Programs : Brochure
- Locations: Shanghai, China
- Program Terms: Autumn Semester, SpringSemester(W/Sp), Summer Quarter
- Homepage: Click to visit
- Program Sponsor: CET Academic Programs
- Restrictions: UW applicants only
|Academic Term||Autumn Semester / Spring Semester|
|Credits||15 semester credits per session|
|Program Manager||Shannon Quinn | firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Application Deadline||May 1 (Autumn Semester)
Nov 1 (Spring Semester)
|Financial Aid||UW students on semester programs automatically receive $1,000 off the program price. In addition, all accepted students can also apply for need-based scholarships, grants, and loans|
|General||This semester welcomes students from all majors and from all language levels. Students get to immerse in the Chinese culture and gain real-world skills.|
Shanghai is the largest city in China and serves as a global financial hub. The city is home to many famous landmarks including The Shanghai Tower, Shanghair Jinmao Tower, and more.
Prerequisites and Language Requirements
You will approx. receive 22 UW credits per term. How our office will determine the amount is through our Credit Conversion Scale for the program.
If you would like some assistance, schedule an appointment with one of our Program Assistants here.
Students have the opportunity to complete an internships with one of the many partner organizations. In addition, students will also be able to take elective courses taught in English and Chinese language courses, depending on their interest.
Please visit the program website to learn more about the courses.
If you’re looking for a record of how courses from this institution have been transferred in the past, visit the credit equivalency database to help you determine what foreign courses might satisfy your academic needs here at the UW.
For more information about receiving credits for your study abroad, visit Earning credits abroad.
Students share a room with a local roommate in Donghua University’s international student dormitory. Dorm rooms are simple but comfortable, with basic furnishings, private bathrooms and internet access. For meals, students can take their pick of campus cafeteria, nearby noodle shops, or neighborhood restaurants.
The UW Study Abroad Office can't officially advise you about visas.
The volume and diversity of students participating, the shifting requirements of foreign governments, and the complexity of these applications make it impossible for us to accurately advise you on immigration policies.
If your program requires a visa, documentation will be provided from your host institution after your acceptance.
Consult our Scholarships page to learn about UW-based and national scholarships. The Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships, and Awards can help you learn about additional opportunities.
We understand that figuring out your finances for study abroad can be complicated and we are here to help. Here are some ways to find additional support:
To apply for this program, click the "Apply Now" button and follow the prompts to create an application. After you create your application, click on each of the links on your study abroad application homepage and complete the remaining application requirements: questionnaires, material submissions, and electronic signature documents.
This study abroad program also requires completion of a secondary application specific to the program provider. Visit the program website to complete it.
To be eligible to study abroad, you must complete the mandatory pre-departure orientation facilitated by UW Study Abroad. Visit your study abroad homepage to complete this mandatory orientation. You must also attend any program-specific orientations offered by the program director.
UW Study Abroad Office also offers several optional orientations aimed at preparing you for your study abroad experience. You can visit the Orientation section of our website to view the current schedule and to register for any optional orientation sessions that pique your interest.
Orientation must be completed prior to the enrollment deadline for the quarter that you are studying abroad.
The University of Washington is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodation in its services, programs, activities, and education for individuals with disabilities. To request disability accommodation for this program, contact Disability Resources for Students at least 8 weeks in advance of your departure date. Contact info at disability.uw.edu.
The UW Study Abroad Fee is non-refundable once the payment contract has been submitted. Students withdrawing from a program may also be responsible for paying a percentage of the program fee depending on the date of withdrawal. More details about the withdrawal policy are included in your payment contract. Note that no part of the program fee is refundable once the program has begun.
The date of withdrawal is considered the business day a withdrawal form is received by UW Study Abroad. Notice of withdrawal from the program must be made in writing by completing the following steps:
Visit the Withdrawals section of our website for more information.