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"Prague is the perfect city to be a student in; it has very affordable living costs, great architecture, plenty of part-time work options, fine beer, and its nightlife is second to none. ... The only downside of studying abroad in Prague is that you'll never want to leave!" - GoAbroad
Spend five weeks exploring Europe's most popular destination while earning credits you need towards graduating. UNYP is located in the central district of Prague, close to the metro and tram stops. Take classes in English with students from all over the world. Discover what Europeans already know, Prague is the place to be, and discover more about yourself in the process.
This city is made for students!
1. Super affordable living means you'll never miss out
2. Courses in English means you can earn credit towards your degree, no time wasted
3. Entertainment is endless and never stops
4. Prague is a rich cultural and historical experience, from the famous Charles Bridge to Old Town, every corner is a delight
5. Locals are welcoming and want you to join in their traditions
Enjoy these UNYP videos of beautiful Prague!
College of Staten Island, CUNY
Senior Study Abroad Advisor
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This program is sponsored and administered by the College of Staten Island CUNY.
University of New York in Prague
Program cost includes accommodation in one of a few different student residence options. Students will be placed into housing by UNYP and placements will be made according to availability of rooms. All residences are in a close proximity of UNYP (5-15 minutes via public transportation or within walking distance).
Housing is in furnished double rooms and may share a bathroom with another double room. Each room has bed, linens, pillow, desk, chair, and bureau. Towels are NOT provided. Students have access to a shared kitchen in a common area and laundry facilities. Residences all have free Wi-Fi.
UNYP offers a variety of weekday evening activities each term, including scavenger hunts, sunset walks, visits to key parks, etc. that bring students together in informal social contexts.
UNYP’s campus is situated in Vinohrady - a quiet, upscale neighborhood in central Prague. Facilities combine 19th-century architectural charm with 21st-century teaching and technology, and a full university administration dedicated to supporting students. The library houses textbooks and study materials, as well as an online database access system.
Health Care & Services
Counseling services are available free to charge to all students through UNYP's confidential Counseling Center. All students receive CISI travel insurance.
Student clubs offer the opportunity to get involved outside of the classroom and to make an impact on the Czech community.
May 26 - July 2, 2021
Arrival Date: May 26, 2021
Orientation Dates: May 27- 29, 2021
First Day of Class: May 31, 2021
Last Day of Class: July 1, 2021
Departure Date: July 2, 2021
Summer 2022 dates will be similar to above and are TBA.
3 credit option: $ TBD
6 credit option: $ TBD
- Minimum class standing - students must have completed at least one semester (minimum 12 semester credit hours) of college-level coursework at the time of application.
- 3.0 GPA or higher
- Students must be at least 18 years of age
Applications to Include
- Official transcripts
- One letter of recommendation from a teacher who knows the applicant from a classroom setting
- Statement of purpose
Have you talked with your study abroad advisor about your home institution's application process? Your institution's deadline might be earlier than the CCIS program application deadline. Check now to make sure all of your material is submitted on time!
Select from over 130 English taught courses while you study in Prague! A youth city, Prague offers a rich cultural, historical, and architectural experience, every corner turned offers sites to savor.