study abroad buenos aires

How to Apply

First Thing's First: Submit a Request to Study Away 

Please note that all Trinity College students must first submit a Request to Study Away - and have it approved - prior to applying to study away with Trinity in Buenos Aires (or any other semester study away program). Trinity students who are eligible for study away (GPA of at least 2.5) are automatically enrolled in a Study Away Moodle course that contains the steps required for study away at the college, including information on how to submit your Request to Study Away. 

Trinity College students planning to apply to Trinity in Buenos Aires program are required to submit a Request to Study Away no later than a full year prior to the Academic Year of their intended study away term. Please consult Moodle for further information.


Eligibility

  • The program is open to students with a minimum 2.75 cumulative GPA who are in good academic and social standing at Trinity College.
  • Each participant is required to have a passport that is valid at least six months beyond the end date of the program.

Language Prerequisite​s

  • Area Studies Beginner Track: 0-3 semesters of college-level Spanish or equivalent.
  • Advanced Argentine University Track: 4+ semesters of college-level Spanish or equivalent. 

Required Application Materials

All students must submit the following materials in ordered to be considered:
  • The completed online application
  • One letter of academic reference from a faculty member
  • Official college transcript(s)
  • Students who have taken at least one Spanish language course at Trinity College OR who are planning to apply to the Advanced Track, must meet with the Trinity in Buenos Aires Faculty Advisor in Hispanic Studies for a foreign language assessment. For the 2017-2018 Academic Year, that person is Aidali Aponte-Aviles.
Additionally, students applying to the Advanced Argentine Universities Track will need to submit the following:
  • Online questtionnaire in Spanish.


Application Instructions

Students can find the application materials and apply to Trinity in Buenos Aires through​ the Trinity College Study Away online application system. Please begin by clicking on the link below and following the steps outlined below:

  1.  Click the link, then click on "Trinity Students Start NEW Application Here"
  2. Log in with your Trinity email and password. (Please note that you should bookmark the page BEFORE LOGGING IN. If you log in and then bookmark the page, you will initiate a new application every time you go to the site.)
  3. Be sure to always click on "complete EXISTING application" on subsequent visits.
  4. Submit all hardcopy materials required to the Office of Study Away:
Office of Study Away/Trinity in Buenos Aires
Trinity College
300 Summit Street
Hartford, CT 06106-3100