THE NW CÁDIZ

PROGRAM IN SPAIN

2017-2018    

The NW CÁDIZ program offers American students the opportunity to live and study in Cádiz, Spain, for one semester or a full academic year. Administered by the University of Washington, this study-abroad program operates under a formal working agreement with the University of Cádiz. It is the only full-year American study-abroad program located in Cádiz. Students live with a private family and attend classes at the University of Cádiz's Facultad de Filosofía y Letras. NW CÁDIZcourses are especially designed for the program's students and are taught in Spanish by  members of the University of Cádiz faculty.

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

FALL SEMESTER 2017 

 

Aug. 25 (Fri.)

Flights to Spain. Arrival in Cádiz Aug. 26 (Sat.).

 

Aug. 28 -Sept. 1

Orientation Program in Cádiz.

 

Sept. 4 (Mon.)

Classes begin at Univ. of Cádiz.

 

Oct.12, Nov.1, Dec.6,8

Traditional holidays (dates may shift by 1 day).

 

Dec. 12 (Tues.)

Last day of classes (exams 13-15 Dec.).

 

Dec. 16 (Sat.)

End 1st semester. A group bus to the Jerez airport will be available to all (leaving Dec. 16, early AM from Cádiz). Students will make the remainder of their travel plans on their own. No departures before the 17th. Details in the Program Activities Calendar.

   

SPRING SEMESTER 2018  (tentative)

 

Jan.12 (Fri.)

Travel to Spain. Arrival in Cádiz Jan. 13 (Sat.).

 

Jan. 15-19

Orientation Program in Cádiz for new students.

 

Jan. 22 (Mon.)

Classes begin at Univ. of Cádiz for all students.

 

Feb. 11-18

Carnival (vacation)

 

Mar. 25- Apr. 1

Spring vacation (formerly "Semana Santa").

 

May 21 (Mon.)

Last day of classes (exams 22-23 May). 

A group bus to the Jerez airport will be available to all (leaving May 25, early AM, from Cádiz). Students will make the remainder of their travel plans on their own. No departures before May 25. Details in the Program Activities Calendar.