International Programs Office

International Programs Office

International Programs Office

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Complete applications to the Semester in Shanghai program consist of the following documents:

  • Online application form
  • Statement of Interest Essay (this document should contain some biographical information, outline your reason for applying, indicate how this program fits into your plan of study and the contributions you think you can make to the program)
  • Copy of unofficial transcript from SOLUS
  • Letter of Understanding for Participating in the Semester in Shanghai Program, which must be signed by your Undergraduate Chair

Applications are due January 19, 2018. Students from all Arts and Science disciplines entering third year and above are eligible to apply. Students should be in good academic standing, with a cumulative GPA of at least 2.6 or higher at the time of the application deadline. Applications will be evaluated according to:

  • Academic performance
  • Academic relevance to student's program
  • Motivation and preparation
  • Clarity of objectives and expectations.

For more information, please get in touch with:

Professor Emily M. Hill
Department of History
Watson Hall 203
Telephone: (613) 533-6000, ext: 74355