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Spanish Program Prices

Know what these prices include
2018 Spanish Program Prices (USD)
1 week
2 weeks
3 weeks
4 weeks
Add'l wk
Intensive (4 hrs/day)
$ 670.00
Super-Intensive (5.5 hrs/day)
$ 755.00

NOTE: If seeking college credit, there are transcripting and administrative fees. Please take a look at the college credit section to learn more about this.

The following services are included in the prices listed above:

    - Airport pick-up AND drop-off
    - Lodging with a Costa Rican host family (1 student/home in private bedroom unless requested otherwise)
    - Breakfast AND dinner with the host family
    - Laundry
    - Daily transportation to/from campus
    - Daily snack (coffee, fruit, etc.) on campus
    - Daily lunch on campus
    - Course texts (unless other texts are required for a customized program)
    - Small group instruction (strict maximum of 4 students/class)
    - Wireless internet throughout campus
    Afternoon activities (optional)
      - Grammar lectures
      - Community involvement activities
      - Guest lecturers
      - Yoga classes
      - Latin dance classes
      - Cooking classes
    * Access to ConversaConmigo.com after program has concluded. This is Conversa's online learning portal. Here students will have access to Conversa's grammar lessons, thousands of exercises and vocabulary lists. In addition, students are invited to attend weekly lectures - free for Conversa alumni.

Spanish Programs for Children (USD)
Price per child *
$600.00 / week
* Childrens Program meets for 2 hours of class from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m., followed by recreational activities on campus from 11:00 a.m. through 1:00 p.m.

On-Campus Lodging (USD)
Single occupancy
$150 / week / person
Double occupancy
$100 / week / person
Triple/quad occupancy
$80 / week / person
Non-student (accompanying)
$300 / week / person
These prices are in addition to the Spanish Program prices listed above. They include all meals, maid service, laundry service, and daily shuttle service between the campus and Santa Ana.
Click here to see on-campus lodging options.

Student Services (USD)
Child Care
    $5.00 per hour
Family Member Homestay     
    $120.00 per week

Spanish Program Cycle Dates

Conversa recommends that students attend the program for a four-week cycle. However, students may choose longer or shorter programs. Students can begin any Monday unless opting for college credit, in which case they must start on the first day of a cycle. These dates are as follows:

First Cycle: Jan. 1 to Jan. 26
Second Cycle: Jan. 29 to Feb. 23
Third Cycle: Feb. 26 to Mar. 23
Fourth Cycle: Mar. 26 to Apr. 20
Fifth Cycle: Apr. 23 to May 18
Sixth Cycle: May 21 to Jun. 15
Seventh Cycle: Jun. 18 to Jul. 13
Eighth Cycle: Jul. 16 to Aug. 10
Ninth Cycle: Aug. 13 to Sep. 7
Tenth Cycle: Sep. 10 to Oct. 5
Eleventh Cycle: Oct. 8 to Nov. 2
Twelfth Cycle: Nov. 5 to Nov. 30
Holiday Cycle: Dec. 3 to Dec. 21
* Holidays: Conversa offers regular classes on holidays.

Registration and deposit

A completed registration and $200 deposit must be received by Conversa for confirmation. The deposit is non-refundable and is applied to the total balance due. To pay the deposit, please mail your check to the address below or call Conversa at 1-888-669-1664 to pay over the phone using a credit card:

    #SJO 218
    P.O. Box 025331
    Miami, FL 33102-5331

Payment of Balance

Payment of balance is made in full on the first day of the program in the form of a personal check, cash or credit card.

Cancellation and Refund

There is a $200 cancellation fee, and students are charged for classes taken at the weekly rate. There are no refunds for partial weeks of study.