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Eligibility

Applicants to Union College international programs must:

  • Be a matriculated student in residence at Union College with an overall Union cumulative average of 2.5 (2.7 for London, England full-term abroad, 2.8 for Kenya, Belgium and France (Lille), 3.0 for Cambodia, Independent Study Abroad, Ireland, Japan and Turkey, and 3.2 for the Klemm Fellow International Internship) at the time of application
  • Have fewer than five disciplinary points as verified by the Dean of Students
  • Have a clear account balance, as verified by the Financial Services Office
  • Be in good academic standing, as verified by the Dean of Studies
  • Meet the minimum language requirement (if any), as specified in the program description
  • Complete the application process, which includes an essay.

Maintenance of Eligibility after Acceptance to Program:

  • Maintain an overall Union cumulative GPA of at least 2.5 (2.7 for London, England full-term abroad, 2.8 for Kenya, Belgium and France (Lille), 3.0 for Cambodia, Independent Study Abroad, Ireland, Japan and Turkey, and 3.2 for the Klemm Fellow International Internship) until the program start date
  • Successfully complete at least two courses in residence as a matriculated student at Union College the term prior to the study abroad program
  • Shortly prior to departure, all participant names will be reviewed again to determine that students:
    • Have a clear account balance, as verified by the Financial Services Office
    • Have fewer than five disciplinary points, as verified by the Dean of Students
    • Are in good academic standing, as verified by the Dean of Studies
  • For the duration of the program, participants must be registered for the course load required for full-time status in their program