Salamanca, Spain


Study Abroad
Program Options:
Experiential Learning, Part-Time Internship
Fall, Spring, Academic Year

At a Glance


Homestay, Residence Hall


15 to 19 per Semester

Language of Instruction:

English, Spanish

Language Prerequisites:


Part-Time Internship (Optional):

Included in Program Fee

Visa Required:


About the Program

Designed for Psychology majors or minors, our Psychology Program is a collaboration between IES Abroad and our partner institutions, Universidad de Salamanca (USAL), a prestigious university where our students are able to carry out course-related activities, as well as the Universidad Pontificia de Salamanca (UPSA), known for its offerings in Psychology.

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Study at a Prestigious University

Enroll in English-taught and/or Spanish-taught courses offered at UPSA.

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Contribute to a Local Organization

Participate in a community-based learning placement in the fall and an...

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Attend Cultural & Extracurricular Events

Enrich your academic experience with activities.

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Join a University Club or Society

Join sporting clubs and student societies.

Spring 2025

Program Dates:

January 18 - May 07

Application Deadline:

Program Advisor

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Taylor Tillison

Once you’ve applied for a program, I’ll be your direct point of contact. From housing to course registration and everything in between, I’m here to help you prepare to study abroad. Once you’re accepted to your program, you’ll find even more detailed information about what you need to know before you depart in your Predeparture Guide. Let’s get started!

📱 800.995.2300 ✉️

About the Destination

the New Cathedral of Salamanca

Why Salamanca?

Study the human mind and behavior in Salamanca, where you'll take advantage of the expert local university professors.

Learn More About Salamanca

Get to Know Your New City

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Spot the Frog at the University of Salamanca

And pass your exams and get good grades easily!

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Visit Plaza Mayor

Grab a café con leche and people watch in this enchanting public square.

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Tour the Cathedrals of Salamanca

Plan to spend some time exploring these massive cathedrals.

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Explore Casa Lis (Art Nouveau & Art Deco Museum)

The building is just as beautiful as the extraordinary works of art inside.

The Student Experience

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  • Homestay
  • Residence Hall


Live with a Spanish family in your own private room and receive three meals a day (breakfast, lunch, and dinner) 21 meals per week.  Laundry is not included. This is the best option for students who wish to fully immerse themselves in Spanish culture. IES Abroad will do our best to accomodate your housing preference. The homestay option carries an additional fee.