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City University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong, China (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
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Restrictions: OU applicants only
Fact Sheet:
Program Type:
University Exchange Language of Instruction: English
Housing Type: Apartments, Student Dormitories Minimum GPA: 2.5
Non-English Language Learning Option(s):
Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Spanish Study Abroad Adviser: Wyatt Schmitz
Language Category:
Language Category B Study Level: Law, Undergraduate
Program Description:

City University of Hong Kong


  • Most classes are offered in English and many people in the city speak English
  • Hong Kong is an important city culturally, economically, and internationally
  • City University of Hong Kong has a beautiful campus conveniently located in Kowloon Tong, the heart of Hong Kong
This program is ideal for Business and Journalism/Mass Communication students, in addition to Asian Studies or IAS majors/minors!

Program Requirements
  • 2.5 Combined Retained GPA (3.0 required for Law students)
  • Passport (valid through six months after return from study abroad)
  • 2 Recommendation letters from any OU professor
  • Host University Application
  • Visa
A wide range of courses are offered to exchange students in English, from the Colleges of Business, Liberal Arts and Social SciencesScience and Engineering, and the Schools of Creative Media, Energy and Environment, and Law.

Courses for Exchange Students

To see courses previously taken by OU students at City University of Hong Kong and their OU equivalents click the following link: City University of Hong Kong - Course Equivalency Information.

Academic Calendar
  • The Fall semester usually runs from early September - December.
  • The Spring semester usually runs from January  - May.
Money Matters
Since this program is a University Exchange program you will pay OU tuition/fees to the OU Bursar and housing/meals/living expenses to City University of Hong Kong.

Use this City University of Hong Kong Budget Estimate to help you plan for study abroad and compare programs!

There are number of scholarships available for study abroad students. Below is a partial list to get you started! Housing
Exchange students can apply for a limited number of student dormitories at City University of Hong Kong. If you do not live on-campus you will be responsible for your own off-campus housing.

Get Started
Start by attending a Study Abroad 101 information session to learn the basics about study abroad as well as your next steps. Then, log in to to schedule an appointment with the study abroad adviser for City University of Hong Kong to move on to Phase 2!

Photos and Resources
OU Education Abroad Pinterest Board: Asia

What has study abroad done for you?
My study abroad program has made me more open. It has made me more adpatable and more acceptable to differences. I am more satisified with what I have in my culture because of the experience.
     — Li Lin, Spring 2011
Read what others have said about this program.
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2017-2018 02/19/2017
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2017 02/19/2017
Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2018 09/17/2017 ** 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.

Indicates that deadline has passed