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        Costa Rica Fall Break Study Abroad 2024

        Costa Rica offers a deep dive into diverse businesses and organizations that embody the sustainability initiatives and people-oriented goals of the country. This program includes a hike to a volcano and waterfalls to enjoy the stunning natural beauty of the region and a visit to the Starbucks coffee development farm.

        More information and applications coming soon!

        Information Sessions - Zoom links available below

        Anticipated Dates

        • Abroad: October 6 - 12, 2024

        Contact Information

        Program Director: Dr. Mary Catherine Colley
        Phone: (334) 332-0156
        Office: 4076 Horton-Hardgrave Hall


        Learn More About the Costa Rica Fall Break Study Abroad Program!

        Costa Rica Fall Break Study Abroad FAQ

        • What are the travel requirements?

          Visa and Passport
          You must have a valid passport by February 28, 2024, good for at least one year after you return to the U.S. at the end of the study abroad program (June 23, 2025). Therefore, to meet this deadline, if you need a new passport, you should apply no later than December 15, 2023.

          If you have any further questions or concerns, please contact us at

          Housing and Travel
          You and your roommate(s) will stay in a 3-star or higher hotel or apartment with basic amenities and easy access to bus and/or metro lines. Seven dinners and Internet access are included in the program fees. You are “on your own” for other meals, and there will be plenty of grocery store and restaurant options. Specific housing details will be provided prior to departure from the U.S.

          Please note that all COVID protocols required by Auburn University, the Harbert College of Business, the Program Provider Abroad and local authorities will be strictly followed and enforced.

          If you have any further concerns or questions about housing, please contact us at

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        Have more questions?

        Check out our General FAQ for more details on studying abroad. If you still have a question afterwards, get in touch with us through the contact information below!

        General FAQ

        Contact Us

        Megan Elliot

        Megan Elliott

        Global Programs Coordinator
        Harbert Global Programs