Ohio University

Spain: European Association of Sport Management Summer School

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Program Term


Program Type

OHIO Credit

Academic Focus


Application Deadline

March 1 at 11:59pm

For more information, contact:

David Ridpath
Program Director

Emily Englehart
Program Coordinator


Empty Madrid Stadium


The EASM Summer School is an opportunity to gain insights into current trends and issues within international sports management. Set at the Universidad Europea de Madrid, participants will learn about current issues and trends in international sports management from renowned international lecturers alongside students from around the world.

Highlights and Excursions

Guided tours of Valdebebas (the training complex of Real Madrid), the Microsoft Global Sports Innovation Center, Tour Bernabéu and visit of the Real Madrid Museum, visit Wanda Metropolitano. Ticket for the match of La Liga: Real Madrid - Villarrea.

Living Arrangements

Shared (2-3 students per room) occupancy in a hotel.

Program Dates 

May 13 -18, 2020


Students will take a total of 3 credit hours, SASM 4900/5900.


The program fee for this program includes: Student accommodations, some meals, social activities/excursions, airport transfers, class instruction, and international health insurance. 

In addition to the program fee, students should plan for 3 credit hours of tuition*, administrative fee, and out-of-pocket costs. Below is the student budget worksheet for this program, which outlines these costs.  

Undergraduate Student Budget Worksheet 2020

Graduate Student Budget Worksheet 2020

Items that are not related to the program (ie. additional entertainment, souvenirs, extra travel, contingency funds) are not included in the cost estimates provided and should be budgeted for separately.  


  • Non-resident surcharge waived for the credit hours associated with this program. 
  • If you are nominated to this program, you will be required to pay a deposit to confirm your participation. The deposit is a down payment on the total costs to be billed by OHIO and is determined by the total cost of the program. 

Funding Opportunities

More information on financial aid and scholarships can be found on our funding pages.

Eligibility and Requirements 

This program is open to all Ohio University students (undergraduates and graduates) who are in good conduct standing. 

Students who will be on probation at any point during the program for a conduct offense that took place less than a calendar year from the program start date may not study abroad.  Click here to read the entire conduct policy 

This program accepts NON-OHIO students. For more information about this process visit the Non-OHIO student page.   

Participants must have a at least a high school diploma or the equivalent (e.g. GED) by the start date of the program to be considered for eligibility.  Students enrolled in College Credit Plus (CC+) are not eligible for study away programs.

Entry and Exit Requirements 

U.S. citizens are required to have a valid U.S. passport when traveling outside of the United States. If you plan to study or travel abroad in the next year,  apply for your passport  now. Some countries also require a visa to legally enter or reside in the country. 

U.S. citizens  will not  need a visa or other special document to enter the country for the length of this program. Please also note that visa requirements may vary if you plan to stay in the country longer than the program dates or travel to other countries during or after the program. Please familiarize yourself with these recommendations and requirements prior to applying to this program. 

For more specific visa-related information, please visit OGO’s  Visa Information Page 

Information for  Non-U.S. citizens  can be found  here