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Driven by the pursuit of excellence, the University of Maryland has enjoyed a remarkable rise in accomplishment and reputation over the past two decades. By any measure, Maryland is now one of the nation’s preeminent public research universities and on a path to become one of the world’s best.

Website of University: http://www.umd.edu/
Website for inbound exchange students: http://globalmaryland.umd.edu/offices/education-abroad/incoming-exchanges
Online Academic Calendar Website: http://www.provost.umd.edu/calendar/

ABOUT COURSE

Full time load: 12 Credits
1 Course= 3-4 Credits
Minimum course enrolment for exchange students: 12
Maximum course enrolment for exchagne students: 15 Credits
Course Finder Website: https://ntst.umd.edu/soc/

Restricted Programs and other academic requirements: Architecture, Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry, & Environmental Sciences and Policy-Biodiversity and Conservation, Communication, Computer Science, Criminology & Criminal Justice, Economics, Government & Politics, Journalism, Landscape Architecture, Psychology.

APPLICATION

1. NUMBER OF PLACEMENTS

2015-2016 Spring Semester: 1
2016-2017 Academic Year: 1

2. DEADLINES

Spring Semester: November 1
Fall Semester: April 1

3. REQUIREMENTS

3.0/4.0 GPA

Language requirements
TOEFL: 90 minimum (22 minimum on each section; IELTS: 6.5 minimum (6.5 minimum on each section)

4. APPLICATION PROCEDURES

Nominated students will receive log-in information for MyEA; all documents can be submitted on-line.

5. APPLICATION DOCUMENTS

1) International Academic Credentials
2) Evidence of English Proficiency
3) Academic Department Approval

DAILY LIFE

1. INSURANCE

Students must have insurance which meets the J-1 visa requirements:http://globalmaryland.umd.edu/offices/international-students-scholar-services/health-insurance-0

2. ACCOMMODATION

On campus
View detail: http://reslife.umd.edu/

Off campus
View detail: http://www.och.umd.edu/OCH/Default.aspx

3. ESTIMATED LIVING EXPENSES

SEVIS J-1 Visa Application Fee: $180 USD
UMD Student Activity Fee: $37.00 USD per semester
Housing:
On-campus – $3084 USD per semester
Off-campus – $850 USD per month
Food:
On-campus – $2088 USD per semester
Off-campus – $400 USD per month
Books/Supplies: $600
Personal expenses (including local travel & entertainment): $400 USD per month
UMD SHIP Health Insurance: $755 USD per semester (estimated)

5. VISA REQUIREMENTS

Once students are admitted, UMD will issue the form DS-2019 immigration document. Students must pay the SEVIS fee and complete the DS-160 (online) Non Immigrant Visa application before making their appointment at the U.S. Consulate/Embassy

6. SCHOLARSHIPS

N/A

CONTACT INFORMATION

Exchange Coordinator
Krista Uhrig
kuhrig@umd.edu

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