Semester Abroad

Program Details

Discover South America

Known as Mitad Del Mundo (centre of the Earth), Ecuador is one of the most environmentally diverse countries on the planet. Home to the Amazon Rainforest, the Galapagos Islands, and the Andes Mountains, Ecuador is truly the ideal place for anyone seeking to embrace the outdoors. 

Students participating in our Semester Abroad Ecuador program will be living in one of the most stunning and vibrant capital cities in the world, Quito. With courses taking place a short walk from our residence, and internship experiences customized with our community partners, students joining us in Ecuador will participate in a life-changing experience.

What the program includes

International tuition and academic fees at Universidad de Las Americas

Accommodations in shared guest house with shared kitchen and living spaces

Tailored internship experience with one of our partners

24/7 in-country staff support

Arrival airport pickup and 4-day immersive orientation 

Weekly group seminars and routine check-ins


Earn transferable credits at UDLA


Experience all that Ecuador has to offer


Gain work experience with one of our partners

How it works

An Insight semester abroad in Ecuador will be a truly unforgettable experience. Though our program might sound complex, it’s really quite straightforward. While in Ecuador, you will:

Intern with a locally-led organization four days of the week

Take classes and earn transferable credits one day of the week

Travel and explore the region on weekends and during the week-long break


Insight’s semester abroad programs run for 12 weeks during the winter/spring, summer, and fall semesters.

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