students must have completed at least one full year at their home campus and be in good academic standing
- Fall: March 1
- Spring: October 15
Helpful Links: UPAEP Factsheet
UPAEP Website: http://www.upaep.mx/index.php