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Study Abroad at Cardiff University
Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom; (Outgoing Program)
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Program Dates

Official Arrival Date                              Class Start Date                          End Date 
Dates for Fall 2018 coming soon!

*Options to leave at Winter Break available for students who need to return to the States prior to late January. Some restrictions may apply depending on courses selected. Alternative assessment will be arranged in lieu of exams.

Program Costs


Estimated program Budgets can be found by clicking the links below

Academic Year

Discover Your World At Cardiff University

  • Cardiff has recently been hailed as the most desirable city in the United Kingdom in which to work and live, reflecting its diversity.
  • Cardiff is recognized as one of the UK's most affordable cities.
  • Cardiff University is one of Britain's leading teaching and research universities.

Your Classes

An exciting combination of modules is available to Study Abroad students across a variety of schools.  The program offers study in:
  1.     Business
  2.     Centre for Lifelong Learning
  3.     Chemistry
  4.     City and Regional Planning
  5.     Computer Science
  6.     Earth and Ocean Sciences
  7.     Engineering
  8.     English, Communications & Philosophy
  9.     European Studies
  10.     History and Archaeology
  11.     Journalism, Media & Cultural Studies
  12.     Law
  13.     Mathematics
  14.     Music
  15.     Physics
  16.     Politics
  17.     Psychology
  18.     Religious and Theological Studies
  19.     Social Sciences
  20.     Welsh
Click here to view the courses available at Cardiff Unversity
  • Study Abroad students must be a sophomore, junior or senior with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • All courses are taught in English.
  • Upon successful completion of the program, participants will earn 12 or more undergraduate level credits for the semester.
  • An additional tool to help you in the course review and selection process is our Course Equivalency Database.  Click the link to view and use the database in order to find courses taken at this university by previous participants in this program and see the SUNY New Paltz course equivalent.


The vast majority of student residences are single en-suite study bedrooms in self-catered flats. In self-catered accommodation, students share a kitchen with anything from 4 to 8 other students and they are able to cook for themselves using facilities provided.

Click here to learn more about the accommodations at Cardiff University

Visas and Immigration

Visa requirements frequently change and you are ultimately responsible for correctly completing UK immigration requirements.  Please do not apply for a visa or purchase airplane tickets until you have received information and support documentation from the SUNY New Paltz Center for International Programs office.
  •     US citizens:
    •         not required if studying for a semester (less than 6 months) and you are not working, interning or volunteering
    •         Required if studying for the academic year (more than 6 months) and/or working, interning or volunteering
  •     Non-US citizens: check with British consulate for visa requirements   

Have Questions?

Contact SUNY New Paltz Study Abroad Advisor Bianca Sylvain.

Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.