Program Details

Learn Spanish in the fascinating colonial city of Oaxaca, Mexico while studying at the University of Oaxaca or the Mesoamericana, both located in the historic center of Oaxaca which is a UNESCO World Heritage site.
Location:
Mexico City, Mexico
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Undergraduate
Term:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, MayMester Intersession, Rolling Starts, Spring Break, Spring Semester, Summer, Winter Semester, Year Round

Program Overview

Program Description:
Take intensive Spanish classes, electives or Classes with Locals in Oaxaca City, Mexico while living with a host family and taking in all that the people and unique culture of southern Mexico have to offer! This is the ideal program for students interested in Spanish immersion in a city with very few foreign students.

Learn Spanish in the fascinating colonial city of Oaxaca, Mexico while studying at the University of Oaxaca or the Mesoamericana, both located in the historic center of Oaxaca which is a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Program Includes: Weekend Excursions, Cultural Activities, Homestay & Meals, Tuition, International Medical Insurance, Predeparture Advising, Airport Transfers, Reception & Farewell Events, On-site Staff, Tutoring, University Transcript, Volunteer Placement
Setting Description:
Our program is located in Oaxaca City, Mexico, a colonial city with hip cafes, art galleries and a live music scene. Experience the colonial charms of this highland city surrounded by lush mountains and indigenous villages. Oaxaca is one of the most unique cities in Mexico. It is an ideal location for language immersion and exploring the pre-Hispanic past of the area.
Cost:
Summer: $2,950 Winter Break: $1,950(2 weeks), $2,450(3 weeks) Semester: $6,950 Academic Year: $13,850

Additional Program Information

Scholarships:
Yes
Scholarships Description:
SOL offers around 50 scholarships a year. These are in addition to the direct scholarships to students from our Affiliated & Partner Universities. Please apply via our scholarship page: http://www.soleducation.com/sol-study-abroad-scholarship

Program Reviews

Overall Rating

4.9

Based on 7 Reviews

  • Sol Abroad
    5.0
    01/10/19

    I love sol so much that this is my second time in Oaxaca with this program and definitely not the last. The activities are really fun, you get to see so much of the city and the state as a whole. Traveling with sol is a great idea and you’re able to

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • SOL Study Abroad Experience
    4.0
    01/30/18

    The SOL Staff (Ena) is wonderful! I had very minimal knowledge of Spanish and it was very frustrating to say the least. Overall I had fun and got to meet new people. This is my first study abroad experience and I would possibly go again in the future.

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Wintermester Oaxaca
    5.0
    01/24/18

    It was a great experience overall. My teacher was highly qualified and I can honestly say he is one of the best teachers I have ever had the pleasure of working with. As far as the host institution, the only concern I had is that there were days were

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    Bottom Line:No, I would not recommend this to a friend
  • Sol Education Abroad- Oaxaca Winter
    5.0
    01/23/18

    I spent two weeks in Oaxaca this past winter and it was honestly the best two weeks of my life. Sol Education provides amazing resources and the staff really cares about the students. I took Advanced Spanish, and I am confident that my fluency level improved

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • Study abroad
    5.0
    01/18/18
    This was a wonderful experience and I would definitely do it again.
    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • SOL Education Abroad Review 2017-1018
    5.0
    01/18/18

    There is not one thing I can complain about the SOL experience, everything was absolutely worth it. Everything including school, excursions, and cultural activities. The SOL ambassadors are super friendly and will always be with a positive attitude when

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
  • No better place to learn Spanish
    5.0
    08/21/17

    I spent 7 weeks in the city of Oaxaca,Mexico and looking back, it was one of the best decisions I've ever made. Oaxaca is a beautiful city full of vibrancy and culture and I could not imagine a better place to go and learn a second language. The classes

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    Bottom Line:Yes, I would recommend this to a friend
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