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  • Locations: Bamberg, Germany
  • Program Terms: Academic Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: German Suggested GPA: 3.0
Language Requirement: Completed at least 301 ICIP Required: Yes
Housing Options: Residence Hall Community Based Learning: No
Ability to work abroad: No Board: No Board
Program Exception Flag: None Program Sponsorship: Holy Cross Office of Study Abroad
Visa required for U.S. passport holders: Yes Earned Academic Credit: Yes
Program Description:
Bamberg, Germany
Bamberg, Germany

Name: Otto-Friedrich-Universität
Location: Bamberg, Germany
University size: 13,000 undergraduate and graduate students
University founded: 1647
Terms available: Academic year; spring semester upon approval
Dates: early August to late July (academic year); mid-March to late July (spring)
Pre-university program: Pre-university language program at either the University's summer program or any Goethe Institut in Germany:

University website:
Study Abroad website:
Student life/campus activities:
Calendar: See Study Abroad website above (fall semester is “winter,” spring semester is “summer”).
Visa fees: $65-70. All students required to obtain residence permit, US citizens may apply after arriving in Germany or before departure.
Housing deposits: TBD
Registration info: Students take year-long language and culture course, along with 30-35 credits in the subjects of their choice. Pre-university language program does not count towards required course load.
ICIP required: Yes
Other requirements: Completed German 202.
Catalog: See Study Abroad website above (follow link for “ECTS Guide in English”).
Courses previously taken by Holy Cross students:
On left-side menu, click on Courses Taken Abroad for Holy Cross Credit then select program.
Grade equivalency sheet: n/a
All information listed above is subject to change.

For more information, please contact: 
Christopher Van Booven - Assistant Director
Phone: 508-793-2755
Office: Smith 213


Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.