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Spanish Memories, African Hopes, Through Literature & Film

Living Arrangements


  • Students are housed in a local residence hall in Granada.  Most rooms are double occupancy with a shared bathroom.  Meals are provided Monday thorugh Saturday at the Residence.
  • Shared kitchens are available for self meal preparation on weekends.
  • Wi-Fi is availablel throughout the the student dormitory.
  • Our program partner will accept roommate requests during the pre-departure process. Roommate requests cannot be guaranteed and must be mutual. Each student must request the other student in writing separately. The request must include the PID and first and last name for both students.
  • Housing arrangements are subject to change based on local circumstances without prior notice. No price adjustments are possible.
  • A $300 refundable security deposit will be charged to each student living in the residencia. At the conclusion of the program, CEA will assess any damages to the room and the cost of repairs and then return the remainder of the amount to the student. If the damage is in a common area, the financial repair costs will be split evenly amongst the students.

Meals included:

  • Welcome dinner
  • Weekday meals
  • Farewell dinner

Classroom and Computer Access

  • Students will have access to libraries and computer labs.  
  • Wireless access may be intermittent due to local conditions. No refunds or price adjustments are possible.


  • All local transportation on excursions and field trips is provided


  • A cell phone is necessary for safety and logistical purposes.  Students will be assisted in obtaining a Spanish cell phone.

Insurance, Health, and Safety

  • All students must register for UC travel insurance. This is free coverage, but registration is required prior to departure.
    • Health and liability insurance included.
  • An in-depth orientation will be given on the morning after arrival, including health and safety procedures.