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University of Cambridge, Pembroke College
Cambridge, England (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Spring Semester
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Partner Institution/Organization Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Princeton applicants only
Budget Sheets Spring Semester
Fact Sheet:
Dept Offering Program: Study Abroad OIP Program Type: Study Abroad (semester)
Language of Instruction: English Language Prerequisite: No
Program Features: Academic Study Degree Level: 3 - Sophomore, 4 - Junior, 5 - Senior
Time Away: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester Housing options: Dormitory
Program Group: Study Abroad OIP Program Adviser: Francesca Schenker
Program Description:

University of Cambridge, Pembroke College

Pembroke College is a distinctive, successful and supportive academic community at the heart of one of the world’s great universities. It’s a college of poets and scientists, thinkers and players, who want to make a difference to the world. People from every background flourish here: in its quietly beautiful environment individuals make significant discoveries about their subject and themselves. But individuals also benefit from intellectual and creative partnerships, within and across generations and disciplines, and between the academy and the wider world.

Places are in high demand; apply very early!

Application Process

Students interested in applying to this program must complete two separate processes:
  1. Apply directly to the Pembroke College program by their deadline. Visit the program website directly for application instructions, deadline, and further information. Please note that Pembroke accepts students on a rolling basis, and the program typically fills well before their posted deadline. Apply early!
  2. Click "apply now" here on this GPS brochure to access the Princeton approval process application. You may download the course approval form and instructions from your GPS application. Click “apply now” on this brochure to access these items.


Open only to spring semester juniors. Program is highly competitive, and successful applicants should have a cumulative GPA of 3.7 or higher.

For Princeton approval, participants must have at least a 3.0/ B average for the fall and spring semesters prior to the semester of study abroad.

What would you say to a student considering this study abroad program or study abroad in general?
I had an overwhelmingly positive academic experience and would highly recommend studying abroad in the location that you're studying academically. Relevant resources including manuscripts and artifacts were readily available near by (for example, I was able to look at the physical manuscripts in Cambridge's Parker Library that I was writing papers about for my Paleography and Codicology class, and travel to locations related to my spring JP topics). Additionally, studying abroad provided me with excellent academic contacts and invaluable information regarding potential graduate programs.
     — Brigid Ehrmantraut, Spring Semester 2017
Dates / Deadlines:
This program is not currently accepting applications. Please consult the sponsoring department's website for application open dates.
This program is currently not accepting applications.