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  • Locations: Zhengzhou, China
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Winter-Spring
  • Restrictions: PSU applicants only
  • Dates / Deadlines
Program Description:

PSU Direct Enroll ZhengzhouProgram Overview

Study at Zhengzhou University, PSU's sister-university in Zhengzhou, Henan Province. One of the capitals of the ancient world, Zhengzhou today is a major market and transportation center of over  8 million people. The city is located near the Yellow River about 450 miles south of Beijing. On May 8, 1984, the presidents of Portland State University and Zhengzhou University entered into a cooperative agreement to promote scholarly activities. A principal provision of the agreement allows for the reciprocal exchange of faculty and students between the two universities.

Program Focus

Zhengzhou University is a comprehensive university composed of liberal arts, natural sciences, political sciences, economics, and law. The University offers 20 bachelors degree programs and eight masters degree programs. Its academic departments include Chemistry, Chinese Language and Literature, Computer Science, Economics, Electronics, Foreign Language and Literature, History, Journalism, Law, Library Education, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, and Political Science.  Students attending Zhengzhou University, study Chinese intensively.

Fact Sheet

Education Abroad Advisor Alyse Collins 
Get Started Attend an Ed Abroad 101 Session 
Program Provider PSU Direct Enroll with Zhengzou University
Program Dates Fall (September - December)
Spring (March - June)
Academic Year (September - June)
Areas of Study
  • Asian Studies
  • Chinese
  • Culture
  • International Studies
Capstone Option Reporting Live option is available Fall and Spring terms.
Credits Fall:  Students enroll in up to 36 quarter credits
Spring:  Students enroll in up to 36 quarter credits
Academic Year:  Students enroll in up to 72 quarter credits
Language of Instruction Chinese
Host Country Language Chinese
Housing Residence Hall
Class Standing Eligibility
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Post-Baccalaureate
Minimum GPA 2.50
Language Requirement 6 terms of college level Chinese language study required
Course Offerings Listing of current program

Program Costs

                 PSU Fees               Program Fees: PSU Tuition + Fees

Program Fee Includes:

  • Tuition


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter-Spring 2019 10/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Application materials may be reviewed prior to the program's application deadline. (Please note: if all of your boxes are checked-off, your application is complete.) In most cases, for applicants applying to programs led by PSU faculty, interviews and final selection will take place after the program deadline.