International Studies

Villanova Summer Program in Cádiz, Spain

Now in its twenty fifth year, The Villanova Summer at the University of Cádiz is the oldest International summer program created by Villanova University. From the very beginning it has been a very popular program among faculty and students in our Department. An average of 25 students registrar for the program every summer. Dr. Julio Villa-García is the Director of this Summer Program:  Learn more here.


Villanova Semester Program in Cádiz, Spain

Given the success of the Summer Program, Villanova University has just created a semester program in conjunction with the University of Cádiz. For more information you may contact Dr. Mercedes Juliá, Chair of the Department:  Learn more here

At present  the Department of Romance Languages and Literatures is accepting applications to the semester program at the University of Cádiz, Spain which is their only program designed by the Department having an resident director. If you are thinking of obtaining a major or minor in Spanish this is your program! Please make sure you read the Guidelines.


Villanova/Cádiz semester students Jacqueline Toscano and Mallory Morgan with Resident director from the University of Cádiz, Dr. Mª Jesús Ruiz Fernández (Center) during the annual Fair at Jerez de la Frontera, May 2013.