Study Abroad in Madrid, Spain - Forced Migration

Overview

Spend a summer in the welcoming capital city of Madrid, Spain, with AIFS! Study the situation of voluntary and forced migration around the world, earning credits through Fairfield University and doing volunteer work with Spanish NGO ACCEM at a shelter for refugees.

Academic Program Options in Madrid (credit awarded by Fairfield University)

Forced Migration: Refuge, Protection and Integration Program

Volunteer Opportunities

What’s Included

  1. TUITION

    Up to 3 credits
  2. COURSES

    Courses offered in sociology, social justice, volunteering

    HOUSING

    Homestay or student apartment. Residence/Hotel while volunteering
  3. MEALS

    Homestay students receive daily breakfast and dinner. During the volunteer placement students receive daily breakfast and dinner in the residence/hotel
  4. EXCURSIONS

    Guided day trips to Segovia and Toledo
  5. CULTURAL & SOCIAL ACTIVITIES

    Guided city tour, visits to El Prado and the Royal Palace, tapas tour, walking tours and events of cultural interest
  6. ON-SITE RESIDENT DIRECTOR

    to help with any questions or advice you may need throughout the program
  7. HEALTH & SAFETY

    24/7 emergency support and comprehensive insurance
  8. PERSONAL/PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

    Access to the renowned Clifton StrengthsFinder assessment and alumni network

Optional Components

AIFS FLIGHT PACKAGE >>

  • Round-trip flights from 25 U.S. gateways
  • Airport transfers to and from campus
  • Green Initiative – Providing carbon offsetting for all flights

Visa

Visas not required for U.S. citizens for less than a 3-month stay. Non-U.S. citizens are responsible for obtaining a visa as required.

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