Study Abroad in Alicante

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Explore Alicante, Spain

Nestled on the dazzling Mediterranean Sea, Alicante is rich in Spanish flavor, with a Gothic castle, colorful old quarter, and the palm-lined promenade Explanada de Espana, which is paved with 6.6 million tricolored tiles and is the designated gathering place for locals.

Every CIEE semester program has frequent cultural excursions and a multi-day study tour uniquely designed to complement the program’s academics and enhance students’ cultural immersion. In Alicante, past study tours and excursions have included:  
  • Visits to the Algar Waterfalls, Canelobre Caves, and Guadalest Castle
  • Trips to the Valencian Autonomous Community, Granada, Madrid, or Valencia
  • Camino de Santiago pilgrimage
  • Guided tours of Santa Bárbara Castle and the Archaeological Museum of Alicante

Where students study

CIEE Alicante
Conveniently located on the main campus of Universidad de Alicante in San Vincente.

Universidad de Alicante
This modern campus hosts 35,000 students from all over the world and sits just three miles from the city of Alicante.

Internships & Volunteering

Depending on their program of study and availability, students may be able to participate in an internship or volunteer. In Alicante, students can volunteer to assist senior citizens, children, or those with disabilities in Alicante or San Vicente.

Study Abroad Programs in Alicante

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