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2020 Finalists and Alternates

Congratulations to the finalists and alternates for the 2020 CLS Program, representing students from 306 institutions across all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico! Although the summer 2020 program has been suspended, we applaud the commitment of the students who prepared applications for this opportunity and the dedicated faculty and staff at colleges and universities across the United States who supported the program in recruitment, advising, and selection activities throughout the year.

Below is a list of the colleges and universities represented by the finalists and alternates selected for the 2020 CLS Program. The list indicates the number of finalists and alternates from each of these 306 U.S. colleges and universities and is searchable by institution name.

The U.S. Department of State and American Councils join these institutions in celebrating the accomplishments of finalists and alternates for the 2020 CLS Program. We recognize the hard work of these students and their advisors, and acknowledge their commitment to language study and building mutual understanding between the people of the United States and the people of other countries.

We also congratulate any student who submitted an application for the 2020 CLS Program and encourage all to apply again next year. The application the summer 2021 program is expected to open in late summer.

Institution Finalists Alternates UnitID
Adelphi University 2 0 188429
Albany Law School 0 1 188535
American University 5 8 131159
Amherst College 1 2 164465
Anne Arundel Community College 1 0 161767
Arapahoe Community College 0 1 126289
Arcadia University 1 0 211088
Arizona State University-Tempe 2 2 104151
Augustana University 1 1 219000
Austin College 0 1 222983
Barnard College 3 2 189097
Bates College 1 0 160977
Baylor University 2 5 223232
Beloit College 0 1 238333
Bennington College 1 0 230816
Berea College 1 0 156295
Berklee College of Music 0 1 164748
Boise State University 1 1 142115
Boston College 1 2 164924
Boston University 2 3 164988
Bowdoin College 1 0 161004
Bowling Green State University-Main Campus 0 2 201441
Brandeis University 1 0 165015
Brigham Young University-Provo 1 2 230038
Brown University 4 7 217156
California State University-Long Beach 1 0 110583
California State University-Los Angeles 0 1 110592
California University of Pennsylvania 1 0 211361
Carnegie Mellon University 1 1 211440
Carthage College 0 1 238476
Case Western Reserve University 0 1 201645
Catholic University of America 0 3 131283
Central Michigan University 1 0 169248
Chapman University 1 0 111948
Claremont McKenna College 2 1 112260
Clark University 1 0 165334
Clemson University 1 0 217882
Coastal Carolina University 1 1 218724
Colgate University 3 1 190099
College of Charleston 1 1 217819
College of the Holy Cross 0 1 166124
College of William and Mary 3 1 231624
Colorado College 0 2 126678
Colorado State University-Fort Collins 2 1 126818
Columbia University in the City of New York 7 13 190150
Connecticut College 1 0 128902
Cornell University 3 6 190415
Cumberland County College 1 0 184205
CUNY Bernard M Baruch College 1 0 190512
CUNY City College 0 1 190567
CUNY Graduate School and University Center 0 1 190576
CUNY Hunter College 0 1 190594
Dartmouth College 1 1 182670
Davidson College 0 2 198385
Delta State University 0 1 175616
Denison University 1 2 202523
Dickinson College 1 1 212009
Dominican University 0 1 148496
Drake University 1 0 153269
Drew University 1 0 184348
Drexel University 1 2 212054
Duke University 1 3 198419
East Tennessee State University 0 1 220075
Eastern Kentucky University 0 1 156620
Elizabethtown College 0 1 212197
Elon University 2 1 198516
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach 1 0 133553
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Prescott 1 0 104586
Emory University 1 1 139658
Emporia State University 0 1 155025
Fayetteville State University 1 0 198543
Florida Gulf Coast University 1 0 433660
Florida International University 0 1 133951
Florida Southern College 1 0 134079
Florida State University 2 3 134097
Fordham University 3 0 191241
Franklin and Marshall College 0 1 212577
Furman 0 1 218070
George Mason University 2 1 232186
George Washington University 8 14 131469
