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METU Business
New Paltz, United States (Incoming Program)
Program Terms: Spring
This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Budget Sheets Spring
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Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term GPA Required: 1.8
Click here for a definition of this term Language Proficiency: Advanced
Program Description:


Welcome to SUNY New Paltz's dual diploma program; we are pleased that you have selected this unique and competitive academic program. This dual diploma undergraduate program was created by the Turkish Education Council (YÖK) and the State University of New York (SUNY) in 2003.  Under this program, students will have the opportunity to:

  • practice and develop excellent English language skills with native speakers in classroom and social settings.
  • develop personal culture knowledge extended from the bicultural learning experience.
  • complete a rigorous undergraduate dual degree in four years and receive both a Turkish and an American diploma from two well-established universities.


Students who would like to apply for this program must currently be an admitted and matriculated business dual diploma student at Middle East Technical University. They also must meet certain requirements to ensure that they are prepared to take full advantage of the opportunities offered by SUNY New Paltz and contribute to academic life on campus. 

Step one - Submit an application online

To apply for the program, please click the APPLY NOW box at the top of this page and follow the instructions in How to apply to the Dual Diploma Programs.

Step two - Submit required documents

Applicant must submit the following items to be considered for full admission to SUNY New Paltz:
  1. Diploma (Lise Diplomasi) of secondary (Post-elementary) education
  2. ÖSYM score results
  3. Current university official transcript (GPA must be 1.8 or higher)
  4. Proof of English language proficiency
TOEFL Minimum Scores
Internet-based (iBT): 74  OR Paper-based test or institute test (PBT): 550
IELTS Minimum Score
IELTS (international English Language Testing System) Academic purposes test overall score: 6.5
Successful Completion of the Haggerty English Language Program at SUNY New Paltz
      5.  Photocopy of the picture/name page of valid passport
        6.  Proof of Financial Statement

 All dual diploma program applicants must provide proof of financial support for their total educational and living expenses in the US before the I-20 (Certificate of Eligibility for Nonimmigrant Student Status) can be issued. 

Estimated Cost of Attendance

  Spring 2014* Summer I, 2014*
Tuition $7,660 $3,828
Fees                  $619                  $225  
Health Insurance                   $650     Included in Spring
Room and Board $5,260 $1,735
Books and Personal Expenses $2,000 $670
Orientation $150 -
Total $16,339 $6,458
*The costs are estimated based on currently available data and the actual amounts could be higher or low based on mandated changes in tuition, variability in living expenses, or revisions to fees or health insurance costs. 
For more information on the estimated cost of attendance, please click here when it becomes available in October.

Step three- Pre-arrival information and forms 

Once your application is accepted, we will issue an I-20 and send it to you.  Pre-arrival information and instructions on how to apply for a F-1 visa will be available on learning content. You also need to provide the following information and forms:Airport Arrival Information
  1. Airport Arrival Information
  2. Attendance Response and Housing License Form
  3. Course Selections


All new students are automatically enrolled in the international student health insurance plan provided by HTH Worldwide Insurance ( The SUNY policy provides access to excellent medical services in the local area, full coverage of prescription medication, and treatment for pre-existing conditions, as well as medical evacuation and repatriation.  It is readily accepted by physicians and hospitals throughout the United States. For more information, please chick the following link: SUNY Student Health Insurance 2013-2014.


We encourage all new students to live on campus. It is a great way to make friends during your time in New Paltz and to have easy access to campus resources and activities. You can reserve a room on campus by sending us the Housing License by the deadline.  Information about the residence halls are on our website: Information about the meal plan can also be found on our website:


You will receive a bill online after registering for classes in New Paltz. Payment is due on the first day of classes. You have several options to pay for your tuition, fees and living expenses, including paying by credit card, travellers checks, personal check, or cash.  You may also use an international wire transfer to pay the bill but please be aware that your bank may charge a fee for this service. This wire transfer process should be completed before you arrive on our campus.  Please contact the bank in your home country to request specific information about fees and procedures for transferring money to the United States.

Once you have contacted your bank, notifying the Office of Student Accounts that you will be sending a wire transfer and request the Routing Number and Swift Code.  You may contact the Student Account Office by telephone at (845)257-3150 or by e-mail at More Information about the payment can be found in Office of Student Accounts website.


Semester Spring 2014
Official airport pick-up date Wednesday, January 15
Off-campus student  check-in Thursday, January 16
Orientation begins Thursday, January 16
First day of class Tuesday, January 21
Last day of class Tuesday, May 6
End of semester Friday, May 16
Residence Halls close at 10a.m. Saturday, May 17


All new students are expected to participate in new international student orientation. During orientation, students will finalize course schedules, complete important campus business before classes begin, and learn about important resources on and off campus.

If you have any questions about the application process, please contact Kathleen Geher, Program Director, at or call (845) 257-3594.

We are looking forward to reading you application soon and hope you find the following links helpful as you prepare to come to New Paltz.
       • Academic Calendar  • Areas of Study
       • Detailed Admission Instructions  • Top Ten Tips in Turkish
       • Tuition and Fees  Frequently Asked Questions
       • Program Schedule  • Schedule of Classes

Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.