Chile: UAI GCC International Study Program Universidad Adolfo Ibáñez • U.A.I is the #1 Business School in Latin America according to America Economia (2011-2012) • Also ranked #1 Private university in Chile according to QS Top Universities (2013) • UAI has locations in the capital of Santiago as well as next to the ocean in Viña del Mar. • UAI offers a wide array of subjects are available to study in both Spanish and English. Viña Del Mar Chile • Viña is a beautiful city with much to offer ranging from small street shops and stores to a large shopping mall. • The city has a central location in Chile as it is only 2 hours from the nations capital. Viña Del Mar The City Viña del mar is a very popular traveling destination for Chileans due to its beautiful beaches, lively city life and inviting atmosphere. The Beach Along the edge of the city of Viña run several beautiful beaches, which are easily accessible by a 10 to 15min walk from any part of the city. Mediterranean climate for most of the year ranging in temperatures from 60 to 80 degrees Fahrenheit. The City of Valparaíso A City of Culture Valparaiso is the neighboring city to Viña del Mar. It was once a major international shipping port and center for trade. The city is rich with a long history and full of culture. Street Artwork The city of Valparaíso is renowned for its colorful design due to the multitude of diverse artwork that can be found throughout the city. Traveling in Chile Chile offers a diverse array of opportunities for travel ranging from snow-topped mountains to lovely beaches. There are also harsher climates to explore such as the driest desert in the world and one of the most admired mountain ranges in the world, Patagonia. Homestay • Part of GCC program includes housing with a local Chilean family. • Living with a Chilean family offers a great opportunity to learn Chilean culture while practicing your language skills. UAI Program Specifics • Program • Includes Chilean homestay, roundtrip airfare, tuition and included excursions. • Subjects Include • Latin America and Chilean Studies • Business in Latin America • Spanish Studies • Classes in English and Spanish • Cost • The cost of the program is only $290 more than a normal semester at GCC. Office of International Education If you are interested in studying in Chile or abroad in another country please stop by the Office of International Education on the 3rd floor of HAL. We will assist you in the process of applying to study abroad.