Prepare for your university career at Brandeis with a semester in London!

Experience all the culture and excitement London has to offer. With thought-provoking lectures, engaging field study, and inspiring excursions and cross-cultural activities, this exclusive program is offered by The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University and is specially designed to fit the needs of Brandeis University midyear students.

You will study at the Arcadia London Center located in the Bloomsbury area of London alongside other midyears from Brandeis and other students from all over the U.S. You will enroll in five courses for a total of 18 credits, choosing from Brandeis-approved courses taught by local faculty at the London Center. You'll also have the option to experience life on a British university campus by taking a course at City University London or Queen Mary University of London.

  • Brandeis students will receive an Arcadia University transcript. Credit earned on the program will count towards your undergraduate degree at Brandeis University.
  • Discussion of common reading text for Brandeis students to bind the group together in common experience.
  • Arcadia's experienced, knowledgeable staff offer complete student support in both the U.S. and London.
  • All Brandeis students will be housed in accommodation provided by Arcadia University.

Looking back on my stay I feel I have become a more independent and self-sufficient person, and I have my London First-Year Program to thank for that. ”

Ben Laussier

Brandeis University student

Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Fall 2016 9/4/2016 12/17/2016 $18,450 5/15/2016

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