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University of Salzburg

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    About the Program

    Immerse yourself in the enchanting city that inspired Mozart and "The Sound of Music." Nestled amidst breathtaking alpine landscapes, Salzburg offers a rich cultural heritage, stunning architecture, and a vibrant arts scene. The University of Salzburg (also known as Paris Lodron University Salzburg, PLUS) is the largest educational institution in Salzburg with about 18,000 students and 3,000 employees in research, teaching and administration. The University is an integral part of both cultural and economic life, and is a meeting point for teachers and students, academia and the local community. 

    Location Salzburg, Austria
    Program Type Partner University Program
    Program Term Fall, Spring
    Language of Instruction English, German
    Budget View Budget
    Living Arrangements Independent Arrangement 
    Additional Information A Partner University program is a study abroad experience where students are nominated/accepted by Stony Brook University, and enroll at a partner institution. In most cases SBU faculty or staff are NOT traveling with participants.
    Program Housing Statement: Stony Brook University is required to comply with the housing policies of the host country, partner institution and/or hotel/hostel. These policies may include requirements such as sex-based housing placement.


    GPA 3.0
    Other Requirements

    Students must be matriculated in an undergraduate degree program.

    Sophomores and above

    Application Deadline

    Academic year admission: March 1

    Spring admission: October 1 

  • Academic Information

    Course Information

    Academic Policies

    • Students must maintain full-time status while abroad
    • This is a partner university program. Applications must be submitted to Stony Brook University first. Information regarding the next steps in the process will be distributed to students who have received formal nominations by their International Programs Coordinator.
    • Grades earned in a Partner University 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.
    • All participants following the Stony Brook Curriculum (SBC) will receive GLO and EXP+ in addition to requirements fulfilled by their coursework.

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