Guanajuato was amazing. The city is steeped in history and a wonderful cultural place to see. Past Review

By (English, Cleveland State University) for

Universidad de Guanajuato: Guanajuato - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
The Isa was great! The faculty and the host family were all approachable and supportive. I would recommend this University to everyone.

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 2 weeks - 1 month

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

Grading system was fair and faculty was wonderful.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

All of my expectations were met at the University of Guanajuato.

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

Host family was wonderful and very welcoming.

* Food:

Food was fresh everyday. Excellent!

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

A good month to go is October during the El Cervantino festival. Wonderful cultural experience and cheap for students.

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

Use common sense. Any country/city can be unsafe if you don't use good judgement.

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes


* 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)


If applicable, to what degree did your living situation aid your language acquisition?

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

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  • Host Family
* Who did you live with?

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  • Host Family