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Study Abroad

The German Department sponsors a summer study abroad program in Kassel, Germany, for students at all levels.


KasselSummer Study Abroad
in Kassel, Germany

Language, Culture, and Life in the Heart of Germany!


  •  Rolling 4-week sessions from June through August.
  •  Students with previous knowledge of German may  register for any 4-week period during the  summer.
  •  Students with no previous knowledge of German may begin only on June 3, July 1, and July 29 (Dates vary slightly from year to year).

Study German in international classes of approximately 15 students at DIALOG-Institut in the City of Kassel, in the center of Germany. Classes, afternoon activities, field trips, discussions with host families and other students. Immerse yourself!

Participants live in single rooms in German homes.

 COST: approximately $1,600 plus 6 credits CUNY tuition plus air fare

Total cost subject to change only if there is an extreme fluctuation in exchange rates.

Price includes:
          (1)  health insurance
          (2)  room in a German home with 3 meals a day
          (3)  instruction and textbooks
          (4)  6 hours of  Hunter German credits

Financial Aid available: Pell grants, STOCS grants (Study/Travel Opportunities for CUNYStudents)

Max Kade Scholarships for Study Abroad: Through the generosity of the Max Kade Foundation, we are able to offer approximately 15 travels grants of up to $1,500.- Apply for these grants in the office of the German Department (West 1405) in early April.

Deadline for STOCS program is usually March. Inquire with Study Abroad office.

Visit, call, or write

Prof. Eckhard Kuhn-Osius
Hunter West 1404
(212) 772-5068

                     or contact the

Director of Study Abroad Programs     
Hunter College Education Abroad Office    
Room East 1420
695 Park Avenue
NY NY 10065
(212) 772-4983, Fax: 772-5005
Monday - Friday  10am - 1pm
Saturdays by appointment


Pictures taken by Julia Williams, who went to Kassel in the Summer of 2012, 2013, and 2014. She also took pictures of day trip excursions to Erfurt, and Marburg.



Zum Steinhöfer Waterfall



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