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  • Locations: York, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Fall, Full year, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Rochester applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Language of instruction: English Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing: Residence halls Area of study: Archaeology, Art History, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, English, History, International Relations, Political Science, Psychology
Program type: Exchange Class Status: 3-junior
Program Description:
University of York

Why Study at York?
York is a beautiful medieval city in the north of England. The city has a rich heritage and has been the center of many major political events through history. It offers an extraordinary variety of cultural and historical activities, as well as sports and recreation. The University of York ranks one of Britain’s top 10 universities.

Eligibility:
Juniors. Some departments, such as Psychology, are open to full year students only.

Academics:
Top fields of study are: Political Science, English, International Relations, Economics, Archeology, History, Art History, Psychology, Political Science, Biology and Chemistry. 40 York credits = 16 UR credits. Spring semester participants must study during York’s Spring Term and Summer Term.

Housing:
On campus housing available.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Program Costs: 
You will be billed for UR tuition by the UR Bursar.  You will be charged for housing costs by the University of York.  Board, airfare, and personal expenses are separate, but any UR aid you receive applies towards these costs.  See your financial aid counselor for information about scholarships and other aid. If you are interested in the University of York, we strongly encourage you to apply for the BUTEX North American Scholarship Programme. 
Note: You are automatically eligible for a $2,000 per semester exchange grant.

Semester dates: 
Fall: September 30 – December 6th
Spring: January 6-June 27th
Note: The equivalent to UR spring semester is both spring term and summer term in the University of York calendar. You must complete both terms in order to receive credit for spring.

Advisor Contact: Heidi Kozireski hkoz@admin.rochester.edu

More about York:  http://lovewall.visitbritain.com/en/346/cities-and-towns/cities/york
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Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2018 10/16/2017 10/23/2017 TBA TBA
Full year 2018-2019 03/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 03/16/2018 03/23/2018 TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.