Alcoy, Spain Summer Engineering

Aerial of Alcoy, Spain

Program Description

In this 6-week, 6-credit program, you’ll study and live at Polytechnic University of Valencia in the hilltop university town of Alcoy, Spain. You’ll take day trips to Valencia, Bocairent, and Xativa; enjoy a 4-day weekend in Granada and Toledo; and spend the final two days of the program in Madrid.

The 2022 program will be led by Notre Dame Professor Diogo Bolster in conjunction with a local Alcoy university professor.

This summer experience is open to all engineering students.


All students enroll in both of the following courses for a total of 6 engineering credits.

  • Modeling for Engineers (3 credits)
  • EG 34440: Probability and Statistics (3 credits)


May 16 – June 25, 2022


Modern dorms at Polytechnic University of Valencia.

Program Fee

The 2022 program fee is $8,300, plus a $200 University Study Abroad Administration Fee.

The program fee includes the cost of 6 Notre Dame engineering credits; accommodations for six weeks; meals in the dining hall on program days during the week; roundtrip transportation from Madrid to Alcoy; GeoBlue international health insurance; all program academic outings and field trips; and on-site program support from Notre Dame faculty. 

It does not include the cost of airfare, weekend meals; passport/visa fees; international cell phone/plan; or personal spending money.

All students are considered for need-based engineering scholarships to help unwrite program costs.


Applications will be accepted between September 23, 2021 and November 1, 2021.

Program assignments and waitlist notifications occur before Christmas break. 


Feel free to contact:

Michael Kitz
Executive Director, Summer Engineering International Programs

Todd Taylor
Director, Summer Engineering International Programs