Study Abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina

Study Abroad in Buenos Aires: Itinerary

In the southern hemisphere, the academic year is the reverse of that in the U.S. and Europe and runs from February to November. Fall semester is springtime; spring semester, fall.


June 22, 2018 | November 9, 2018 (December 8 for Immersion Program)

July-November Semester, with optional early start

Friday, June 22

Optional overnight flight from U.S. to Buenos Aires*

Saturday, June 23

Arrive Buenos Aires. Transfer to accommodation*

Sunday, June 24

AIFS Orientation

Monday, June 25

Intensive Spanish Language course begins

Friday, July 20

Intensive Spanish Language course ends

Monday, July 23

University orientation

Tuesday, July 24 to
Friday, July 27

Interviews with advisors and AIFS activities

Monday, July 30

Class begin

Tuesday, July 31 to
Friday, August 3

Online registration

Saturday, August 4

Day trip to Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay

Saturday, August 11

Optional Fiesta Gaucha excursion ($175)

Thursday, September 6 to
Sunday, September 9

Optional 3-day excursion to Iguaz˙ Falls ($595)

Monday, November 5 to
Thursday, November 8

Exam week

Friday, November 9

Optional return flight from Buenos Aires to U.S. for students on the Latin American Program*

Tuesday, November 20 to
Friday, December 7

Exams for students on the Immersion Program

Saturday, December 8

Optional return flight from Buenos Aires to U.S. for students on the Immersion Program*

Please note that the flight route may require connections.

Dates and routing are tentative and subject to change.

*Included for students on the AIFS Flight Package only.

Students not selecting the AIFS Flight Package are responsible for arranging their own U.S.- Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires-U.S. flights according to the most up-to-date itinerary.