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  • Locations: Zhengzhou, China
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring, Winter-Spring
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  • Restrictions: PSU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Winter-Spring 2022 10/15/2021 ** 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.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Fulfills University Studies Requirement: Yes, Reporting Live Supplemental Course
Program Description:

Program OverviewDE Zhengzhou

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.

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Program Provider PSU Direct Enroll with Zhengzhou University
Program Dates Fall (September - December)
Spring (March - June)
Academic Year (September - June)
Areas of Study
  • Asian Studies
  • Chinese
  • Culture
  • International Studies
Credits Students enroll in 24 - 36 quarter credits per semester
Capstone Option Yes, Reporting Live supplemental capstone is available during Fall or Spring terms
Language of Instruction  Chinese/English
Host Country Language  Chinese
Housing Residence Hall
Class Standing Eligibility
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Post-Baccalaureate
Minimum GPA Requirements Undergraduate: 2.5

Must be in Satisfactory Academic Standing.
Language Requirement Two years of college-level Chinese required
Program Fee RMB 7500 Yuan per semester
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Application Fee:
All applications include a $50 non-refundable fee due on the application deadline. Students who do not intend to complete a program application are required to withdraw before the deadline, otherwise, the $50 application fee will
be assessed to the students' account.