Barcelona, Spain – Program Calendars

Please be advised that program dates are subject to change without prior notice. Although date changes are rare, they are typically changes made by the host institution and are, therefore, entirely out of ASA’s control. If any changes whatsoever are made to your program dates, ASA is not responsible for any fees or losses associated with changing/canceling your plane ticket, the cost of additional lodging, etc.

Please do not book a plane ticket until you are accepted to an ASA program and receive written notification of your program’s arrival and departure dates.

 

Spring 2019

EVENTS DATES
Spring I 2019: UNIVERSITAT AUTÓNOMA DE BARCELONA (UAB)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Fri, Jan. 4, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, Jan. 4, 2019 – Sat, Jan. 5, 2019
Holiday – Epiphany (no scheduled activities) Sun, Jan. 6, 2019
UAB Orientation Mon, Jan. 7, 2019 or Tues, Jan. 8, 2019 (TBA)
Classes begin Wed, Jan. 9, 2019
Add/Drop Period Wed, Jan. 9, 2019 – Tues, Jan. 15, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Mid-term exams Mon, Feb. 18, 2019 – Thurs, Feb. 21, 2019
Overnight trip to Sevilla Fri, Feb. 22, 2019 – Sun, Feb. 24, 2019
Final exams Mon, April 8, 2019 – Thurs, April 11, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Fri, April 12, 2019
Spring II 2019: ELISAVA School of Design and Engineering
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Fri, Jan. 4, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, Jan. 4, 2019 – Sat, Jan. 5, 2019
Holiday – Epiphany (no scheduled activities) Sun, Jan. 6, 2019
ELISAVA Orientation & First Day of Classes Tues, Jan. 8, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Last day of final exams/presentations Thurs, April 25, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Fri, April 26, 2019
Spring III 2019: UNIVERSITAT DE BARCELONA (UB)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Mon, Jan. 7, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Mon, Jan. 7, 2019 – Tues, Jan. 8, 2019
UB Spanish Placement Test Thurs, Jan. 10, 2019
Classes begin Mon, Jan. 14, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Last day of final exams Tues, April 30, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Wed, May 1, 2019
Spring IV 2019: UNIVERSITAT POMPEU FABRA (UPF) – HISPANIC & EUROPEAN STUDIES PROGRAM
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Fri, Jan. 4, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, Jan. 4, 2019 – Sat, Jan. 5, 2019
Holiday – Epiphany (no scheduled activities) Sun, Jan. 6, 2019
UPF Orientation & Spanish Placement Test Mon, Jan. 7, 2019
Classes begin Tues, Jan. 8, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Final exams Wed, March 20, 2019 – Thurs, March 21, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Fri, March 22, 2019
Spring IV 2019: UNIVERSITAT POMPEU FABRA (UPF) – INTEGRATED STUDIES PROGRAM
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Fri, Jan. 4, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, Jan. 4, 2019 – Sat, Jan. 5, 2019
Holiday – Epiphany (no scheduled activities) Sun, Jan. 6, 2019
UPF Orientation & Spanish Placement Test Mon, Jan. 7, 2019
Classes begin Tues, Jan. 8, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Final exams Tues, March 19, 2019 – Sat, March 30, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sun, March 31, 2019
Spring V 2019: CETT-UB
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Tues, Jan. 15, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Tues, Jan. 15, 2019 – Wed, Jan. 16, 2019
Classes begin Fri, Jan. 18, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Last day of final exams Fri, May 17, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, May 18, 2019
Spring VI 2019: UNIVERSITAT DE VIC-UNIVERSITAT CENTRAL DE CATALUNYA (UVIC-UCC)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Fri, Jan. 4, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, Jan. 4, 2019 – Sat, Jan. 5, 2019
Holiday – Epiphany (no scheduled activities) Sun, Jan. 6, 2019
Classes begin Mon, Jan. 7, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Last day of final exams Fri, April 12, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, April 13, 2019

 

Summer 2019

 

