Hartwick College J Term 2015

Hartwick College 2015 January Term Application Period Open

March 6, 2014

The 2015 Off-Campus January Term (J Term) Program application submission period is officially open. This year marks the second year in which the application process is online.  The 2015 programs will offer 21 courses to 18 countries, providing a view of the world through a wide range of Hartwick disciplines. Nationally, Hartwick is ranked 27th in the number of students who study abroad.

Hartwick's J Term offers wonderful opportunities for students to travel, study, and live off-campus. Students may select from a variety of locations for their hands-on, month-long off-campus experience - both domestically and internationally. There will be 18 international and three domestic programs offered in 2015.  Programs will be held throughout Africa, Europe, Asia, and the Caribbean, as well as North, Central, and South America.

Not sure where you want to go? Visit the J Term Program webpage to learn of the different trips that are scheduled. Already decided on a Off-Campus J Term course? Visit the Application Process page to access all the required forms to apply, and review General Information and Policies page for additional details and deadlines.

Key Deadlines for Off-Campus J Term Programs:  

Category                                                                  Due Date (2014)
Scholarship Applications                                     3/14
J Term Program Complete Application            4/18
Program Deposits                                                 5/16
Full Payment                                                          Invoiced with August 5 tuition bill

For more information, contact Global Education and Service Learning Advisor Mansir Petrie at 607-431-4414 or

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Hartwick College is a private liberal arts and sciences college of 1,500 students, located in Oneonta, NY, in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains. Hartwick's expansive curriculum emphasizes an experiential approach to the liberal arts. Through personalized teaching, collaborative research, a distinctive January Term, a wide range of internships, and vast study-abroad opportunities, Hartwick ensures that students are prepared for not just their first jobs, but for the world ahead. A Three-Year Bachelor's Degree Program and strong financial aid and scholarship offerings keep a Hartwick education affordable.

Contact: Valerie Capullo
Phone: 607-431-4031