interconnected areas of teaching and research
certificates sponsored by Spanish and Portuguese Studies, including Spanish & Health
faculty-led study abroad summer programs—and many more in Latin America, Portugal, and Spain for a semester or year-long
tracks of research for doctoral students
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World-class research

Six interconnected areas of teaching and research make up Spanish and Portuguese Studies. 

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Study Abroad

Do you want to study abroad in Latin America, Portugal or Spain? Go abroad for a semester or study in one of our faculty-led summer programs. 

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The Integrative Experience Blog

Read what our majors have to say about their experience studying with us. 

From UMass to Statehouse

“I feel we’re beginning to see Brazilian Americans become represented as a group.” Learn more about the role Portuguese played in Samuel's internship with a senator in Boston. 

Samuel Cavalheiro

Your support matters

We welcome the support of our alumni and friends. Gifts of all sizes—and types—make an impact.

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