Founded by Bartholomew Columbus in 1496, Santo Domingo is the capital and largest city in the Dominican Republic. As the oldest European settlement in the Americas, this metropolis is a UNESCO World Heritage site that boasts the first monastery, fortress, castle, cathedral and university in the New World. Today, Santo Domingo is the cultural, commercial, financial, political and industrial center of the country.

Students of the urban campus of Chavón may enrich their professional occupations by pursuing the Two-Year college level programs, as well as an array of Continuing Education programs in graphic design, fashion, interior design, photography, fine arts, illustration, architecture, and film production .In addition, children and teenagers are able to develop their creative and artistic abilities in the numerous workshops throughout the year.