The School

ELE USAL Costa Rica Spanish Language School is part of the Universidad de Iberoamérica (UNIBE), a leading private university committed to providing integral healthcare education and promoting academic excellence, research and humanistic vision to students, who will be capable of generating and leading changes to contribute to the development of the local and global society.


In 2018, with the support of the School of Spanish Language of the University of Salamanca, ELE USAL Costa Rica starts teaching courses of Spanish as a Foreign Language with a comprehensive approach that integrates the four skills (reading, listening, writing and speaking) and the communicative competencies needed by the students, all of this, in the beautiful country of Costa Rica.


Costa Rica is a small country of Central America, with a population of 4,7 million and with a diverse and varied climate (24 C° average). It is well known for its environmental policies, scenic beauty and biodiversity: Costa Rica possess approximately 6% of the world’s biodiversity. This friendly country is also known for its peace and no military regime policy. It abolished its military forces in 1949 and since then has placed high priority in education. In other words, Costa Rica, rather than having an army full of soldiers, has an army full of teachers.

ELE USAL Costa Rica Personnel

Executive Director of UNIBE

Director of ELE USAL Costa Rica

Student Affairs Assistant