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  • Locations: Lima, Peru
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Calendar Year, Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 03/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2019-2020 03/15/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2020 10/15/2019 10/15/2019 TBA TBA
Calendar Year 2020 10/15/2019 10/15/2019 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2020-2021 03/15/2020 03/15/2020 TBA TBA
Fall 2020 03/15/2020 03/15/2020 TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
GPA: 2.5 Language of Instruction: English, Spanish
Click here for a definition of this term Class Standing: 2-Sophomore, 3-Junior, 4-Senior Internships or Service Learning Available: Yes
Housing: Apartment, Dormitory, Homestay Type of Program: Direct Enroll, Internship and/or Service Learning Component, Study Center
Program Description:

Lima Peru

New program: Study in Lima, Peru!

Pontifica Universidad Católica del Perú
Founded in 1917, the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP) is the oldest private higher educational institution in Peru. The university is fully accredited by the Peruvian Ministry of Education. The university is located on a 43-hectare campus, with a student population of approximately 18,000, and an international student population of 500. The university's teachers, students and graduates are dedicated to the achievement of the highest standards in research and academic work, projecting their work towards the entire national community. The PUCP was ranked first among tertiary educational institutes in Peru by América Economia in 2014.

 

Universidad del Pacífico 
The Universidad del Pacífico (UP) was founded in 1962 by a group of Peruvian Jesuits. The UP is the most celebrated University in Peru in its areas of specialization: Economics, Business Administration and Accounting. It is fully accredited by the Peruvian Ministry of Education and considered one of the leading institutions of its kind in Latin America. The Universidad del Pacífico is also accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).

The UP is located in Lima's Jesús María district and currently enrolls approximately 3,000 students at the undergraduate level and another 1,200 enrolled in graduate programs. Around 220 international students attend the university annually.

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Academics 

  • Learn about subject offerings in Lima on the ISA website.
  • Search approved foreign courses on our Study Abroad Course Database (Note: you are required to have foreign courses evaluated prior to departure.)
 

Semester Program Costs

Calculate the estimated total cost with this formula: 
 

 Cosponsor Program Cost

 Find it on their website

 UMD Study Abroad Fee

 $1750

 International Insurance

 $43/mo

 UMD Internet Access Fee

 $72

 Subtract the Cosponsor Discount

 – $500

 ESTIMATED NET COST

 = EST. TOTAL COST

 
  • View detailed information regarding calculating program costs.
  • Compare this program cost to UMD's cost of attendance for an academic year.
  • If you do not see a cost estimate for the semester/term you intend to go abroad, the cost has not yet been determined. Please note cost estimates and fees may change depending on international economic factors. UMD Study Abroad delays the posting of final fees until enrollments, inflation, and exchange rates are determined in order to provide students with the most accurate pricing. We strive to post final fees by October 1 for Spring programs, March 1 for May/Summer programs, and May 1 for Fall and Academic year programs.

Financial Aid

Consult with One Stop to see how financial aid can apply to study abroad

  • Receive guidance about all things money related
  • Ask for estimates and budget samples
  • Learn when and how financial aid is disbursed
  • Ask about other scholarship opportunities & loan info

Scholarships

Plan your budget

Download this Study Abroad Budget Planning Form to estimate costs. Create duplicates to compare this program with others.

  • View detailed information regarding calculating program costs.
  • Compare this program cost to UMD's cost of attendance for an academic year.

If you do not see a cost estimate for the semester/term you intend to go abroad, the cost has not yet been determined. Please note cost estimates and fees may change depending on international economic factors. UMD Study Abroad delays the posting of final fees until enrollments, inflation, and exchange rates are determined in order to provide students with the most accurate pricing. We strive to post final fees by October 1 for Spring programs, March 1 for May/Summer programs, and May 1 for Fall and Academic year programs. 


Housing

ISA Housing provides the opportunity for students to experience aspects of the Peruvian lifestyle that are inaccessible to the average visitor of Peru. All housing options are either within a quick walking distance to the different universities attended by ISA students, or are conveniently located near public transit routes relative to the universities. Travel times to the universities vary but generally range between 15 and 30 minutes.


Travel Documents

  • Get a passport. It takes 6 weeks to receive your passport. Make sure your passport expiration date lasts at least 6 months after your program ends
  • Learn about visa or resident permit requirements on the cosponsor website (as applicable)
  • Roundtrip airfare should only be purchased after official acceptance from the foreign university

How to Apply

A $50 non-refundable application fee will be billed to your One Stop account upon submission of your online application. Provide the following program info when you apply:

Center Name: UMD Study Abroad
Education Abroad Term: (Fall/Spring/Academic year etc.)
Country: Peru
Program Name: Study in Lima, Peru (select your track if applicable)

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Apply Now Non-UMN

After you apply

  1. You will receive an email confirmation with a link to your application checklist
  2. Follow instructions for submitting your checklist items on time
  3. Your UMD study abroad program coordinator will review your application and monitor the progress of your checklist
  4. Your program coordinator (or short-term program leader) will confirm your acceptance
  5. Once accepted, you must complete a confirmation checklist to confirm your participation
  6. Once we receive your confirmation, your account will be billed

If you decide to cancel, you must login to the application system and submit a “Cancel Request.” Note: If you cancel, you are responsible for any nonrecoverable cosponsor costs (application fees, deposits etc.) Contact the cosponsor for further information or any questions. 


UMD Program Contact

Contact Jerolyn Bruns, the Study Abroad Program Coordinator for any questions about this program. 


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