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  • Locations: Barcelona, Spain
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring, Summer
  • Program Sponsor: CAPA the Global Education Network 
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Academic Level: Junior, Senior Language(s) of Instruction: English
Housing Options: Residence Hall Program Model: Partner Provider
Area(s) of Study: Anthropology, Art and Design - Studio, Art History, Chemistry, Communication, Cross-cultural and Global Studies, Digital Media Studies, Economics, General Business, Health Promotion, Healthcare Administration, History, Humanities, Management, Marketing, Professional Writing, Psychology, Public Service Leadership, Sociology Open to Non-UHCL Applicants: Yes
Program Description:


Universitat Pompeu Fabra Direct Enroll Program

The Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) is an internationally focused research university with English-language offerings in a variety of departments and disciplines from business and humanities to STEM. Choose courses across disciplines and engage in other academic opportunities, including independent research and language courses.

UPF is located in the heart of Barcelona, giving you access to everything the city has to offer from great food and music to sandy beaches and sporting events.

The CAPA UPF program includes comprehensive pre-departure support, orientation, welcome and farewell events, access to the CAPA Barcelona My Global City Calendar, and CAPA Emergency Services, including the CAPA Guardian App. In addition, take advantage of the activities, events, 
and support services provided by UPF.

Program Fee and Inclusions

  • Enroll in a maximum of 5 courses or the equivalent of 30 ECTS credits, which translates to approximately 15 U.S. credits (may vary depending on your school's policy)
  • Live in shared student resident housing (self-catered) or choose a homestay (with your own room and two meals a day), all within commuting distance to campus
  • Immerse yourself in campus life by taking part in cultural, social, sports, and other extracurricular activities UPF offers
  • 24-hour emergency support
  • Comprehensive medical, travel and accident insurance
  • CAPA support before, during and after your program
Learn more about us here or call us at 1.800.793.0334

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2024 02/01/2024 02/01/2024 TBA TBA
Summer 2024 03/01/2024 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2024 04/01/2024 04/01/2024 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.