About Semester Exchanges
Hunter College offers reciprocal tuition exchange programs to the following universities abroad:
NOTE: HUNTER/Exchange Paper Applications are found in the university-specific pages linked below.
Be sure to hand in ALL required documents with your application, including: Exchange Application Requirements
Applicants to the exchange programs are also eligible to apply for the Chancellor’s Global Scholarship.
Australia - Deakin University
: Scholastic excellence, top quality research, industry partnerships and tailored courses are among the factors that attract students from all around the world. This exchange program offers you the chance to enrich your academic experience, embrace a new culture and experience all Australia has to offer, all while you earn credit for a Hunter degree. Choose from Deakin's three principal campuses - from the busy multiculturalism of Melbourne, to the distinctive regional flavor of the bayside and coastal campuses of Geelong and Warrnambool. Deakin is one of Australia's largest universities, yet the campuses are not huge and overwhelming. Each Deakin campus has a distinct atmosphere and a strong sense of community.
Application Deadline for Spring 2017: February 24, 2017
Application Material : Hunter/Deakin Exchange Application - Fall 2017
United Kingdom - Queen Mary College, University of London
: Queen Mary is one the largest colleges of the internationally renowned University of London. It has an international reputation for academic excellence in teaching and research and offers a wide range of undergraduate programs. It is the only campus-based College of the University of London in central London and offers a friendly and welcoming study environment. The College is located in the vibrant East End, two miles east of the Tower of London, close to the new Docklands financial centre and just 15 minutes from the center of London.
Application Deadline for Fall 2017: March 1, 2017
Application Material : Hunter/Queen Mary Exchange Application - Fall 2017
The Netherlands - University of Amsterdam Exchange
: The Universiteit van Amsterdam (UvA), founded in 1632, has a strong historical bond with the city of Amsterdam. Nowadays studying at the UvA means having one of the world’s most fascinating cities as a campus because the university buildings are scattered all over the city. With over 24,000 students, including more than 2,500 international students and researchers, the UvA is one of the four ‘classical’ comprehensive universities in the Netherlands. It offers a very wide range of programmes, including Humanities, Social Sciences, Economics, and Sciences. In order to attract some of the best students around the world, the UvA has developed strong mainstream academic programs in English, taught by distinguished faculties.
Application Deadline for Fall 2017: February 24, 2017
Application Material : Hunter/UvA Exchange Application Fall 2017
Spain - Universidad Antonio de Nebrija
: Universidad Antonio de Nebrija is a private, independent university, officially accredited by the Spanish government. Its commitment to academic excellence and the innovative design of its curriculum have obtained an ample recognition in academics as well as in business. It is deliberately small and customized. Students from all over Spain and more than 30 countries fill its classrooms. This intercultural atmosphere guarantees a plurality of ideas and customs that enrich not only the students but the university as well. Hunter students can apply for either the Integrated Programmes (taking subject courses in Spanish) or the Hispanic Studies Programme (focusing on enhancing their level of Spanish).
Application Deadline for Fall 2017: March 3, 2017
Application Material : Hunter/Nebrija Exchange Application - Fall 2017
Spain - Universidad de Las Palmas de la Gran Canaria
: COMING SOON
Application Deadline for Fall 2017: COMING SOON
Application Material : Hunter/ULPGC Exchange Application - Fall 2017 (under construction)
Japan - Meiji Gakuin University Exchange
: The MGU International Student Program (ISP) provides an opportunity for English-speaking students from exchange partners to pursue undergraduate studies for a semester or academic year at the Yokohama campus, located in Kanagawa Prefecture. The aim of this program is to provide a creative academic environment for studies pertaining to Japan and the Japanese language for international students who have studied Japanese for a minimum of one year at the university level. The International Student Program welcomes exchange students from partner universities located in Asia, Europe, North America and Oceania.
Application Deadline for Fall 2017: February 17, 2017
Application Material: Hunter/MGU Exchange Application - Fall 2017
- In order to be considered for these programs, students must have at least 60 credits at the end of the semester in which they apply for the exchange program and a minimum GPA of 3.0. Only Hunter students are eligible to apply.
- Hunter students going to any of these partner universities as exchange students pay Hunter tuition and continue receiving financial aid for which they are eligible while studying on campus. *Students who receive Pell may also be eligible for the Benjamin Gilman Scholarship.
- Students are responsible for costs of student visas, housing, books, living expenses and courses that are not included in the regular semester offerings at the host schools.
- Students are responsible for contacting their chosen country's consular offices in the U.S. to secure their student visas.
- No special majors are required, but applicants should consult their advisors regarding courses they should be taking while abroad.
- HUNTER/Exchanges are highly competitive and very limited in space.