College/School Eligibility:

  • Arts and Sciences
  • Engineering

Class Year Eligibility:

  • Third Year (undergrad)

Open to:

  • Cornell Undergraduate Students

GPA Requirements:

Minimum GPA: 3.00

Program-specific Requirements

  • Must be an upper-division physics major
  • Minimum of two semesters of college-level French, or the equivalent, is required
  • A foundational knowledge of C++, UNIX, and Python is expected
  • Individual courses carry prerequisites
  • See program website for details, using link in “Snapshot” section

General Requirements

  • be in good academic standing
  • be in good disciplinary standing
  • be able to study abroad and graduate on time
  • meet the requirements of the program for admission
  • meet college requirements for approval

College-specific Requirements

Colleges may also have specific requirements for study abroad (GPA, prior study at Cornell, ability to study abroad in your final semester, etc.). Learn about your college's policies.

For example, your college may have a higher GPA requirement for approval than what is required by the program itself. Most notably, students in Arts & Sciences must fulfill language requirements prior to studying abroad for a semester.