Students should have an intermediate level of Spanish to study at Universidad de Lima as most courses are taught in Spanish. They do offer an intensive Spanish course prior to the regular semester and do offer some business courses taught in English. Most all other courses are only taught in Spanish. The University does not have on-campus housing; however they will help arrange housing accommodations in student boarding houses with other exchange students or with Peruvian families. Normally, students will enroll in the equivalent of 12 U.S. credit hours of business classes taught in English or some classes taught in Spanish depending on the level of Spanish of the student.