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Fact Sheet:
Language of instruction: English Minimum GPA: 3.0
Housing: Apartment Area of study: Business, Computer Science, History, Math/Statistics, Mathematics & Statistics, Political Science, Psychology, Sciences, Sustainable Development, Swedish Language and Culture
Program type: Exchange Class Status: 2-sophomore, 3-junior, 4-senior
Program Description:
Photo credit Bennet Peterson, Class of 2011


Why Study in Uppsala?
Uppsala is a classic Northern European university city with a very lively cultural life. It is located a short 45 minutes north of Stockholm, Sweden. Uppsala University is the oldest in all of Scandinavia, found in 1477. It is famous for its 13 student residential organizations, called “Nations,” each representing one region of Sweden.

Academics:
Top fields of study: Natural Sciences, Business, Political Science, History, Mathematics, Computer Science, Sustainable Development, Psychology, Swedish Language and Culture. 

Note: Some departments may require a GPA in the major field higher than 3.0.  For more information, see your Study Abroad Adviser.

30 ECTS = 16 UR credits

Housing:
Housing is provided for exchange students. Read http://www.housingoffice.se/applying/exchange-students and “International Student Guide” for details on housing and budget estimates.  You will be billed for housing by the housing authority in Uppsala. Your UR-administered financial aid will apply towards all costs.

Program costs:
You will be charged UR tuition.
Note: You are automatically eligible for a $2,000 per semester exchange grant.

Uppsala logoSemester dates:
Fall: September – January.  (Note that fall-only study at Uppsala University is not possible due to semester dates.)
Spring: January – June



Early applications are strongly encouraged.

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

 

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

** 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.