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Dortmund Doubles Program

Are you intrested in

  • meeting new people,
  • spending time with American and international exchange students
  • and having an intercultural experience?

Become a Dortmund Double!

The Dortmund Doubles Program connects American and other international exchange students with students from Dortmund. Both groups not only have fun but gain from the experinece: Dortmund students help the exchange students in settling in, getting organized, student questions and pave the way for friendships with German students in Dortmund. The international students can teach the Dortmund students about  their culture and help to understand the German culture form a different perspective.

What do Dortmund Doubles do?

  • help in the first weeks: getting orientation in the city, on campus, and in student life
  • trips and events: getting to know Dortmund and the region
  • celebrating national holidays or cultural events: Thanksgiving-Dinner, 4th July party, Christmas Market, Superbowl

How do you become a Dortmund Double?

Easy! There is an application period and an information meeting at the end of each semester and before the beginning of the International Summer Program. Look for flyers & posters in the Institute of English and American Studies and online.

Find further information (deadlines & meeting dates) here: Wiki des Instituts für Anglistik und Amerikanistik.