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NYI Global Institute of Cultural, Cognitive, and Linguistic Studies

  • Details and Cost

    About the Program

    This completely virtual and live program offers an opportunity for students to participate in a unique, global, virtual environment via a curated selection of seminars and lectures for SBU credit. The faculty are experts in many fields in the humanities and socials and come from a wide range of institutions.

    Approximately 250 students from around the world participate in these diverse virtual classes. 

    A summer virtual institute participant says, "The institute has such a diverse array of teachers and students from universities and cities all over the world. It made for a unique experience exposing me to some interesting viewpoints."

    No Program or Application fees (SUNY tuition, College and Academic Excellence fee only for students wishing to recieve credit from participation)

    Location Virtual
    Program Type Faculty-Led Program
    Program Term Summer, Winter
    Program Dates Winter Session
    Language of Instruction English
    Budget View Budget
    Living Arrangements n/a
    Additional Information Faculty-Led study abroad programs may require group travel. Please reach out to your IAP Coordinator prior to making any travel arrangements.
    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 n/a
    Other Requirements Access to a computer with internet, flexibility for meeting times.
    Application Deadline Winter - November 15

    Summer - April 15
    Applicants are accepted on a rolling basis, and are encouraged to apply as early as possible.
  • Academic Information

    Course Information

    Summer 2022 Seminars

    OPTION A - LIN 101

    OPTION B - LIN 425

    OPTION C - LIN 426

    OPTION D - WST 103

    OPTION E - WST 398

    OPTION F - EUR 447

    In order to award SBU credits, students will participant in a selection of seminars that when taken in conjunction will award the equivalent SBU course.

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