Live and Learn in Cuernavaca, Mexico

Location: Mexico: Cuernavaca

Term: Fall, Spring, Summer, Winter, Academic Year, Throughout the year, May Term

Dates: Weekly/Monthly/Academic Term/Winter Interim

The National Registration Center for Study Abroad

PO Box 1393 Milwaukee, WI 53201 United States

Call Us

Phone: 414 278 0631

Fax: 414 271 8884


Study abroad at the International University in Mexico. They offer courses that focus on the following:

- Hispano-American Literature, History and Art
- Intensive Spanish for Foreign Students (from beginning to advanced)

Founded in 1980, the International University is affiliated with over 100 universities, institutions, and colleges in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Canada. Their philosophy emphasizes the importance of advancing understanding and communication between Mexico and other countries. Their facilities include a bookstore, library, fax and telephone services, computer lab, cafeteria, copy center, and money exchange office. They also offer a wide range of services, including student counseling, academic advising, and medical referral.

The programs have been recognized as "Quality Approved Programs" through a formal agreement with SUNY-Brockport, an American institution accredited by the Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Philadelphia, PA, USA.


1. Great Intensive Spanish classes and studies

2. Professional teachers

3. Flexible start dates and program lengths

  • Spanish

Languages Used as a Medium of Teaching
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:

Cost varies depending on number of weeks and lessons per week. Please contact NRCSA for details.

Cost Includes:

Cost Include Description:

- Spanish Classes Include:
-- All Registration Fees
-- Course Materials
-- 30 Group Lessons per week
-- Small Class Sizes (average class size is 3-8 students)
-- Qualified & experienced educators
-- Cultural Study Program integrated into classes
-- Internet Access at the school
- Academic Assessments Includes:
-- Placement Test to ensure exact placement for oral and written Spanish
-- Ongoing Assessments to ensure you are always at the appropriate level
-- Onsite Academic Director to answer any question on your placement
- Cultural Activities Includes:
-- Orientation covering area, safety
-- Walking City Tour after first day of classes
-- Afternoon Cultural Activities (2-3 activities during the week included)
-- Local Coordinator to arrange excursions* or other outings
- Insurance Emergency & Medical Includes:
-- USD 25,000 Emergency Medical Evacuation
-- USD 10,000 Accident/Sickness
-- USD 5,000 Emergency Reunion
-- USD 7,500 Repatriation
-- USD 5,000 General AD&D
-- 24 Hour Emergency Hotline - Call collect from anywhere in the world

Credit Available


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participant.

Typical Living Arrangements
  • Apartment/Flat
  • Home-stays
  • Independent living
  • Other

Participants Travel to Mexico

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves
  • Written Application
Typically The Application Process Time is
3 business days
The National Registration Center for Study Abroad's Mission Statement

To improve international understanding through educational exchanges. NRCSA welcomes participants of all ages, nationalities, and occupations.

Year Founded