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Columbia Summer Program
Foreign Language Learning
Thank you for your interest in the Columbia Summer Language Program in Beijing for summer 2016!
The 2016 application materials and program details are not yet finalized. Most program information will be available by the end of fall 2015 term, though there still may some details outstanding. Please click "Start an Application" below to register your interest in the program with the Office of Global Programs and fill out a short Pre-Application questionnaire. Once you are registered with our system, we will notify you via email when all application components are finalized. We will also notify you of any information sessions and/or events with returned program participants.
The program includes:
Completion of one year of Chinese in one summer
Multiple levels including: second year, third year, and fourth year Chinese
Intensive language courses, drill sessions, individual tutorials, and language partners
Organized excursions and cultural activities
One week independent travel break
Please use the side bar to the left for the most up to date information about this program including requirements, deadlines, the academic calendar and more detailed information about the Beijing experience!
Generally, the full application includes the following:
Chinese Writing Sample
Study Abroad Approval Form
Application fee, if applicable
Valid Passport Information
Please note that Peking University does not accept applications from students with Chinese citizenship.