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.

To apply to Wagner as a visiting student, please use this application form.

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

Keele University Keele, England

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 Angelo Araimo
 Vice-President of    Internationalization Dr. Ruta Shah-Gordon
 RO Dr. Ruta Shah-Gordon
                        Contact Information The Center for Intercultural Advancement

Union Building 227

1 Campus Road

Staten Island, New York 10304


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:

  • November 15th for students beginning in Spring 2024
  • April 30th for students beginning in Fall 2024

Please refer to the Registrar’s Page to review Wagner’s Academic Calendar

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 $1800 ($900 per semester)
Housing Deposit $ 500 (All incoming resident students are charged this non-refundable housing deposit).

Visiting Students reside in Harborview Hall.

$ 4,585 per semester for housing

$3,215 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 .
Failure to submit our Health form will result in a delay of registration. Health Insurance: $2,629 per year (full-time matriculated students only)
Student Housing Visiting students live in Towers Hall or Foundation Hall
Visa and Immigration J-1 (See
Mandatory Orientation Academic Year 2023-2024

Fall 2023: August 24th, 2023
Spring 2024: January 24th, 2024

Academic Year 2024-2025

Fall 2024: August 22nd, 2024
Spring 2025: January 22nd, 2025

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 28, 2023.

Spring Semester- January 25, 2024

Fall 2024: August 26th, 2024
Spring 2025: January 23rd, 2025