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University of Strasbourg
Strasbourg, France (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
Budget Sheets Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: French Minimum GPA: 3.0
Credit Type: Resident
Program Description:
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The University of Strasbourg is a young university founded on an age-old tradition. It strives to teach across the disciplines, so that this mixing fosters new research opportunities and produces courses that meet society's needs. The international dimension is fundamental for the University of Strasbourg, and thanks to the worldwide reputation of its research teams, built on excellence and efficiency, it emerges among Europe's foremost research universities. Solidly anchored in the European Higher Education Area, the University of Strasbourg, with its 42,000 students, the campus covers a vast part near the center of the city.

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Strasbourg is the ultimate European city. It has flavors of both France and Germany, and sits right on the border of the two countries. It's picturesque "la Petite France" neighborhood looks like something straight out of a fairy tale book, a riverfront neighborhood with timbered buildings accented by colorful flower boxes. The home of the European Parliament, this often-overlooked and surprisingly cosmopolitan destination hosts France's oldest Christmas market and features a stunning cathedral. In fact, Strasbourg has often changed hands between the French and Germans over the centuries.The Black Forest and the legendary Rhine River are just at or beyond the city's edge. There are several wonderful daytrips here into France's Alsace or Germany.


Academic Calendar
OSU University of Strasbourg
Fall Winter Semester:
September-January
Spring Spring Semester:
January-June







Please note, these dates are subject to change. For the most accurate information, please visit the host university website.

Courses
Before going abroad, you will need to investigate the courses available at potential host institutions. OSU students studying abroad must take at least the equivalent of 12 OSU credit hours during their exchange semester. Please be sure to read the course descriptions provided by the host institution and compare them to your coursework at OSU. 

OSU students studying at University of Strasbourg can take business classes in English through the Faculté des Sciences Économiques et de Gestion. Information about the courses can be found here. Some Master's Level courses in English are also available. Students who are fluent in French can take courses in other disciplines.
 
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Requirements
Students participating in a reciprocal exchange program must have completed at least 45 credit hours and have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or above at the time they intend to participate. A B1 level in French is required to study in Strasbourg as an exchange student.

Costs
For estimated expenses, please refer to the budget sheets located at the top of this brochure.

Housing
As an exchange student, you are eligible for accommodation in a university hall of residence. Please refer to the university website for more information.

Visa Information
Students studying for 90 days or more are required to obtain a student visa or residency permit. Please refer to the website of the embassy or consulate to obtain visa information. The French Consulate in Houston has a very helpful guide to student visas

Helpful Links
Website for Exchange Students
University of Strasbourg International Students Associations
International Students Guide
Culture and Sports

 


Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2018-2019 02/02/2018 03/30/2018 TBA TBA
Fall 2018 02/02/2018 03/30/2018 TBA TBA
Spring 2019 06/30/2018 08/18/2018 TBA TBA