Georgetown University 11 18 131496
Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus 3 0 139755
Georgia Southern University 0 1 139931
Georgia State University 1 1 139940
Gonzaga University 0 1 235316
Gordon College 0 1 165936
Goshen College 1 1 150668
Grand Valley State University 1 2 170082
Grinnell College 2 0 153384
Grossmont College 1 1 115296
Gustavus Adolphus College 1 0 173647
Hamilton College 0 3 191515
Hampshire College 1 0 166018
Harvard University 3 5 166027
Haverford College 1 0 212911
Howard University 1 1 131520
Indiana University of Pennsylvania-Main Campus 1 0 213020
Indiana University-Bloomington 5 5 151351
Institute of World Politics 0 1 455804
Iowa State University 1 0 153603
James Madison University 1 1 232423
Johns Hopkins University 2 2 162928
Kalamazoo College 0 1 170532
Kansas State University 1 0 155399
Kenyon College 0 2 203535
Lafayette College 0 2 213385
Lebanon Valley College 0 1 213507
Lehigh University 1 2 213543
Lewis & Clark College 1 1 209056
Linfield College-McMinnville Campus 0 1 209065
Loyola University Maryland 0 2 163046
Macalester College 0 4 173902
Marion Military Institute 1 0 101648
Marist College 0 1 192819
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 3 0 166683
McDaniel College 0 1 164270
Messiah College 0 1 213996
Miami University-Oxford 2 0 204024
Michigan State University 3 2 171100
Middle Tennessee State University 0 1 220978
Middlebury College 2 3 230959
Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey 3 5 119058
Minnesota State University Moorhead 0 1 174358
Mississippi State University 3 0 176080
Missouri University of Science and Technology 0 1 178411
Montgomery College 2 0 163426
Mott Community College 1 0 169275
Nebraska Wesleyan University 2 0 181446
New College of Florida 0 1 262129
New York University 3 12 193900
Normandale Community College 0 1 174428
North Carolina State University at Raleigh 1 3 199193
North Park University 0 1 147679
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College 0 1 239488
Northeastern University 0 3 167358
Northern Arizona University 0 1 105330
Northern Illinois University 0 2 147703
Northern Virginia Community College 2 1 232946
Northwest Nazarene University 1 0 142461
Northwestern University 2 4 147767
Oberlin College 3 2 204501
Occidental College 0 2 120254
Ohio State University-Main Campus 5 4 204796
Ohio University-Main Campus 5 0 204857
Old Dominion University 0 1 232982
Pasadena City College 0 1 121044
Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus 1 3 214777
Pitzer College 1 1 121257
Point Park University 1 0 215442
Pomona College 2 1 121345
Portland Community College 1 0 209746
Portland State University 1 0 209807
Prairie View A & M University 1 0 227526
Pratt Institute-Main 2 0 194578
Prince George's Community College 1 0 163657
Princeton Theological Seminary 1 0 186122
Princeton University 4 5 186131
Raritan Valley Community College 0 1 186645
Reed College 1 1 209922
Relay Graduate School of Education 1 0 475033
Rice University 0 1 227757
Rochester Institute of Technology 0 1 195003
Rutgers University-New Brunswick 0 3 186380
Saint Anselm College 1 0 183239
Saint Edward's University 1 0 227845
Salisbury University 3 0 163851
San Francisco State University 0 1 122597
Santa Clara University 1 0 122931
Sarah Lawrence College 1 0 195304
Scripps College 1 0 123165
Seattle Central College 1 0 236513
Seton Hall University 1 1 186584
Sewanee-The University of the South 2 2 221519
Simmons College 0 1 167783
Smith College 1 4 167835
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology 0 1 219347
Southern Methodist University 0 3 228246
Spelman College 1 0 141060
St Mary's College of Maryland 0 1 163912
St Olaf College 1 4 174844
Stanford University 4 1 243744
Stephen F Austin State University 0 1 228431
Stonehill College 0 1 167996
Stony Brook University 1 1 196097
SUNY at Albany 1 2 196060
SUNY College at Geneseo 0 2 196167
Susquehanna University 0 1 216278
Swarthmore College 2 2 216287
Syracuse University 2 1 196413
Temple University 3 4 216339
Texas A & M University-Commerce 1 0 224554
Texas State University 0 1 228459
The College of Wooster 1 0 206589
The Evergreen State College 1 0 235167
The New School 0 1 193654
The University of Alabama 4 1 100751
The University of Montana 1 1 180489
The University of Tennessee-Knoxville 1 0 221759
The University of Texas at Austin 5 13 228778
