WHY SEMESTER AT ROWAN?
Rowan University offers wonderful opportunities for students who want to participate in a short-term study in the United States. Semester at Rowan is a flexible and cost-effective opportunity for students seeking to experience American education and culture.
- One of the best national public research universities in the USA. (US News and World Report) with hundreds of courses to choose from
- Special scholarship for all Semester-at-Rowan students
- 20 minutes from Philadelphia and two hours from New York and Washington, D.C.
- Safe campus & affordable cost of living
Students can study one or two semesters at Rowan University, take academic courses and enjoy the campus activities and benefit from all student services offered to Rowan students. Students can choose from the following majors in our Program Finder.
Length of Study: One or two semesters.
Courses & Credits: Up to five courses (max. 15 credits) for undergraduate students. 9 credits for graduate studies, and 18 hours for English Language Program each semester.
Transcript: At the end of your study at Rowan, you will receive an official Rowan University transcript, which shows the courses you have taken and the grades you have earned for each course.
Visa: Rowan University will send you the necessary immigration documents that will allow you to apply for a J-1 Exchange Student Visa at a U.S. Consulate in your country.
Airport Pickup: Rowan University provides free airport pickup from Philadelphia Airport.
Orientation Program: Before your courses start, you will attend the International Student Orientation Program. You will learn about immigration rules, campus resources, social activities, etc.
Health Insurance: All students must have international student insurance for their entire stay at Rowan University. Estimated cost of the student insurance is around $50 per month.
Housing: Students have three options to choose from: (1) On-campus University Housing ($1000/month. Meals not included) (2) Family-Stay Option ($1100/month. Most meals included) (3) Off-Campus Private Apartments ($650/month. Meals not included)
Application Deadline: May 15th for Fall semester. November 15th for Spring semester
Admission Requirements: Your current transcript and language test score(70 on TOEFL or 6.0 on IELTS). Certain countries are exempt from language test requirement.
Application fee: It is waived for Semester at Rowan students.