J-Term - 2019

The purpose of this program is to develop the intercultural communicative competence of students under a total immersion/interaction context providing different locations of learning: the city, the family, the university where international students can develop their linguistic and cultural competences and skills.

Course List



  • In every program students enroll 2 courses.
  • Program total contact hours: 70
  • Program total PUCV credits: 4


Courses starts and end dates – 2019


Application deadline: December 7, 2018

Official arrival date: January 2, 2019
Program starts: January 3, 2019
Classes: January 4 – January 18
Official departure date: January 19, 2019

Services Included

  1. Airport pick-up and drop-off (during official arrival/ departure dates)
  2. Valparaíso City Tour
  3. Access to International Programs services: computer room access (Monday to Friday) + assistance in case of emergency (24/7)


Accommodation with Chilean family


  • Single room.
  • 3 meals per day from Monday to Sunday.
  • Laundry service a day per week.
  • Internet Wireless.


Admission Requirements

  1. PUCV application form
  2. Health insurance
  3. Motivation letter
  4. Passport copy
  5. Transcripts of records


Sergio García
Short Term & Customized Programs Coordinator
International Relations Office
PUCV – Chile