Semester in San Jose, Costa Rica

  • Semester in costa rica
The Latina country of Costa Rica is celebrated world-wide for its magnificent landscapes, natural wonders, world-class coffee culture and colourful lifestyle. During your Semester in Costa Rica, you will have the opportunity to be a part of this fantastic way of life, while studying in one of Central America’s best private Universities.

During your Semester in Costa Rica, you will be studying in one of Central America’s best private Universities – the Universidad Veritas. Located in the heart of colourful San Jose, you will be able to experience the following:

  • World-class location – the urban capital of San Jose offers students the best of both worlds! From museums and pre-Columbian culture to live music, a butterfly garden, colonial architecture, colorful markets, and live theater, you won’t be short of things to do!
  • Magnificent landscapes - To the north of San Jose, tranquil Heredia hosts Braulio Carillo National Park and Barva Volcano, two of the region’s greenest and most beautiful outdoor offerings.
  • Extracurricular activities – The University provides weekly dance classes, intramural sports, martial arts classes, Costa Rican cooking classes, religious organisations, volunteer opportunities and more.
  • True immersive experience – during your semester abroad, you will be living with a local family who will teach you all about the local culture, food and lifestyle!