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University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU)

University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU)


Fall Semester
Spring Semester
No Summer Exchange Program

Language of Instruction

German; students can participate in an intensive German language program to prepare.

Grading and Transfer of Credits

Students who participate in this exchange program will receive credit for all classes in which they receive a grade of C or better, or its equivalent.

The grades from the foreign law school will not appear on the students’ transcripts and not be included in the students’ GPA.

University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU) participates in the European Credit Transfer System (ECTS). View the University’s grading policy.


Students will pay Hofstra Law tuition for the semester and will be responsible for all travel, housing, insurance and related expenses.

Financial aid is packaged through the normal process and scholarships apply as if students were on campus for the semester.


Housing is not offered by University of Erlangen-Nuremberg (FAU), and students will be required to make accommodation arrangements.

The University offers assistance in trying to find housing. View more information.

Terms and Conditions

View the Terms and Conditions (PDF)

Contact Information

Dr. Bernhard W. Wegener  
09131-85 26 404
FAU Erlangen School of Law
Schillerstrasse 1
91054 Erlangen, Germany