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  • Locations: Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Academic Year
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: CU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Core Program Attributes: Direct Enrollment
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3.8 Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Dormitory/Residence Hall
Click here for a definition of this term Approved by: A&S, AAP, CALS, ENG, HUM EC, ILR, SHA Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Student Status: Junior
Program Advisor: Alayne Prine Curricular Highlights: Economics & Business, Eng/Math/Computer Science, Natural Science, Politics/Policy/Law, Psychology, Research, Sustainability
Program Description:
The University of Cambridge is comprised of 29 colleges and halls which admit, teach, and house undergraduates for the roughly 30 undergraduate courses of study offered by the University.  Only a handful of colleges accept visiting non-degree students.  Cornell Abroad works with:
Pembroke College (spring only)
Robinson College (AcYr only)
Fitzwilliam College (AcYr only)
For specific information on each college, please visit that College's website on the University of Oxford website.

Application Process
Students should apply via the general Cambridge application first and after receiving official endorsement from Cornell Abroad, then the simple college-specific paperwork will be added.  Alayne Prine will review all completed applications after Nov. 15 and will contact students regarding endorsement and next steps.   If Alayne finds that your application does not meet the admissions requirements, she may recommend alternative program options. 
More info here: Oxford Cambridge info slides.pdf

Studying in the Spring at Pembroke
Only Pembroke College at the University of Cambridge will admit students for spring study.  The other colleges require a full year.  Admission is not guaranteed, and eligibility requirements are the same as full-year applicants.  Note:  Certain subjects are not available for the spring-only study.  Please review Pembroke's spring semester program website for these academic details.

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.