The University of Texas at Dallas 1 3 228787
The University of Texas at San Antonio 2 0 229027
The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley 0 1 227368
Thunderbird School of Global Management 1 0 103778
Transylvania University 0 1 157818
Trinity University 1 0 229267
Truman State University 0 3 178615
Tufts University 2 5 168148
Tulane University of Louisiana 3 1 160755
Union College 0 3 196866
United States Air Force Academy 2 0 128328
United States Naval Academy 8 4 164155
University at Buffalo 1 0 196088
University of Alabama at Birmingham 0 2 100663
University of Arizona 3 1 104179
University of Arkansas 0 3 106397
University of California-Berkeley 9 3 110635
University of California-Davis 1 2 110644
University of California-Los Angeles 1 5 110662
University of California-Merced 1 0 445188
University of California-Riverside 0 1 110671
University of California-San Diego 1 1 110680
University of Central Oklahoma 1 1 206941
University of Chicago 8 8 144050
University of Colorado Boulder 0 3 126614
University of Colorado Denver/Anschutz Medical Campus 0 2 126562
University of Connecticut 1 1 129020
University of Delaware 2 3 130943
University of Denver 2 6 127060
University of Florida 1 8 134130
University of Georgia 2 6 139959
University of Hawaii at Manoa 2 1 141574
University of Houston 5 2 225511
University of Illinois at Chicago 0 2 145600
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 4 4 145637
University of Iowa 3 3 153658
University of Kansas 0 1 155317
University of Kentucky 0 3 157085
University of Louisville 1 0 157289
University of Maine 1 0 161253
University of Maryland-Baltimore County 0 3 163268
University of Maryland-College Park 7 3 163286
University of Massachusetts-Amherst 3 0 166629
University of Massachusetts-Boston 1 0 166638
University of Miami 1 0 135726
University of Michigan-Ann Arbor 4 2 170976
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 5 7 174066
University of Mississippi 1 0 176017
University of Missouri-Columbia 2 2 178396
University of Nebraska-Lincoln 1 2 181464
University of Nevada-Las Vegas 1 0 182281
University of Nevada-Reno 1 0 182290
University of New Hampshire-Main Campus 2 1 183044
University of New Mexico-Main Campus 2 2 187985
University of North Alabama 1 0 101879
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 1 0 199120
University of North Carolina at Charlotte 1 0 199139
University of North Carolina at Greensboro 0 2 199148
University of North Dakota 1 0 200280
University of North Georgia 1 3 482680
University of Notre Dame 0 1 152080
University of Oklahoma-Norman Campus 4 5 207500
University of Oregon 1 1 209551
University of Pennsylvania 3 4 215062
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus 8 0 215293
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras 1 0 243221
University of Puget Sound 0 3 236328
University of Rhode Island 2 0 217484
University of Richmond 2 1 233374
University of Rochester 0 2 195030
University of South Carolina-Columbia 6 5 218663
University of Southern California 2 4 123961
University of Southern Maine 1 0 161554
University of Southern Mississippi 0 1 176372
University of Toledo 0 1 206084
University of Tulsa 0 1 207971
University of Virginia-Main Campus 4 2 234076
University of Washington-Seattle Campus 4 4 236948
University of Wisconsin Colleges 0 1 240055
University of Wisconsin-Madison 1 1 240444
University of Wyoming 4 1 240727
Utah State University 2 3 230728
Vanderbilt University 2 5 221999
Vassar College 1 0 197133
Villanova University 0 1 216597
Virginia Commonwealth University 3 4 234030
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University 1 0 233921
Wake Forest University 1 0 199847
Washington & Jefferson College 1 1 216667
Washington and Lee University 1 5 234207
Washington State University 1 0 236939
Washington University in St Louis 3 3 179867
Wayne State University 2 1 172644
Wellesley College 1 3 168218
Wesleyan University 2 0 130697
West Virginia University 1 1 238032
West Virginia Wesleyan College 1 0 237969
Western Kentucky University 1 4 157951
Western Washington University 1 1 237011
Westmont College 1 0 125727
Wheaton College 2 1 149781
Wheaton College 0 1 168281
Whitman College 1 1 237057
Willamette University 0 1 210401
Williams College 2 0 168342
Wofford College 0 1 218973
Yale University 4 6 130794