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Fact Sheet:
Class Standing: 3-Junior, 4-Senior Language of Instruction: Spanish
Minimum GPA: 2.50 Field of Study: Accounting, Aerospace Engineering, Anthropology, Art - Graphic Design, Art - Interior Design, Art History, Art Studio, Biology, Business Administration, Chemistry, City Planning and Urban Studies, Civil Engineering, Communication Studies, Computer Engineering, Construction Engineering, Creative Writing, Criminal Justice, Dance, Ecology, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Film and New Media, Finance, Foods and Nutrition, Health Science, Hospitality & Tourism Management, Humanities, Information Systems, International Business, International Security and Conflict Resolution, Kinesiology, Linguistics, Literature, Management, Marketing, Mechanical Engineering, Media Studies, Music, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Public Relations, Spanish, Sustainability, Television, Theatre Arts
Housing Options: Residence Hall Program Type: SDSU Exchange
Program Description:
University Profile
Universidad de las Américas Puebla (UDLAP) is one of Mexico´s most prestigious private universities, providing a space in which different cultural contexts merge and students are driven to excel. UDLAP´s mission is based on encouraging the creation and application of knowledge for the betterment of our global society. The International Office offers exchange as well as language and cultural programs for students from a variety of countries. 

UDLAP is also the only university in Mexico offering diverse curricula in various subject areas, from law and computer systems to Music and Dance. Nearly one hundred degrees are offered with international recognition. The academic performance at the university has also been certified by the prestigious North American organizations (SACS).

Academic Notes

Language Notes
Courses are taught in Spanish and English.

Program Dates
Semester 1 (SDSU Fall Semester): August - December
Semester 2 (SDSU Spring Semester): January - May

Hints for Researching Program and Available Courses
To see which courses are available, students should search the Course Offering website.

Housing and Meals
Exchange students can choose to apply for on-campus accommodations in the UDLAP residence halls or you can seek your own housing off-campus. If interested in off-campus housing, UDLAP will provide you with information about finding off-campus housing or a host family when you arrive in Puebla but you will need to stay in a local hotel until you find accommodations.

Insurance Requirement
All SDSU students will be automatically enrolled in the appropriate international health insurance for their study abroad term. The insurance charge will appear on your student account services billing shortly before departure. Students will receive more detailed instructions regarding insurance before departure.

Students should contact the Consulate of Mexico in San Diego for more information about obtaining a student visa.

For more information about entry/exit requirements for your host country, visit the U.S. Department of State website.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 02/20/2018 03/15/2018 TBA TBA
Fall 2018 02/20/2018 03/15/2018 TBA TBA
Spring 2019 09/20/2018 10/15/2018 TBA TBA