ABOUT YOUR LIFE IN MADRID
Pre-College Residential Option
Throughout your stay, you will live in a Pre-College designtated area within one of the Carlos III Residential Halls at the Getafe Campus. This will provide a unique platform for you to experience university life in Spain.
Your Residential Hall is tended by concierge, maintenance and cleaning staff. You will enjoy full board throughout your accommodation (a vegan menu is available). A number of the foods offered are fairly international, but we will encourage you to get a taste of Spanish dishes prepared by our local chefs.
Rooms are double and have their own bathroom. All have climate control system, both wired internet connection and wifi, and a cleaning service is provided every 3 days.
In addition to all housing services, participating in the International Pre-College program will give you access to the following university facilities:
- Music, gaming, and TV rooms
-Athletic facilities, tracks, and courts
Our interculturally-trained tutors will be with you from the time you arrive at the Madrid Adolfo Suarez-Barajas International Airport, until you depart. We encourage you to arrive and depart on the designated dates, to ensure we'll be able to meet you.
Our Tutors will schedule afternoon+evening cultural and social activities, which are all designed to: help you immerse in the local culture, promote reflection on this experience, and develop your intercultural skills and understanding.
Additional services included:
Travel insurance, which includes medical care in case of illness or accident, travel for a
companion, extension of stay for insured person, and or medical repatriation
Visits and cultural experiences in Madrid included:
Prado Museum - www.museodelprado.es
Royal Palace - www.patrimonionacional.es/visita/palacio-real-de-madrid
Santiago Bernabéu (Real Madrid) football stadium- www.realmadrid.com/estadio-santiago-bernabeu