Binghamton University (SUNY)
Binghamton University (SUNY) is a universitywide partner in Binghamton, United States of America.
General information for exchange students
Welcome to Binghamton! (YouTube)
Semester I: last week of August - 3rd week of December
Orientation generally commences the 3rd week of August for Semester I and the 3rd week of January for Semester II.
Exams take place the 3rd week of December for Semester I and the 2nd week of May for Semester II.
GPA (Average Grade)
The GPA requirement at this university is 2.43. This is comparable to an average grade 6.5 or above at Utrecht University.
There is no specific language requirement for this destination.
|Areas of study open to exchange students|
All but business courses (any course taught in the School of Management). All graduate-level exchanges must have advance approval of the receiving department. Students from the Utrecht School of Economics may take business courses and elective economics courses, but are restricted from taking core economics courses, such as Micro- and Macroeconomic Theory.
The School of Nursing, and the School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences are not open for exchange students.
|Courses at Master’s level|
|Language of instruction|
Undergraduate exchange students are guaranteed on-campus housing. Graduate students usually prefer to live off campus, but may now also apply for on-campus housing, which will be awarded on a space-available basis. Information about on-campus housing can be found on the Residential Life website.
Information and resources for off-campus housing can be found on the Off Campus College (OCC) website.
|Estimated living costs per month|
Average living costs are around $2,300 per month.
More information (under 'Estimate of Cost Sheets')
You can find information on this university’s credits in the credit conversion table
|Number of places available|
6 places per year
If you want to go on exchange to Binghamton in semester 1, make sure to apply before the December 1 deadline as Binghamton has early application deadlines.
Selection was not necessary in the past few years.
If you have any questions about this universitywide partner university, contact the universitywide International Office.