The Universidad Pontificia Comillas, Madrid is a private, catholic university in the Spanish capital of Madrid. Comillas was founded in 1890, and offers courses primarily in Spanish. Therefore, Spanish language knowledge is crucial for students interested in this exchange. Students may take a limited number of courses in the faculty of humanities, detailed below. Four semesters of university Spanish are recommended for interested students.
On campus services include: Pastoral Services - Cultural Activities - Solidarity and Development Cooperation – Sports - Psychological Attention Service - Social Work Unit - Office for Internships and Employment - Institute of Modern Languages – Laboratories - Cafeterias and Dining Rooms - Bookshops, Printing and Photocopying Facilities
Helpful information for exchange students can be found HERE.
Madrid is Spain's capital and largest city, and is rich with cultural, historical, and economic significance. It is also the location of other BGSU programs that run year-round. Madrid has a wide-reaching public transportation system and is also well connected to the rest of Europe.
For more information about life in Madrid click HERE.
Learn about your destination by visiting the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs web page at https://travel.state.gov/content/passports/en/country.html
to find country specific information about visa, safety and security, local laws, health, and more.
Comillas does not operate residence halls. However, students are able to stay with host families or utilize a list of residency options nearby from the Office of Information and Accommodation. These include shared housing, apartments, shared rooms, and private residences. More information can be found HERE.
Students at Comillas will be able to take courses (primarily in Spanish) in the following disciplines:
- Education / Teacher Training
- International Relations
- Social Work
- Spanish Language
for more course information
Because this exchange program is part of Bowling Green State University study abroad options, financial aid that could be applied to study on BGSU’s main campus can usually be applied equally to study in the program abroad. If contacting via email please include your name and ID number along with the program name and semester you are planning to study abroad. For appointments, please also include several days and times that work for you.
To determine eligibility for Financial Aid, please contact:
In addition to financial aid, there are International Travel Grants and general Education Abroad scholarship opportunities that are available for students on the Education Abroad WEBSITE.
Students participating in BGSU exchange programs will pay their tuition and fees as if they were studying at Bowling Green State University. Students are responsible for their own housing, room and board, health insurance, and incidental expenses.
BGSU Tuition and Fees information can be found on the bursar’s WEBSITE.
Costs billed directly through BGSU Bursar's Office* (Based on BGSU Tuition and Fees for 2016-2017)
*Fees listed are estimates and are subject to change at any time
Possible Additional Expenses (not billed through BGSU)*
XE LIVE CURRENCY CONVERTER
**We will follow the university payment/refund policies and schedules
|Books, Materials and Supplies
||$800 (6-13 Euro a meal)
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