Prepare for your college career at Hamilton 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 Hamilton College January admits.

You will study at the Arcadia London Center located in the Bloomsbury area of London alongside "Jans" from Hamilton and other students from all over the U.S. You will enroll in four courses for a total of 16 credits, choosing from Hamilton-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 of London; or SOAS, University of London.


  • Hamilton students will receive an Arcadia University transcript. Credit earned on the Arcadia program will count towards your undergraduate degree at Hamilton College.
  • Hamilton students will take a special 4-credit Cornerstone Course focused on their experiences in London.
  • Arcadia's experienced, knowledgeable staff offer complete student support in both the U.S. and London.
  • All Hamilton students will be housed in accommodation provided by Arcadia University.


Please call Mary Rogers, Program Manager, for further details about the Hamilton Freshman Semester in London Program at 1-866-927-2234, or email At Hamilton College, please contact Niki Barron ’02, Associate Dean of Admission, at 800-843-2655 or email

Fees & Scholarship Details
Term/Period Departure Date Return Base Program Fee Application Deadline
Fall 2021 9/10/2021 12/18/2021 $18,330 5/15/2021

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In recognition of the unique circumstances of the global pandemic, Arcadia Abroad has amended and is clarifying its refund and withdrawal policies for Fall 2021 programs:

  • