Latin America

  • HPU has partner schools in Brazil, Ecuador, and Peru
  • AIFS offers programs in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Costa Rica, Cuba, and Ecuador
  • CIEE offers a wide range of programs in Latin America in locations such as Argentina, Bonaire, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Mexico, Nicaragua, and Peru
  • SIT offers field-based programs in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Panama, and Peru
  • Please note that HPU Study Abroad requires one semester of college level Spanish before studying in a Spanish-speaking country.

Partner Schools in Latin America

About
Located in Rio de Janiero, PUC-Rio is a private, non-profit Catholic University. It was created in 1941 with a few hundred students on a small campus. Over the years PUC-Rio has grown. Today university has 10,000 undergraduate students and 2,500 graduate students. The university has expanded its campus with student facilities. There are four libraries and a modern computer center. Close to campus there are a variety of shops and restaurants.

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Cost
This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay thier regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately.

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About
Founded in 1964, Universidade Do Sul DE Santa Catarina (UNISUL) is a prestigious private university, situated in the south of Brazil in the state of Santa Catarina, Florianopolis. It has four campuses located on the island of Florianópolis. UNISUL has about 25,000 students attending over 50 undergraduate and graduate programs. The undergraduate student exchange program was initiated with UNISUL in 2004.

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Cost
This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay thier regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately.

About
Universidade do vale do itajai (UNIVALI) was established in 1964 in Itajai, Santa Catarina, Brazil. The university has many external campuses all over Santa Catarina with large student body of thirty thousand students. UNIVALI appreciates diverse cultures. They exemplify this, by having a culturally diverse student body. Students will be exposed to Brazilian culture during their study abroad in Brazil. In addition, UNIVALI University offers facilities such as computer labs, library, and sport facilities.

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Cost
This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay thier regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately.

About
La Universidad de San Francisco de Quito (USFQ) is located in Cumbaya, about 30 minutes from Quito, Ecuador. USFQ is the only fully private university that has been recognized as category A in Ecuador, placing it among the most highly ranked universities in the country. The school has a small student body, just around 4000 students (undergrad and grad combined), but offers a number of courses in Liberal Arts, Environmental Science, Business, Administration, and International Relations to name a few. USFQ also offers special semester-long programs like their environmental-oriented one at the Galapagos Academic Institute for the Arts and Sciences. Summer programs are also available.

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Cost
This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay their regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately.

About
USFQ Galapagos Program offers students from across the world the highest-quality academic experience and once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to study at the Galapagos Islands. Universidad San Francisco de Quito USFQ hosts an exciting International Semester Program in our campus located in the Puerto Baquerizo Moreno town on San Cristobal island, which will provide classroom and laboratory facilities.You will be an active part of a leading academic and research community where you will study and work alongside professors who are experts in their fields. USFQ Galápagos promotes conservation in the Galápagos Islands through education and research. For over a decade, USFQ has organized courses and workshops in the Galápagos, bringing professors from around the world to teach international and local students in one of the most pristine natural laboratories in the world.

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Cost
This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay thier regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Travel and other costs are arranged separately.

In addition to paying HPU tuition, there is a program fee that includes a homestay (housing and meals). Click here for more information.

About
Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (USIL) located in Lima the capital city of Peru, proudly touts the unique entrepreneurial and global perspective of its faculty. Students can expect a mix of theory and practice in the class room, as USIL applies students’ lessons through the practical application of case study. Along with undergraduate work, this university also offers business-oriented graduate programs to international exchange students. In particular, USIL provides course work for an MBA program and an MS in Management. USIL provides a specialized Spanish immersion course set in Cusco for international exchange students visiting the university--there is however, a program fee associated with the Cusco program. Courses are also available to those interested in the culinary arts. 

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Cost
This is and exchange partner school. Students will pay thier regular tuition to HPU using any financial aid, scholarships, or VA education benefits. Housing, travel, and other costs are arranged separately.

Student Experiences in Latin America

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