OREGON STATE UNIVERSITY

API: Chile, Valparaíso

Program Administrator: 
API
Country: 
Chile
Host Institution: 

Pontificia Universida Catolica de Valparaíso
Universidad Tecnica Federico Santa Maria

Location: 

Built upon dozens of steep hillsides overlooking the Pacific Ocean, Valparaíso boasts a labyrinth of streets and cobblestone alleyways, embodying a rich architectural and cultural legacy. Nicknamed “The Jewel of the Pacific”, Valparaíso was declared a UNESCO world heritage site based upon its improvised urban design and unique architecture.

Duration: 
Winter/Spring Semester
Academic year
Calendar year
Summer
Summer/Fall Semester
Language: 
English
Language: 
Spanish
Class Format: 
Classes Primarily with Host-Country Students
Housing: 
Host Family
Requirement: 

six semesters of college level spanish or the equivalent required for students taking coursework with Chileans (excluding summer program)

Oregon University System Application Deadlines

Fall or Year-long Program: February 15

Winter/Spring Semester Program: October 15

Mandatory Application Checklist: 
Program Contact: 
Program Costs: 
Academic emphasis: 
Anthropology
Art
Chemistry
Civil Eng.
Computer Sci.
Economics
English
Environ. Econ. Policy
History
Industrial Eng.
Mathematics
Physics
Political Science
Renewable Mat.
Sociology
Spanish
Women Studies


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