Anthropology, Economics, General Health Studies, History, Legal Studies, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish
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Study Abroad in MEXICO
Language and Cultural Studies in the Yucatan
About the Program Experience Mérida, one of the most charming cities in Latin America, through its language and culture! Whether on campus, with your host family, or out and about, you'll put Spanish skills to work through daily interactions with the local Yucatan community.
Merida is in the state of Yucatan on the far eastern edge of Mexico. The city enjoys 300 days of sunshine a year and is a tranquil yet cosmopolitan center of culture in southern Mexico. It's compact size makes it easy to explore the many squares and markets. Colonial Spanish architecture adds to Merida's beauty and personifies the city's long history.
Live and learn in a tranquil yet cosmopolitan center of culture in southern Mexico where they experience 300 days of sunshine per year
Compact size makes it easy to explore the city's squares and markets
Colonial Spanish architecture adds to Mérida's beauty and personifies the city's long history
Enjoy free evening concerts and a thriving nightlife in a student-friendly atmosphere
Learn about Mayan history and visit many archeological sites
IFSA scholarships are primarily need-based and factor in any additional cost your study abroad program might have over home school tuition. The awards are $500 for summer programs, $1,500 for semester programs and $2,500 for full year programs. These scholarships may apply to any IFSA program, with the exception of our custom programs.