Welcome to your Integrated Semester Abroad in New York


  • Invitation Letter to your New York semester (which included the visa processing documents from Berkeley College and the Berkeley College application) has been received by you already. This was sent to you by Hochschule Fresenius in Germany. If you have any concerns during this process please contact your CCIS office.
  • Please bring your invitation letter with you to the United States as it is helpful for you to have the information.

Accommodation Options

Cultural Opportunities

Please sign up for activities in the events / calendar section of this website. The password for Fresenius eventbrite registrations is ‘fresenius‘. Please use the eventbrite to sign up only for yourself. Friends and family members who are traveling with you are not invited and can meet you after the event.


  • If you are interested in pursuing an internship in the United States – read our internship information page. Write to Ms. Nayar at the earliest if this is something you are actively pursuing.

Emergency Protocol + Critical Information



  • If you like to get your own membership at one of the many gym options in New York, we can recommend the option of Equinox. Here is a referral link – you can talk to the membership department there for a potential waiver of initiation fees. Approx. membership is 250$ per month.