Experience Leon!

Europe Spain Leon
An ancient city in stunning northwest Spain, León is laidback. By day, León is abundant in culture, art, and famous cathedrals. By night, it comes alive, creating a perfect blend of old and new. Just a three-hour drive from the famous pilgrimage site of Santiago de Compostela, León is a wonderful place to absorb fully the rich Spanish culture.
Population: 1,657,000
Native language: Spanish
Climate: Continental
Type of area:
Great public transport

Where Will You Live

Universidad de León

Universidad de León is one of the most prominent institutions in Europe and welcomes students from all over the world to its official center of languages.

Leon, once the capital kingdom in the middle ages, is an ideal location to study Spanish and explore architectural masterpieces and famous cathedrals. By day, immerse yourself in the rich culture of the city, where the traditional language of Leonese is still a dialect spoken by locals. By night, enjoy the modern nightlife of Leon, which seamlessly blends the old and new to deliver an all-around unforgettable study abroad experience.

Learn more at Universidad de Leon's official website

Student Health & Safety

We champion health, safety, and security. As part of IES Abroad, the largest study abroad organization in the United States, we have set the standard for health and safety in study abroad for decades. We plan for the ‘what if’, so you can get on with the experience of a lifetime.
International Health Insurance

International health insurance included in the cost of your program

24/7 Emergency Phone Support

Total coverage to support you while traveling and in your new city

Location-Specific Information

Health and safety information prepared based on your destination

Health In Your Language

Highly trained multilingual staff to connect you to healthcare providers

Secure Housing

Quality, safe, secure housing within close proximity to your classes

Dedicated Expertise

Protection by a Dean of Students Office advocating for your interests

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