Study Abroad in Salamanca, Spain

Study Abroad in Salamanca: Fees

Session/Term Fee
Fall/Spring Semester $11,995
Optional Early Start Program (Fall or Spring Semester) +$1,680

Stay for a year and save $1,000
Students enrolling for a full year (two semesters) at the same campus receive an automatic fee reduction of $1,000 toward their second semester fee.

Program Fee Includes:


  • Personalized assistance—from site specialists on the AIFS Admissions Team in the U.S. to help you prepare for your study abroad experience, answer questions about the academic program, provide course syllabi and assist with the student visa process
  • Pre-departure resources—including online course descriptions, an information handbook and an online AIFS account to help you manage your application and pre-departure materials
  • Student networking resources—allow you to connect with other students who will be going on your program, as well as AIFS alumni who can provide first-hand information and advice on what to expect


  • Tuition up to 15 semester credits
  • Housing in a homestay or, for an additional fee, in a shared apartment
  • Meals Apartment students receive a meal allowance worth $800 to subsidize the cost of purchasing meals and groceries. Homestay students receive 3 meals per day.
  • Excursions and day trips including a day trip to Segovia, a wine tasting day trip to Toro - an important wine region in Zamora, and an overnight trip to Lisbon (fall semester) or Madrid and Toledo (spring semester)
  • Cultural and social activities including cooking classes, a tapas tour, guided walking tours, picnic and paddle boating, museum visits, welcome and farewell group dinners and more
  • Resident Director and student services support staff to help with any questions or advice you may need while in Salamanca
  • Academic Coordinator to help you to adjust to a different learning environment and to navigate University policy and procedure
  • Orientation workshops to help you get to know your classmates better, familiarize you with the local area, advise you about living in Salamanca and help you adjust to Spanish culture
  • Language exchange program with Spanish students
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • AIFS Office provides study areas, resources and a computer lab
  • University services including use of the library, sports facilities, computer and language lab and access to a broad arts and culture program
  • Comprehensive insurance and assistance package
  • 24-hour emergency telephone service allows you to reach AIFS staff at any time in an urgent situation

Upon Return

  • Official transcript issued by the University of Salamanca. One official copy will be sent to the studentís home institution on completion of the program
  • Re-entry materials and support upon return to the U.S. to help you make the transition back to life after your study abroad experience
  • Alumni network and career development opportunities on the AIFS Alumni Advocate and AIFS Alumni Ambassador Programs

Optional Components

Please note fee does not include the non-refundable $95 application fee. Students not selecting the AIFS Flight Package are responsible for arranging their own flights according to the most up-to-date itinerary.

AIFS Program with Optional Round-Trip Flights and Airport Transfers

For your convenience, AIFS will arrange your round-trip airfare (including all fuel surcharges, taxes and fees), meet you at the arrival airport(s) and provide transportation to and from the program site on scheduled arrival and departure dates.

Fall or spring semester


  • U.S. to London
  • London to Madrid
  • Madrid to U.S.

Airport Transfers

  • Airport to London Hotel
  • London Hotel to Airport
  • Airport to Campus
  • Campus to Airport

London Visit

  • 2-night London stopover on the way to campus

Fees by departure city

Des Moines$1,940
Los Angeles$1,720
New York/ Newark$1,680
San Francisco$2,000
St. Louis$1,860

The optional flight package prices listed are subject to change and will be confirmed at time of invoicing. (Program fee is guaranteed.)