GPA–minimum of 2.5, unless there are special circumstances
Letters of recommendation, academic advisor, faculty resident/residence director, faculty member and language instructor (for language programs).
Interview with program director.
Language proficiency–if it is a program requirement.
Preference is given to qualified seniors, qualified juniors and qualified sophomores in that order.
Qualified CSB/SJU students receive preference over students from other colleges and universities.
CSB/SJU students who have never been on a CSB/SJU semester long study abroad program receive preference over students who have already participated on a CSB/SJU semester long study abroad program, with the exception of a student assistant.
In accordance with institutional policies, co-ed housing is not an option on any CSB/SJU program. In some instances, selection of men and women participants must be based on housing accommodations available on site.
A student cannot be accepted to a program if he/she has not completed the application process.
No applications will be accepted after the close of spring semester.
A disciplinary violation could affect acceptance to a study abroad program.
College of Saint Benedict
37 South College Avenue St. Joseph, Minnesota 56374 320-363-5011