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People, Politics, and Power in Puerto Rico

Living Arrangements


  • Students will be housed in double rooms (2 students per room) in a Universidad del Sagrado Corazón (USC) dormitory.
  • Rooms have desks, and air conditioning. Restrooms are shared - one on each floor
  • A shared kitchen is available in the common area.
  • Housing arrangements are subject to change based on local circumstances without prior notice. No price adjustments are possible.

Included Meals

  • Welcome Meal
  • Farewell Meal

Classroom and Computer Access

  • Classroom on the USC campus will come equiped with wifi.
  • Participants have access to USC library & computer labs.
  • Wireless access may be intermittent due to local conditions. No refunds or price adjustments are possible.


  • Group transportation from UC San Diego to site and back.

Insurance, Health, and Safety

  • The provider we coordinate with requires all participants to provide proof of vaccination prior to departure.
  • A comprehensive insuance package with CISI is included.
  • All students must register for UC travel insurance. This is free coverage, but registration is required prior to departure.
  • An in-depth orientation will be given on the morning after arrival, including health and safety procedures.
  • Program partner staff will be available by telephone after hours.