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Mexico Study Abroad Programs

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The U.S. Department of State has issued a Travel Warning for several Northern Mexican border cities. Please note that this Travel Warning does not affect IFSA-Butler's programs, which are located in a tranquil area many hours from the cities to which the warning applies.

 (Flag of Mexico)Mexico is close to home, yet it’s a world away. During your semester, year or summer in this diverse country, you can immerse yourself in a proud cultural heritage dating back almost 20,000 years, which blends seamlessly with a modern, friendly atmosphere.

Resources about the Yucatán:

Available programs in Mérida, Mexico include:

Mérida and the rest of the state of Yucatán are one of the crown jewels in Latin America tourism. Cosmopolitan and cultural but also laid back, this stunningly beautiful area is an ideal place to immerse yourself in an authentic culture that still incorporates ancient pre-hispanic elements. Once an independent republic, the Yucatán still considers itself culturally and historically separate from Mexico.

To learn more about our dedicated on-site staff, student services and events in Mérida, visit our Mexico resident office website

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