Completing Your Study Abroad Application
Before you submit your application, make sure you have the following:
Complete all questions on the application form and attach a 2x2 photo of yourself.
2. PERSONAL STATEMENT:
Please type and attach a 1-2 page essay explaining why you wish to join this program and what contribution it will make to your education. Also include, if you wish, any characteristics or qualities you possess that you feel would benefit the program.
Please attach an unofficial copy of your transcript to this application.
4. RECOMMENDATION LETTER:
Students are required to request a letter of recommendation from a CUNY faculty member (except from the professor leading the study abroad program). Please submit one letter of recommendation with your study abroad application.
5. REQUIRED GPA
You must be in good academic standing, GPA 2.0 or higher (unless otherwise indicated in the program description).
Make sure that you meet the program prerequisite(s), if any.
You must not have any Bursar stops on your record at the time of acceptance into the program
6. APPLICATION DEADLINES
Please submit your application before the deadline of the study abroad program. Also keep in mind the deadlines for the John Jay Study Abroad Scholarship and the Study/Travel Opportunities for CUNY Students (STOCS) Scholarship, if you are planning to apply for them.
Students may be required to have an interview with the Program Director of the study abroad program.
8. REQUIRED DEPOSIT
If you are accepted into the program, you will be required to pay a deposit of $350 by Money Order, Certified Check, credit card or cash, payable to John Jay College. Your deposit will be applied to the total program fee and is non-refundable.
9. OFFICE LOCATION:
Completed application should be submitted to the Office of International Studies & Programs. We are located in North Hall, offices 1101-1105. If you have any questions, please contact us at 212-484-1390 or email Anderson Rosa at email@example.com.