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  • Locations: Heidelberg, Germany
  • Program Terms: Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2021 11/15/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2022 02/01/2022 ** 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 OverviewOUS Tubingen Spring Intensive

Come with only two semester of German, leave with two years completed!

This program is designed for students who have completed two terms or one semester of first year German. Students earn the equivalent of the third term of first year German and all of second year German in one semester of intensive language study in beautiful Heidelberg.

Universität Heidelberg is Germany’s oldest university, founded in 1386. It is ranked as one of Germany’s most prestigious institutions. Despite being a large, bustling university city, Heidelberg maintains a provincial charm. Mountains filled with hiking trails frame the Medieval and Baroque cityscape below, offering gorgeous views of the Neckar River and castle ruins.

Program Focus

Spend spring term in Germany and earn 18 credits in German language. Heidelberg’s central location makes travel throughout Europe very accessible. Get a taste of everyday German life in one of its most vibrant university towns. Benefit from the support of an experienced on-site director. Receive the monthly Baden-Württemberg Scholarship!

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Program Provider IE3 Global
Program Dates Current IE3 Global Calendar
Areas of Study This program is a good fit for the following majors:
  • Culture
  • Foreign Languages
  • German
Credits Spring Semester: Students enroll in 18 credits
Language of Instruction  German
Host Country Language  German
Housing Residence Hall
Class Standing Eligibility
  • Sophomore
  • Junior
  • Senior
  • Post-Baccalaureate
  • Graduate
Minimum GPA Requirements 2.50
Must be in Satisfactory Academic Standing.
Language Requirement Two terms of college-level German
Program Fee Click here to view the IE3 Global Program Fee

Program Fee Includes: 
  • Academic and administrative fees
  • Housing
  • Study materials
  • Excursions
  • Field trips and other activities
  • Orientation expenses
  • On-site support
  • Health and accident insurance
PSU Fees Click here to view PSU Fees

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.