Be Prepared September 03, 2022

By (IPE, Middlebury College) - abroad from 02/14/2022 to 06/17/2022 with

Middlebury Schools Abroad: Middlebury in Logrono

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
I learned a lot of spanish so the program was worth it but I wish I had done the program in another location where there was more support

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 1 month - 6 months

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? No

Little to no support from the program or professors. It is very much on your own and that can be good if you already speak very well but this program should not be recommended to anyone whos language skills are anything less than extremely proficient


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)


* Did your program have a foreign language component? Yes
How much did the program encourage you to use the language?

0 = No encouragement, 5 = frequent encouragement to use the language

How would you rate your language skills at the beginning of the program? Beginner
How would you rate your language skills at the end of the program? Intermediate

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
* Who did you live with?

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  • Local Students
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Local Students

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • my peers
* What could be improved?
  • on site support
  • support with choosing classes
* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? That the madrid program offers a lot more flexibility and support

Individual Course Reviews

Course Name/Rating:

Historia Medieval de Espana

Course Department: History and Geography
Instruction Language: Spanish
Credit Transfer Issues: