Just 90 miles southeast of the Florida Keys, Cuba is close by but feels like it’s a world away. As a student in Cuba you will enjoy a self-sustaining, rural community, lush, green mountains and urban palm trees in a country with unique culture, politics and economy. You’ll come face-to-face with history and learn firsthand how historic events influence the present. At the same time, students in Cuba see changes daily as the country adapts to changing times and prepares for the future.
Enjoy a Unique Spanish Language Experience
You will develop your mastery of Spanish at a world-class university in a country that is rich in community, with a political and economic structure in transition.
Immerse Yourself in the Culture
You’ll be able to enjoy a long weekend field study trip into the Cuban heartland to experience rural life and interact with Cubans of all ages. The arts, especially music, play an important role in Cuban culture, so enjoy!
Get to Know the Locals
There are lots of opportunities to get involved in a wide variety of clubs and activities, including intramural sports, where you can get to know your Cuban peers.
Enjoy Activities Near Campus
Living close to campus and within a few blocks of the other students on your program makes it easy to engage with friends and participate in university activities.
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