Summer in Barcelona

Program Spotlight English electives and Spanish classes tailored to your language level make this a great way to earn credits this summer. You’ll also make friends through many extracurricular activities including a Catalan cooking class, flamenco show, and cinema night.

Spend 4 to 8 weeks soaking up the sun, culture, food and language when you study abroad in Barcelona. On Summer in Barcelona, you’ll soak up all that this cultural hub of the Mediterranean has to offer both inside and outside the classroom. Start getting excited about:

The most pristine white-sand beaches in Western Europe – Barcelona enjoys a Mediterranean climate with comfortable summer temperatures in the mid-70s.  Summer is the perfect time to enjoy Barcelona’s famed beaches.  

Living in the cultural capital of the Mediterranean – Barcelona is home to more World Heritage sites than any other city in Europe. You will witness 2,000 years of architectural and cultural splendor. The numerous museums, churches, cathedrals, concert halls, the modern art of Joan Miro, Pablo Picasso, and the influential architecture of Antoni Gaudí and Mies van der Rohe make Barcelona an aesthetically appealing destination for visitors from all over the world.

Quality academics taught in English- This program is perfect for anyone, because the Spanish-language classes are offered for speakers of all levels and are tailored to meet your needs, and most electives are taught in English.  

The city of Barcelona – The café culture, boutique shops, tapas restaurants, and world-famous nightlife will keep you busy for a summer or a year.

Tons of activities and excursions- We want you to get the most out of your time in Barcelona, so we'll keep you busy.  From flamenco shows to cooking classes, there's always something on.