Semester in Ecuador

Take your education to new heights in the heart of the Andes! Live and learn in Ecuador, a country of stunning contrasts, and study in Spanish with international and local students at a highly ranked private university.

Come live 9,000 feet above sea level in this high-altitude haven for all things fun: markets, mountains, and culture in the city, and beaches, jungles, and crater lakes all nearby. While you study abroad in Ecuador you will study at Universidad San Francisco de Quito, a top-notch university, and improve your Spanish through both language and elective courses taught in Spanish. You will experience:

Study Spanish in Ecuador  The University’s broad range of courses mirrors Ecuador’s inspiring ethnic and natural diversity, from anthropology to cultural studies to volcanology. 

Lush US-style campus – Universidad San Francisco de Quito’s beautiful campus has all the luxuries typical of home: a world-class library, wireless access, classrooms, restaurants, and sports fields.

Amazing sites in Ecuador – This geographically small country is packed with adventure activities and opportunities for cultural exploration, and it boasts amazing biodiversity from the Amazonian jungle to nearby Galapagos Islands.

Life with local and international students – The University is known for its regional diversity within Ecuador, so you can meet fellow international students from the Ecuadorean mountains, coastal areas, and cities, as well as from Europe, Asia, and the United States.

A fascinating, historic city – Quito’s entire downtown, with its fascinating blend of old and new, is a UNESCO World Heritage site, so it’s hard to go wrong when exploring when you study abroad in Ecuador!