Spain (Veritas)

Veritas in Sevilla

Program Overview
This program is offered in collaboration with Veritas Christian Study Abroad at the Menéndez Pelayo International University in Sevilla, Spain. Sevilla (700,000), the largest city in southern Spain, and the fourth largest in the country, offers endless opportunities to learn about Spanish culture and history. Located on the banks of the Guadalquivir River, this enchanting capital city of the region of Andalucía has become one of the most popular study abroad destinations for American students.

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Courses
Students are required to take a Cross Cultural Leadership course and an International Missions/Service-learning practicum taught by local Veritas staff.  The remainder of the courses will be taken at Menéndez Pelayo International University.  

Excursions
Veritas in Sevilla includes several excursions including trips to Madrid, Cordoba, Granda, Lisbon, Portugal and Morocco (optional).

Application
The student will fill out two applications:
• George Fox off-campus application form

The Veritas Christian Study Abroad application should only be completed  after being informed from the George Fox Director of Study Abroad that you are accepted for an off-campus study semester.

• Veritas Christian Study Abroad application (An application fee must accompany your application.

Housing
Students will live in homestays with Spanish families. Students will be provided with three meals per day (except on Veritas excursion days) and laundry service once per week for the official duration of the program. This is included in the Veritas program cost. Students usually share a bedroom with another Veritas student, but have the option of paying extra to secure an individual room.

For more information, contact:
Center for for Study Abroad
Moore House
Phone: 503-554-2150
E-mail: lscott@georgefox.edu