Please make sure that you have a signed passport that will be valid at least until July 14th, 2010. If you do not have a passport yet, please apply as soon as you can and use the expedited service to ensure that you will have your passport by October 9, 2009.
For information on how to apply for a US passport, please US Department of State’s Passport Information page.
At the invitation of the Chinese Government, The State University of New York is going to run a one-time only January- Term Program in China from December 27, 2009 to to January 10, 2010. The program will earn each student one (1) SUNY academic credit.
Tentative Program Schedule:
12/27/2009 Group flights to Beijing
12/28/2009 Arrive in Beijing
12/29/2009-1/9/2010 Activities in Beijing, Chengdu and Chongqing
1/10/2010 Group flights back to the US
Pre-departure orientation, SUNY tuition for one credit, round trip airfare from NYC to Beijing, domestic transportation in China, room and board in China, program arranged site visits and field trips, airport pick up and mandatory insurance.
Chinese visa application and handling fees, personal expenses (including your passport if you do not already have one.)
Please submit all the materials to:
University at Albany
Study Abroad and Exchanges
Science Library G-40
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222