EVENTS DATES
SUMMER I 2019: UNIVERSITAT AUTÓNOMA DE BARCELONA (UAB) AT CITY CENTER CAMPUS
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Thurs, May 30, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, May 31, 2019 – Sat, June 1, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
UAB Orientation Mon, June  3, 2019
Classes begin Tues, June 4, 2019
Add/Drop Period Wed, June 5, 2019 – Thurs, June 6, 2019
Holiday, no classes Mon, June 10, 2019
Holiday, no classes Mon, June 24, 2019
Final exams Mon, July 15, 2019 – Tues, July 16, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Wed, July 17, 2019
SUMMER II 2019: UNIVERSITAT POMPEU FABRA (UPF)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Fri, June 21, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Sat, June 22, 2019 – Sun, June 23, 2019
Holiday – Sant Joan (no scheduled activities) Mon, June 24, 2019
Free day (no scheduled activities) Tues, June 25, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
UPF Orientation Wed, June 26, 2019 – Thurs, June 27, 2019
Classes begin Mon, July 1, 2019
Last day of final exams Fri, July 26, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, July 27, 2019
SUMMER III 2019: CETT-UB
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Thurs, June 27, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, June 28, 2019 – Sat, June 29, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
CETT-UB Orientation Mon, July 1, 2019
Classes begin Tues, July 2, 2019
Last day of final exams Thurs, July 25, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Fri, July 26, 2019
SUMMER IV 2019: ESADE BUSINESS SCHOOL (SESSION A)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Thurs, May 30, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, May 31, 2019 – Sat, June 1, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
ESADE Orientation Sun, June 2, 2019 – Mon, June 3, 2019
Classes begin Tues, June 4, 2019
Holiday, no classes Mon, June 24, 2019
Last day of final exams Fri, June 28, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, June 29, 2019
SUMMER IV 2019: ESADE BUSINESS SCHOOL (SESSION B)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Thurs, June 27, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, June 28, 2019 – Sat, June 29, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
ESADE Orientation Sun, June 30, 2019 – Mon, July 1, 2019
Classes begin Tues, July 2, 2019
Last day of final exams Fri, July 26, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, July 27, 2019
SUMMER IV 2019: ESADE BUSINESS SCHOOL (SESSION C)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Thurs, May 30, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, May 31, 2019 – Sat, June 1, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
ESADE Orientation Sun, June 2, 2019 – Mon, June 3, 2019
Classes begin Tues, June 4, 2019
Holiday, no classes Mon, June 24, 2019
Last day of final exams Fri, July 26, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, July 27, 2019
SUMMER V 2019: UNIVERSITAT AUTÓNOMA DE BARCELONA (UAB) AT BELLATERRA CAMPUS (SESSION A)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Fri, June 21, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Sat, June 22, 2019 – Sun, June 23, 2019
Holiday – Sant Joan (no scheduled activities) Mon, June 24, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Classes begin Tues, June 25, 2019
Last day of final exams Fri, July 12, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, July 13, 2019
SUMMER V 2019: UNIVERSITAT AUTÓNOMA DE BARCELONA (UAB) AT BELLATERRA CAMPUS (SESSION B)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Thurs, July 11, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Fri, July 12, 2019 – Sat, July 13, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Classes begin Mon, July 15, 2019
Last day of final exams Fri, Aug. 2, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, Aug. 3, 2019
SUMMER V 2019: UNIVERSITAT AUTÓNOMA DE BARCELONA (UAB) AT BELLATERRA CAMPUS (SESSION C)
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Fri, June 21, 2019, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Sat, June 22, 2019 – Sun, June 23, 2019
Holiday – Sant Joan (no scheduled activities) Mon, June 24, 2019
Excursions – locations TBA TBA
Classes begin Tues, June 25, 2019
Last day of final exams Fri, Aug. 2, 2019
Housing move-out; students depart Sat, Aug. 3, 2019

 

Fall 2018 (Fall 2019 dates TBA)

Events Dates
Fall I 2018: UNIVERSITAT AUTÓNOMA DE BARCELONA (UAB)
Arrival and Housing Move-in
In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Sun, Sept. 2, 2018, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Mon, Sept. 3, 2018
UAB Orientation Tues, Sept. 4, 2018
Day excursion to Montserrat Wed, Sept. 5, 2018
Classes begin Thurs, Sept. 6, 2018
Add/Drop Period Thurs, Sept. 6, 2018 – Thurs, Sept. 13, 2018
Holiday, no classes Tues, Sept. 11, 2018
Holiday, no classes Mon, Sept. 24, 2018
Holiday, no classes Fri, Oct. 12, 2018
Mid-term exams Wed, Oct. 24, 2018 – Tues, Oct. 30, 2018
Holiday, no classes Wed, Oct. 31, 2018 – Thurs, Nov. 1, 2018
Overnight excursion to Granada Fri, Nov. 16, 2018 – Sun, Nov. 18, 2018
Day excursion – Traditional Calcotada Lunch and Hike + Visit to Sant Cugat Monastery and Museum Fri, Nov. 30, 2018
Holiday, no classes Thurs, Dec. 6, 2018 – Fri, Dec. 7, 2018
Final exams Wed, Dec. 12, 2018 – Tues, Dec. 18, 2018
Housing move-out; students depart Wed, Dec. 19, 2018
Fall II 2018: ELISAVA School of Design and Engineering
Arrival and Housing Move-in In order to make our group airport pick-up, students should arrive at Barcelona (BCN) airport on Sun, Sept. 2, 2018, between 7am-2pm
ASA Orientation Mon, Sept. 3, 2018
ELISAVA Orientation & Classes Begin Tues, Sept. 4, 2018
Day excursion to Montserrat Wed, Sept. 5, 2018
Holiday, no classes Tues, Sept. 11, 2018
Holiday, no classes Mon, Sept. 24, 2018
Holiday, no classes Fri, Oct. 12, 2018
Mid-term evaluations Mon, Oct. 22, 2018 – Thurs, Oct. 25, 2018
Holiday, no classes Thurs, Nov. 1, 2018
Overnight excursion to Granada Fri, Nov. 16, 2018 – Sun, Nov. 18, 2018
Day excursion – Traditional Calcotada Lunch and Hike + Visit to Sant Cugat Monastery and Museum Fri, Nov. 30, 2018
Holiday, no classes Thurs, Dec. 6, 2018 – Fri, Dec. 7, 2018
Final exhibitions and presentations Tues, Dec. 18, 2018
Housing move-out; students depart Wed, Dec. 19, 2018