Location: Jesús María neighborhood - Lima - Peru Dates: mid-Mar to mid-Jul; early Aug/late Jul - mid-Dec Courses: in Spanish in accounting, admin, econ, humanities, math, political science, social science Accommodation: apartment Program Model: Student Exchange Contact: Marianne Johnson, Sage 2414, 424-2230; Ralph Gunderson, Sage 2410, 424-7151 Universidad del Pacífico (UP) is a private university specializing in the areas of economics, business administration and accounting.In the past three decades, UP has ranked as the most prestigious higher education institution in its fields of specialization in Peru, and among the leading institutions of its kind in the Latin American region.With a student body of approximately 1,900 undergraduates and 400 graduate students, UW Oshkosh students will find themselves in an intimate learning environment that facilitates interaction with professors and fellow students while truly experiencing Peruvian culture and society.
Here students will observe architecture stemming from Peru's colonial past among skyscrapers of the 21st century.
As a large city, Lima provides students with an extensive array of activities to participate in.
Study Intensive Spanish When you study abroad/away on a program which does not grant UW Oshkosh credit, you may request that your courses be transfered to UW Oshkosh at the end of your program by soliciting prior approval for course and credit transfer.
Transfer without prior approval IS NOT AUTOMATIC and IS NOT GUARANTEED.
College of Education & Human Services students planning to teach a foreign language after graduation must meet the DPI requirement for study abroad and must have a completed Certificate of Residency.
For more information, visit the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures Office on the third floor of Radford.The "Full Estimated Cost of Participation" includes your Program Fee (the amount due directly to UW Oshkosh), your airfare and other expenses related to your participation on this program.Full Estimated Cost of Participation: Your program includes a number of variables which affect cost.Follow the instructions on the Transfer Credit Prior Approval formto have your courses pre-approved for transfer.Before you depart from abroad, you must request that your host institution send your transcripts directly to the Transfer Student Coordinator in the UW Oshkosh Admissions Office.Do not send your transcript to the Office of International Education.