Our first week of orientation kicked off in the beautiful Schebek Palace. Director of UPCES and UPCES Program staff briefed students on how to adjust to living in Prague, including cultural differences, transportation, and FAQ. 

Read more: Welcome Fall 2017 Students!


Exploring the Czech Republic this summer? Consider travelling to Kutná Hora, one of the countries most visited cities and home to the infamous "Bone Church." Read more about it below!

Read more: Exploring Kutná Hora


Looking to explore Prague during the summer? Prague truly comes to life in the beautiful summer weather and Czechs and tourists alike can be seen roaming the city, exploring sites new and old. Check out these popular attractions that are booming in the beautiful Prague summer!

Read more: Summer Experiences in Prague


The UPCES Program looks back at the Spring 2017 semester.

The UPCES Spring 2017 was by far one of our best semesters yet! We started out the semester in February with the arrival of 74 students from universities all over the United States. Our two-week orientation included information about safety, trips and excursions, and some of the things our students could expect during their semester in Prague. At the end of our orientation weeks, we took our semester trip to Český Krumlov, a beautifully scenic town found directly south of Prague near the Austrian border.

Read more: A Look Back at UPCES' Spring 2017 Semester


To celebrate 15 years of commitment to study abroad, UPCES is proud to announce that we have launched our newly designed program website! 

Read more: UPCES Launches Newly Designed Website