Our mission is to immerse students into the legacy of great civilizations, and prepare them to lead in the modern world.

IMPORTANT NOTE: As we continue to monitor the ongoing pandemic, programs and dates are subject to change and/or suspension as necessary.

Program Dates:

  • SPRING 2021: Mid February – Early June
  • FALL 2021: Late August – Late December (students taking courses taught in Chinese will finish Mid January)


  • OPEN TO: Trinity students who are sophomores, juniors or first-semester seniors in good academic​ and social standing.
  • GPA: 2.8

Application Deadline:

  • Fall: March 1st
  • Spring: October 1st

Before you Apply:

Be sure to review the preparation steps as outlined on the page below

Schedule an advising appointment with the Trinity in Shanghai adviser: Lizzie Smith



Launched in cooperation with Fudan University in 2012, Trinity in Shanghai offers students an exciting opportunity to learn in the premier economic, academic and social center of China and live in one of the most dynamic and global mega-cities in the world.


Contact the Shanghai Adviser

Lizzie Smith 66 Vernon Street
Hartford, CT 06106