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Study Abroad in Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Known as the “Paris of South America,” Buenos Aires is the capital of Argentina and the nation’s largest city.  Located along the southern coast of the Rio de la Plata, this lively port city wears its European heart on its sleeve as evidenced by its wide boulevards, ornate architecture and rich cultural offerings.  The city is home to the Teatro Colon, one of the finest opera houses in the world, and is the birthplace of the tango, a dramatic dance characterized by the passionate play between partners.  Beyond the city center, a mosaic of distinct neighborhoods celebrates the diverse culture of the Argentinean people, welcoming visitors from near and far.  Whether sipping a mate among friends, or learning the tango as it was meant to be danced, Buenos Aires offers a truly unique Global Student Experience.

Buenos Aires City Statistics
Location: Southern South America, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Chile and Uruguay
Population: 1.3 million in Buenos Aires (12.4 million in the metropolitan area
Time zone: GMT - 3 (5 hours ahead of Pacific Standard Time)
Average January Temp: 74°F
Average July Temp: 50°F
Electricity: 220 volts AC, 50Hz; two-pin plugs forming a V-shape

Program Includes:
 Superior Student Support
 Experienced Student Advising
 Centrally Located Student Apartments
 Tuition, Course Enrollment, and an Official Transcript from the University of Belgrano
 University Services
 Cultural Immersion Events
 Mobile Phones
 Extensive Pre-departure Information
 Onsite Program Director
 Arrival Orientation
 Comprehensive Health and Medical Insurance (mandatory enrollment for an additional fee)


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