Why AJY?

As an American Junior Year student, you will:

  • Study at Germany's oldest university.
  • Live with German students.
  • Have the opportunity to be involved in community activities and meet regularly with a language partner.
  • Be able to study and relax at the AJY study center in the heart of the historic Altstadt on University Square.
  • Discover Germany and explore Europe with Rail Passes and Culture Coupons sponsored by the program.
  • Understand why one of the most popular German folk songs is entitled "Ich hab' mein Herz in Heidelberg verloren".

See the 2016-2017 AJY Program Brochure