Half-Year Exchange Programme to Susquehanna University, USA

Last updated:10 Jan 2020


Half-Year Exchange Programme to Susquehanna University, USA

Exchange Period: Fall Semester 2020

Information about Susquehanna University
Susquehanna University is a national liberal arts college committed to excellence in educating undergraduate students for productive, creative and reflective lives of achievement, leadership and service in a diverse and interconnected world. The university is located in Selinsgrove, Pa., a town of about 5,000 people situated on the banks of the Susquehanna River, 50 miles north of the state capital, Harrisburg, USA. The campus is about 90 minutes from the Pocono ski areas, and about a two-three-hour drive from New York City, Philadelphia, Baltimore and Washington, D.C. For further information, please refer to the website: http://www.susqu.edu

Who can apply for this exchange programme?
The undergraduate students of the FAH with a GPA greater than 3.0 and have completed their first two years of study in UM by the start date of the exchange period are eligible for application. However, the final selection is not merely based on GPA. Other factors and performances such as other capabilities and talents than book knowledge, social responsibility and activity, learning attitude and motivation, service to community, etc. will be considered as well. Personal interview may be required.

Exchange Programme Costs:
Selected students are expected to pay tuition fees to the University of Macau and meet all the living expenses while they are studying in the USA. The estimated minimum living cost over there for one semester is about US$8,610** in addition to an international round trip air ticket for about US$1,000-1,200. Selected students may be required to have a bank deposit as a financial commitment to support your stay in the USA.

** This is just an estimated cost

Application Period
13 January – 7 February 2020

Application Dossier

  1. Application form
  2. CV
  3. Cover letter (Describing why you are interested in applying this exchange programme and what your objective is; What are your strengths and weaknesses. Why should we pick you?)
  4. Transcript in English (since year 1).
  5. Recommend to submit a certificate or official document of your English proficiency, i.e. TOEFL or IELTS scores (result must be within recent 2 years).
  6. Any other supportive documents that will help you get into this programme.

Please note that all selected students have to apply visas on their own.

Click here to download the Learning Agreement Form

Please send the soft copy of the requested application dossier to Carol / Christine at fah.exchange@um.edu.mo hand in one set of original copy to Room E21-4092, FAH General Office.

For inquiries, please contact:

Ms. Carol Tong / Ms. Christine Chan

 

Room E21-4092, FAH General office

fah.exchange@um.edu.mo

(Tel: 8822 4582 / 8822 8221)