Thank you for your interest in Semester in the City! We formally partner with the University of New Hampshire, Clark University, Becker College, Marlboro College, Wheaton College, Bridgewater State University, the University of Vermont and we now accept applications from students from ALL four year colleges and universities. We can’t wait to learn more about you!
ELIGIBILITY AND REQUIREMENTS
We are currently accepting applications from students at all colleges! Students may participate in their sophomore, junior, or senior year. Students must maintain a minimum of a 2.5 cumulative GPA. Students must also undergo an eligibility clearance at their home college.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Our application consists of several sections. You will be asked to submit:
3 responses to short answer questions
a resume OR a list of relevant activities OR a Linkedin profile
You will also have an opportunity to indicate your placement preferences and tell us about the social issues that matter to you on your application and during the interview.
HOW TO APPLY: STEP-BY-STEP
Step 1: Application. Fill out our online application.
Step 2: Eligibility Check. Every college/university has its own eligibility process that students must complete to participate in a study away program. You must complete this process prior to enrollment in our program. Please contact your college’s program administrator for information about the process and deadlines.
For Clark University: the Study Abroad/Away Office at StudyAbroad@clarku.edu
For Becker College: Daniel Chapman
For Wheaton College: Bianca Murphy
For Bridgewater State University: Diane Bell
For University of Vermont: Sophia Trigg
If you attend another college not listed here and have a question about applying contact Katie Floyd
Step 3: Interviews. Applicants will go through a placement interview shortly after the application deadline.
Step 4: Selection. Students will be notified if they are selected into the program approximately two weeks after the application deadline.
Step 5: Confirmation. Students must confirm their acceptance by submitting an enrollment form and $100 housing deposit (if living in our housing) by the enrollment deadline.
Still have questions? Email Katie Floyd, Recruitment Manager.
Each apartment building will have a Community Adviser (CA) who will organize community activities for Fellows and act as a first responder to any incidents or emergencies in the building. CAs must live in CfSI apartments and will receive discounted housing.
Interested in becoming a CA? Read the full job description here, and apply today!
Have questions about becoming a Community Advisor? Email Mercedes Hanton, Manager of Student Experience.