Apply Now - Simple Steps

step 1 - Online Application

step 2 - Program Deposit

step 3 - Letter of Recommendation

step 4 - School Transcript

Once you have applied, please call our office immediately at 512-380-1003 to confirm your application.

Application Due Dates & Final Payment:

Apply early to confirm your spot! SOL programs fill up before our application deadlines. Once a program is full, we will create a "Wait List". SOL reserves the right to change our deadlines for programs that are waitlisted.

**Summer 2018 deadlines have be extended for new applicants. If you applied to the program prior to May 1st, please refer to the program invoice sent with your acceptance emails for your payment deadline. The date listed on your program invoice is your payment deadline and may not match the date listed on our website.

Program Sessions Application Opens Application & Program Materials DeadlinePayment Deadline
Costa Rica Summer Programs:
SUM I & II Sept 1 Apr 1 Apr 1
SUM III, IV & V Sept 1 May 15 May 30
Spain Summer Programs:
SUM I Sept 1 Apr 1 Apr 1
SUM II & III Sept 1 May 15 May 30
Argentina Summer Programs:
SUM I Sept 1 Apr 1 Apr 15
SUM II & III Sept 1 May 15 May 30
Mexico Summer Programs:
SUM I & II Sept 1 Apr 1 Apr 15
SUM III & IV Sept 1 May 15 May 30


For All Programs
Fall Semester Nov 1 Jul 1 * Jul 15*
Winter Break Mar 15 Nov 1 Nov 15
Spring Semester Mar 15 Dec 1 * Dec 1
Intensive Month & Spring Break
NA 8 weeks prior 6 weeks prior
- All applications & materials are due by the "Application & Program Materials Deadline" date.
- If you are using financial aid or scholarships to help pay for your program, your Financial Aid Award Verification form is due by the stated Program Materials Deadline.
- Any applications submitted after the "Application & Program Materials Deadline" will require an additional $500 non-refundable deposit (applied directly to your program price), pending available space.
- Payment is due in full by the "Payment Deadline" or you will be withdrawn from the program. If using Financial Aid your $500 Good Faith Payment and any amount not covered by financial aid is due by this date.
- * For any semester programs that have a start date that falls within our summer or winter break dates, the deadlines will be subject to the corresponding application and payment deadlines for those programs.