Courses in Spanish language, culture, literature & the moral imagination, or historical perspectives.

The 2018 Xavier Summer Program in Spain will offer two-, four-, or six-week residential experiences in Comillas, a historic village on the rugged northern coast in the province of Cantabria. Students will be able to earn up to nine credits with courses in Spanish language, Spanish culture, Literature & the Moral Imagination, and Historical Perspectives. Courses offered will fulfill requirements in the Xavier Spanish major or minor or in the university core curriculum, as applicable.

In addition to classes, program activities will include various excursions around the region. In past years, these have included a visits to village monuments, the Altamira Museum of prehistoric cave paintings, the medieval village of Santillana del Mar, the Jesuit foundational sites of Loyola and Javier, and hikes through the mountains or along a segment of the Camino de Santiago. 

Tentative 2018 Program Dates

2-Week Session: May 13-28
4-Week Session: May 13 -June 11
6-Week Session: May 13 -June 25

Click here for a video highlighting program activities.

The Xavier in Spain faculty coordinator is Dr. David Knutson.
E-mail: knutson@xavier.edu
Office Telephone: 513 745-4240