Department of Languages & Philosophy

Spanish Internship & Language Immersion in Cuzco, Peru June 9 – July 7, 2018

Video created by McKayla Heaton, SUU Student, “Cusco Study Abroad”, Maymester 2017

Program Highlights

  • Live, study, and intern in Cuzco, the historic capital of the Inca Empire and a UNESCO World Heritage Site
  • Gain practical and meaningful global work experience while improving your Spanish Proficiency
  • Earn up to 7 credit (to fulfill G.E. requirements, complete Spanish major/minor credits, and/or use as an EDGE Project)
  • Visit Machu Picchu (includes train ride and overnight stay)
  • Explore the vibrant city of Cuzco and the beautiful Sacred Valley region: visit pre-Columbian sites, Spanish colonial buildings, local markets, hiking trails, restaurants, and museums
  • Enjoy Cuzco’s most important festival, Inti Raymi (Festival of the Sun)
  • Eat amazing food in one of the world’s best culinary destinations

Program Cost

  • $3155 --- includes tuition (6-7 credits), custom internship placement, excursions (including an overnight trip to Machu Picchu), housing, meals (3/day), and airport pickup.
  • Application and Deposit ($500) deadline January 16, 2018
  • Final Payment deadline March 15, 2018

For more information contact the program director: Dr. Iliana Portaro.

SUU Learning Abroad application