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Students in apartment in Madrid

 Students go for a stroll in the beautiful Parque del Retiro

24 hours in Madrid 

Madrid has something to offer both day and night. Whether you are in class or just exploring on your own, you'll not run out of sites to see. At NYU Madrid, you'll enjoy a full range of scheduled cultural activities and excursion designed for you to experience Spanish culture. Faculty-led trips may take you to the Madrid Mosque, the Stock Exchange, The Royal palace,  the Sorolla Museum and much more...

Outside of class time, you may want to visit the beautiful manicured gardens of the Plaza Oriente, then take a walk on the Gran Via, a busy boulevard lined with shops and eateries. If you yearn for some culture, enjoy the works of Salvador Dali and Pablo Miro at the Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. 


NYU Sponsored Excursions 


Each semester, the NYU Madrid staff plans several day trips and weekend excursions outside of Madrid, all of which are included in your tuition. Your understanding of Spain is broadened by journeys to other regions, such as an overnight trip in the Fall to Córdoba or Extremadura (Roman ruins of Mérida and the beautiful town of Cáceres). Adding the option of Salamanca in the Spring. You wil also have the opportunity to learn more about Spain´s history and culture on the day trips to Segovia and El Escorial.



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Upcoming Application Deadlines

Fall Semester

Priority: February 15

Regular: March 15

Applications received after March 15 will be reviewed on a rolling basis. Admission will be granted only when space is available and time allows for required travel documents to be attained.   

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