Visiting Students

Wagner College has two different student statuses. Regular students are enrolled in degree-granting program and must meet a specific set of requirement in order to graduate. Non-degree students are regarded as visiting students based on the nature of their study or visit to Wagner. Visiting student status is broken down below.

Visiting Student

A visiting student enrolls at Wagner College to take classes as a non-degree student. Visiting students are affiliated with a university in which Wagner College has an established agreement and both universities exchange students with mutual reciprocity.

Wagner College participates in the visiting student program, which enables current students to enroll at participating institutions for a set duration. See the list of member institutions and further details below:

Universidad de Almería, UAL Almería, Spain

The American College of Greece, ACG Deree, Greece

Concordia University, Canada

Dankook University Dankook, Korea

Hochschule Fur Fernsehen Und Film Munchen, HFF Munich, Germany

Kanazawa University Kanazawa, Japan

Kibbutzim College of Education Telaviv, Israel

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rothberg International School Israel

Université Lumière Lyon 2 Lyon, France

General Information

The Center for Intercultural Advancement

1 Campus Road

Staten Island, New York 10301.

Campus Location 631 Howard Avenue

Staten Island, New York, 10301

                        College Website        
                       College President
                       Vice-President of            Internationalization Dr. Ruta Shah-Gordon
                         ARO Dr. Ruta Shah-Gordon
                             RO Mrs. Ellen Navarro
                        Contact Information The Center for Intercultural Advancement

Union Building 227

1 Campus Road

Staten Island, New York 10304

Director Ellen Navarro


Application Process Step 1: Nomination by Partner University

Period to submit to the Center for Intercultural Advancement office the nomination for future exchange students arriving for the beginning of the: Fall Semester (August- December) November 1st-November 15th. Spring Semester (Jan-May) April 15th- April 30th.

Step 2: Exchange Student Application

Following the reception of Student nominations, the relevant incoming exchange student coordinator will send the application directly to the exchange student coordinator by email. Students must complete their application for the:

  • Fall Semester by November 15th
  • Spring Semester by April 30th


Language Requirement TOEFL or IELTS

The required minimum TOEFL iBT score of 81; 550 for the paper-based test

Required minimum IELTS band score of 6.5

Housing and Meals

Student Fees $1600 ($800 per semester)
Housing Deposit $ 500 (All incoming resident students are charged this non-refundable housing deposit).
$ 4,450 per semester for housing

$3,040 per semester for meals

Health and Safety Prior to enrollment at Wagner College, all students must submit a complete medical history, immunization record and physical examination signed and stamped by their physician to Ellen Navarro
Failure to submit our Health form will result in a delay of registration.
Student Housing Visiting students live in Towers Hall or Foundation Hall
Visa and Immigration J-1 (See
Mandatory Orientation Fall Semester: August 27, 2022

Spring Semester: January 29, 2022

Classes opened to visiting students All classes are opened to visiting students if they have the prerequisites for the courses they are interested in taking. Click on link for public course schedule.
Student courses enrollment procedure Students must list courses on the visiting student application. Exchange program staff will coordinate advisement and enrollment of the courses selected by visiting students.
Classes begin Fall Semester- August 29, 2022.

Spring Semester- January 31, 2022.