How to Apply
Thank you for thinking of us! We suggest you make your reservation as soon as you can
in order to have a secured spot at Casa Xalteva.
To make your reservation:
- Download and complete our Application Form.
- Fax or email the registration form to the contact info below
- We will confirm respond within 24 hours
- Please review our Frequently Asked Questions.
If you prefer you can pay for your tuition, registration fees, and airport transportation when you arrive at Casa Xalteva, or on your first day of class. You can also pay your home stay family directly at the beginning of each week. Casa Xalteva and the families can only accept cash in Nicaraguan Córdobas or US dollars. You can carry travellers’ checks and cash them in any bank in Nicaragua. There are also convenient ATM machines in Granada that take Visa or Mastercard. There are vendors on the street in downtown Granada during daylight hours that will exchange US dollars into Córdobas. Since the current exchange vary from day to day, you will want to make sure to know the current rate ahead of time. You can also change money in banks, but you may have to wait in long lines.
If you want to pay for your classes and transportation in advance, you can write a check or money order to Casa Xalteva, and mail it to P.O. Box 4542, Albuquerque, NM 87196, USA. Make sure you allow time for the payment to arrive before you get to Granada, and please E-mail us (firstname.lastname@example.org) so we know to expect your payment.