Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad-Barcelona

The Consortium for Advanced Studies Abroad program in Barcelona, Spain (CASA-Barcelona) offers students with a high-level of Spanish language proficiency the opportunity to enroll directly in regular university courses alongside enrolled Spanish students at four leading universities: Universitat de Barcelona, the Universitat Pompeu Fabra, the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, and the Universitat Politècnica de Cataluña. Additionally, you may enroll into 1-2 core and content courses, offered to support, guide, and enhance your coursework at the Spanish universities, taught at the CASA-Barcelona center.

More About CASA - Barcelona

Single semester students who arrive with proficient oral and written Catalan skills, and full-year students who have acquired Catalan proficiency during the fall term may have the option to pursue content courses in Catalan.

For more information on this program, consult the CASA-Barcelona program webpage and the CASA-Barcelona Student Handbook.


  • Five semesters of college-level Spanish or the equivalent proficiency
  • 3.0 minimum GPA


  • For fall study abroad: March 1
  • For spring study abroad: October 1

To Apply

Submit the CASA-Barcelona Program Application and Materials

Complete all OIE electronic forms

Request Course Approval for CASA-Barcelona