Barcelona, Spain Intensive Spanish Immersion Program Logistics

971-722-7117 | FAX: 971-722-7576 |


Students will have the option to live in shared apartments with other U.S. students studying in Barcelona, or in a room in a Spanish home. PCC students participating in this program will take the majority of their classes at the UPF Communication-Poblenou Campus, which is located in the Sant Martí district of Barcelona.


Students selecting the apartment option are responsible for providing and paying for all of their meals while living in Barcelona. Students selecting the homestay option will have breakfast and dinner provided each day as part of their rental agreement.

International Airfare and Airport Transportation

Students are responsible for booking and paying for round-trip international airfare costs and airport transportation.

International Health and Travel Insurance

All students who participate in this program are required to purchase and provide proof of international health and travel accident insurance for the duration of the program in Barcelona, Spain.

Local Transportation

Students are responsible for providing and paying for the cost of local transportation needs (public transportation and taxis).


The Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF) International Mobility Program offers student support services through the Mobility and Welcome Office (OMA) and a program Exchange Coordinator. Upon acceptance to this program, students will be required to register with UPF, as an exchange student, to receive language testing, pre-departure information, and course registration materials from the Welcome and Mobility Office (OMA).


This is a bilateral student exchange program. Students from UPF come to PCC to study English during the fall term. PCC students go to UPF to study Spanish during the spring term. Students selected to participate in the UPF/PCC student exchange program pay for only the cost of their home school tuition. To determine the cost of 12-15 credits of PCC tuition and fees, students can refer to the College Cost Calculator. Students are required pay their PCC tuition or make college-approved payment arrangements by the Spring term payment due date.