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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Semester / Year Abroad What Financial Aid Applies?: All Current Aid, GI Bill
Language of Instruction: English, Spanish Language Study Requirement: Yes
Internship: No Housing: Homestay
Prereq. Language Study: 2 semesters of college-level Spanish or equivalent, None Meal Plan: Plan Available
Business Classes: Lower Division Recommended for Chapman Majors: Art, Biological Sciences, Education, English, Health Sciences, History, Political Science, Sociology, Spanish
Program Description:

Salamanca, Spain
  • Earn credits studying abroad in Salamanca; no previous Spanish language study is required.
  • Enjoy cultural and social activities such as cooking classes, a tapas tour, guided walking tours, picnic and paddle boating, museum visits and more; volunteer opportunities are also available.
  • Excursions include a 2-day trip to Madrid and Toledo, a day trip to Segovia and a trip to wine country touring Toro and Zamora.
  • Optional excursions include a 4-day trip to Andalucía, Seville, Granada and Córdoba and a 4-day visit to Marrakech, Morocco.
  • A 2-night tour of London, England, is included for students on the AIFS Flight Package.
Learn More About this Program
Offering more than $800,000 in scholarships, grants & financial support each year!  
AIFS is recognized as a premier provider of study abroad programs. All-inclusive program fees cover tuition, housing, a meal plan, tours and excursions, insurance and 24-hour emergency service. Since 1964, more than 1.5 million students have traveled abroad with AIFS.



Chapman students must select the homestay option and will receive a full meal plan. Students in the homestay will have another AIFS roommate and receive 3 meals a day and weekly laundry.  Living with a homestay family is the best way to immerse yourself in the language and culture of Spain and many students choosing this option find that it is the most rewarding part of their time abroad.

Academic Information

Chapman University maintains a record of the courses that previous study abroad students have taken, and the equivalent Chapman credit that was granted for each course. To view the course equivalencies for this program, click “Sample Pre-Approved Courses” at the top of each program brochure page. Please note that Sample Pre-Approved Courses are courses that have been previously requested by a Chapman student for credit. It is not a comprehensive list of all courses available at the institution.

You may view the entire course catalog for this program by following these instructions:
  1. Go to the AIFS Salamanca website
  2. Choose the correct semester and year under the “University of Salamanca” heading. More than one semester is provided per option, so choose the option that includes the semester you are planning to be abroad (e.g. If you plan to study abroad Spring 2019, choose “Fall 2018 and Spring 2019”)
  3. Click on “Courses” tab under the “Program Info” heading

Students are encouraged to request additional or revised equivalencies during the pre-departure process, which will be evaluated by the appropriate academic units on campus.
Credit and Grading Transfer

Credits from AIFS Salamanca will transfer as follows:
Credit at University of Salamanca Credit at Chapman University
45 hours 3 credits

Grades will transfer according to the following scale:
Grade at University of Salamanca Grade at Chapman University

All courses must be taken for a letter grade. Classes taken as ‘Pass/Fail’ will not be accepted, with the exception of internships. Internships must be approved by the Center for Global Education.

This program is currently not accepting applications.