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  • Locations: Berlin, Germany; Buenos Aires, Argentina; Cape Town, South Africa; Copenhagen, Denmark; London, United Kingdom; Madrid, Spain; Monteverde, Costa Rica; Paris, France; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Rome, Italy; Santiago, Chile; Shanghai, China; Sydney, Australia; Yucatan, Mexico
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: UMass Amherst applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2020 03/15/2020 ** Varies TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admissions.

If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Advisor: AJ LeBlanc Click here for a definition of this term Who Can Apply?: UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Click here for a definition of this term Fields of Study: Accounting, Anthropology, Architecture, Art History, Asian & Asian American Studies, Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Communication, Comparative Literature, Computer Science, Economics, Environmental Sciences, Film Studies, Finance, French & Francophone Studies, History, International Business, International Relations, Italian Studies, Journalism, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Operations & Information Management, Physics, Political Science, Portuguese, Psychology, Public Health, Sociology, Spanish, Sustainable Community Development, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Click here for a definition of this term Program Options: Internship Credits, Service Learning, Undergraduate Research
Click here for a definition of this term Key Word Search: Agriculture, Asian Studies, Budget Friendly, Development Studies, Indigenous Studies, Interdisciplinary, Volunteering Click here for a definition of this term Language(s) of Instruction: Chinese, English, French, German
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Click here for a definition of this term Program Provider: CIEE
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Internship (Full), Study Abroad Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Class Standing: 2nd Sem Sophomore, Sophomore
Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Apartment, Family Home Stay, Residence Hall
Program Description:

Students who submit an application for a Latin America Block by Tuesday, October 1 will receive a Flight Voucher worth up to $1,000 to cover airfare costs to and from their program!

Learn more about CIEE's scholarships and grant offerings for all programs.

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What is Open Campus?

CIEE’s Open Campus Block programs are part of our Global Institute Network. They are unique, flexible study abroad programs that give you, the student, control over the design of your study abroad experience - from courses, to length, to destination!


With our six academic tracks from Business to STEM you will find courses taught in English, foreign languages, internships, research projects, and service learning CIEE Open Campusoptions.  

Academic options and language of instruction is dependent on the campus(es) you choose.  Verify that you will have access to the courses you need before beginning your CIEE application.

Program Length

Our Open Campus blocks are flexible for all school calendars with 6, 12, or 18 week blocks. 

UMass students must take at least two blocks to remain a full-time student.


Stay in one location, or study in up to three of these amazing study abroad locations around the world - Berlin, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Copenhagen, London, Madrid, Monteverde, Paris, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, Santiago, Shanghai, Sydney, and Yucatán.


  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel insurance included

To learn more about how Open Campus works and research your abroad options, visit our homepage.