The humanities can be thought of as the pursuit of understanding and analyzing human behavior and what it means to be human. In this study abroad program, students will come to understand the role of the humanities in the cultural production of Spain through the examination of artifacts and the historical pilgrimage of the Camino de Santiago.


  • 06/09/2018 to 06/22/2018


  • International air
  • Ground transportation
  • 13 nights in hotels
  • 13 breakfasts
  • 3 lunches
  • 3 dinners
  • English-speaking guides & assistants
  • Admission fees
  • Country guidebook and pre-travel docs
  • Embedded medical insurance
  • 24/7 emergency support

Info Session

Where: Study Abroad Fair, exact location TBD

When: September 13 2017, 11:00 am

Learn more about this program at our upcoming info session!

Program Highlights

Spend 2 nights in Madrid experiencing historical monuments, Museums, the Royal Palace and astonishing Cathedrals. Travel to Pamplona for 2 nights. Continue across Spain to Burgos for 3 nights and onto Leon for 2 nights. Then make your way to Santiago de Compostela. Here you will spend 2 days on the Camino de Santiago Pilgrim Trail - this is what your program was created for! Your program leaders will lead you through a few monumental trails to spend time hiking in one of Spain's famous landmarks.

Meet the Faculty

Dr. Katherine Ford

Honors College Faculty Fellow
Dr. Katherine (Katie) Ford is serving as an Honors College Faculty Fellow. She is an Associate Professor of Hispanic Studies in the Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures in the Thomas Harriot College of Arts and Sciences.

Dr. Todd Fraley

Director of the EC Scholars Program & Associate Dean for Academic Programs
Prior to his leadership position in the Honors College, Todd taught in the School of Communication, where he also served as associate professor, Coordinator for Undergraduate Studies and the Internship Director.

Scholarships and Financial Assistance

WorldStrides is committed to making international travel accessible for students. To find out how to apply for $500 in need-based assistance or our merit-based $3,000 Higher Education Traveler Scholarship, click here.

Gift of Education

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For Parents

Thank you for considering this global opportunity for your students, and for trusting us with the important responsibility of educating them. In addition to building their resume and their network, we believe a program like this builds essential perspective that will set them on a path to becoming more global citizens!

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