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DePaul University Global Gateway Program

Why Study Abroad at DePaul University

DePaul University is a well-respected and academically challenging university with a focus on inclusivity, personalism, and professionalism. Here is a place where equal importance is placed on community spirit and individual student success – ensuring you gain the confidence to find your place in this innovative city.

#42 Most Innovative (U.S. News and World Report, 2020)

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One of the Best Colleges for 2021 (The Princeton Review)

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Academic Reputation

DePaul University is ranked #127 in the USA (US News and World Report, 2022) with programs holding top national rankings in several fields.

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Learning Community

Live and study in Chicago, the third largest city in the USA. Learn from experienced instructors who will support you throughout your studies.

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Career Focus

Access internship and real-world training opportunities in Chicago. More than 450 organizations actively recruit DePaul students on campus each year.


Direct Admission for International Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Select an undergraduate or graduate degree, depending on your study level. There are many options when it comes to choosing a major, from arts to STEM subjects and more.

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“Classes are relatively small. You can talk to a professor freely, and every professor is really friendly and you can ask whatever question you have. I think the study atmosphere is really good at DePaul.”

Freya from China

Studied GGP and progressed to study an MS Finance at DePaul University

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