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Chinese University of Hong Kong Summer School

About the Program

Founded in 1963, The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) is a forward looking comprehensive research university with a global vision and a mission to combine tradition with modernity, and to bring together China and the West. CUHK's general education courses broaden students' interests, widen their perspectives, and develop their ability to face the challenges of contemporary life. CUHK offers studies in seven faculties - Arts, Business Administration, Education, Engineering, Medicine, Science and Social Science, and Law. Students enroll directly in University courses along with Chinese and other international students. The language of Instruction is English. The Chinese University lies on a spacious 134-hectare campus with more than 130 state-of-the-art buildings. It rises from Tolo Harbour just north of Sha Tin.

Course of Study

6 Undergraduate Credits required

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Course Information


Hong Kong

Language of Instruction


Language Proficiency


Program Type

International Summer School: students may directly enroll in regular academic courses

Program Dates

June 30-August 4, 2014

Living Arrangements

Independent Arrangement




Other Requirements


Application Deadline

March 15

Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.

Program Cost

Application Fee


Tuition Rate

$257 per credit for NY residents


$816 per credit for non-residents

Program Fee


Administrative Fee

$200 (non-refundable)

International Health Insurance

Included in the Program Fee

Other Fees

$2,000 (approximately; Students pay room, board, books, transportation and other university fees directly to overseas university)

Travel Costs

$1,600 (approximately; Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare, visa costs)

Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.

Housing arrangements are coordinated directly with the partner university. Cost will vary depending on accommodation types and personal preference.

More Information

Grades earned in an exchange program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.

Non-SBU students must contact their home university regarding their grade and credit transfer policy.

Links and Resources

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Contact Information

Jeanine Guilbeault-Leite
Exchange Advisor
International Academic Programs
Stony Brook University
E1340 Melville Library
Stony Brook, N.Y. 11794-3397
Tel: (631) 632-7030
Fax: (631) 632-1396
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