Mexico: Experiential Learning in Colonial Mexico
Explore the two cities of Guanajuato and San Miguel de Allende during Spring Break 2019!
La Gruta, a hot spring featuring thermal water caves is one of many excursions included in this program!
Spring Break 2019 - March 9-17, 2019
Application Deadline - EXTENDED to November 15, 2018
Shared occupancy housing in centrally located hotels/hostels.
Courses and credits
Open to all undergraduates. 3 credits in either:
HIST 2900: Special Topics in History
UC 2900: Special Topics in University College
*Program fee includes housing, daily breakfast, 2 dinners, and entrance/transportation to all program related activities.
Non-resident surcharge waived for this program.
This program is open to all undergraduate students, regardless of major, with a minimum 2.0 grade-point average or above.
Students will apply via Ohio University’s online application.
Students who will be on probation at any point during the program for a conduct offense that took place less than a calendar year from the program start date may not study abroad. Click here to read the entire conduct policy.
Requesting accommodation for disabilities
If you plan to participate in an Ohio University-sponsored study abroad program and wish to request accommodation, you should contact the Office of Student Accessibility Services to schedule an appointment to complete an Global Opportunities Disability Accommodation Request Form. We recommend you do this as early as possible to allow sufficient time to determine what accommodations may be made for this program.
Health and safety
Ohio University Office of Global Opportunities suggests you follow the recommendations of the Centers for Disease Control for healthy travel to your destination.
Please familiarize yourself with these recommendations and requirements prior to applying to a program.
Refer to the State Department website for information related to safety and security at this destination.
Also refer to International SOS for information related to safety and security at this destination. To log in to the International SOS website, please use the OHIO membership IS: 11BCAS000010.
Entry and exit requirements
U.S. citizens are required to have a valid U.S. passport when traveling outside of the United States. If you plan to study or travel abroad in the next year, apply for your passport now.
For more specific visa related information, please visit OGO's Visa Information Page.
Information for NON-US citizens can be found here.
For more information contact:
Dr. Patrick Barr-Melej, Program Director
Dr. Marlene De La Cruz-Guzman, Program Co-Director
Ellie Koewler, Program Coordinator