Study Abroad Programs

A 155-acre property located in mountainous San Luis de Monteverde, UGA Costa Rica is proud to offer courses representing 35 different disciplines and 9 Colleges within the University of Georgia, making it not only the largest of UGA's three international centers but also the one sponsoring the widest academic representation. Click below to find detailed information on each of our annual programs, including their faculty and experiential focus.


Coffee: From Bean to Cup! (Thanksgiving Break)
College of Environment & Design Fall Semester: Landscape Architecture (2014)
Tropical Biology Fall Semester


FRC Spring Break
Franklin Spring Semester (NEW Psychology emphasis!)
Sustainability in Action (NEW in 2015!)
Tropical Reforestation Service-Learning Spring Break
Tropical Stream Ecology Spring Break


Advanced Spanish, Creative Writing & Photodocumentary
Art, Astronomy, & Journalism (NEW!)
Avian Biology
Dance Repertory Project
Housing and Household Economics (HACE)
Landforms & Landscapes in Costa Rica
Nutrition Education in Costa Rica (NEW!)
Outdoor Recreation & Geology
Sustainability of Tropical Agro-Ecosystems (2015)
Theatre & Film Studies
Tropical Ecology Maymester


Comparative Environmental Health (2015)
Conservation Medicine & Conservation Biology (2015)
Environmental Anthropology
Full STEAM Ahead with TreeSmART (Workshop)
Insects & Medicine in Ecuador
International Perspectives on Interracial Communication
Language & Culture Service-Learning
Latin American & Caribbean Studies Summer Semester
Nature & Environmental Design
Warnell Core: Natural Resource Problem-Solving