Eligibility

Students from any accredited US or Canadian college or university are eligible for admission to Junior Year in Munich programs.

Open to juniors and seniors for the full-year and one semester programs.

Qualified second-semester sophomores may apply for the spring semester program (Sommersemester).

JYM Admission requirements:

1. at least (2) two years of college German with a B average, or the officially documented equivalent. We look for the level of German, not the actual number of courses. Please contact JYM in Detroit if you have questions.

2. above average scholastic ability (a "B" average or better; e.g. 3.0 GPA or above);

3. approval of the student's course of study (as indicated on the Proposed Schedule of Courses) by his/her major advisor, study abroad advisor, and by the Junior Year in Munich;

4. one supportive letter of recommendation from a German faculty member

5. for full-year and first semester students, junior status documented on an official transcript by the time the program begins; for spring semester students three semesters of full-time academic work is acceptable.

Application Deadlines

Full-year Program
Application Deadline:
May 1, 2021 for the 2021-22 Full Year Program

First Semester only (Wintersemester)
Application Deadline:
May 1, 2021 for the 2021-22 First Semester Only Program
Admission requirements are the same as above.
Please see Program Dates for this option.

Second Semester only (Sommersemester)
Application Deadline:
November 1, 2021 for the 2022 Second Semester Only Program
Admission requirements are the same as above.
Please see Program Dates for this option.