Study Abroad in San José, Costa Rica

Study Abroad in San José: Itinerary

September 29, 2018 | December 22, 2018

Fall Semester, 12-Week Program

Saturday, September 29

Optional flight from U.S. arrives in Costa Rica for students on the 12-week program.* Transfer to accommodation*

Sunday, September 30

AIFS Orientation and city tour

Monday, October 1

Veritas Orientation

Tuesday, October 2

Semester begins

Friday, October 5 to Sunday, October 7

3-day excursion to Manuel Antonio National Park

Saturday, October 13

Day trip to Cartago

Friday, October 19 to Sunday, October 21

3-day excursion to Arenal Volcano, hot springs spa and Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve

Saturday, October 27 to Sunday, October 28

Optional excursion to Sarapiquí ($215)

Monday, December 17 to Friday, December 21


Saturday, December 22

Optional return flight from Costa Rica to U.S. for all students*

**Please note that the 16-week program is 17 weeks in duration in the spring due to the mid-semester break. Dates and routings 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. - San José, San José - U.S. flights according to the most up-to-date itinerary.