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 19, 2020 | November 6, 2020

Fall Semester Latin American Studies Program, with optional early start

Friday, June 19

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

Saturday, June 20

Arrive Buenos Aires. Transfer to accommodation.* Students arranging their own travel should arrive on this date.

Sunday, June 21

AIFS Orientation. City sightseeing

Monday, June 22

University Orientation. Spanish classes start

Saturday, June 27

Colonia day trip

Thursday, July 9

National Holiday, AIFS activity

Saturday, July 11

Fiesta Gaucha excursion

Monday, July 13 to Friday, July 17

Interviews with academic advisor and semester classes schedule

Saturday, July 18 to Sunday, July 26

Academic Break

Monday, July 27

Semester classes begin

Saturday, August 1

Fiesta Gaucha excursion

Thursday, August 6

Trial Period ends

Monday, August 17

National Holiday

Thursday, September 3 to Sunday, September 6

Optional 3-day excursion to Iguazu Falls

Monday, September 14 to Thursday, September 24

Midterm exams

Monday, October 12

National Holiday

Monday, November 2 to Wednesday, November 4

Final exams

Thursday, November 5

Classes end

Friday, November 6

Program ends. Optional return flight from Buenos Aires to U.S.*

Itineraries are tentative and subject to change.

* Included for students on the AIFS Flight Package only.