IFSA Study Abroad
Costa Rica

IFSA's partnership program at Universidad Nacional is located in Heredia, Costa Rica. Nestled between mountains, Heredia offers a unique Latin American experience. You'll find great academic opportunities at top-ranked Universidad Nacional, all within the reach of ecological sites, national parks, beautiful beaches, and nearby hiking trails.

Universidad Nacional combines excellent academics with extensive opportunities to get involved in campus life and the surrounding community, and is an innovative university with an exciting and diverse student body, as well as small class sizes. Take advantage of special concentrations that focus on teacher education and environmental studies, or cross-enroll in a variety of departments.


IFSA, a non-profit educational organization, is driven to provide you a high-quality academic and cultural experience with the support services you need, and the fees you don’t – such as no application or transcript fees. Our on-site staff serve as advisors, counselors, and mentors who will help you make the most of your experience and guide you throughout the semester.

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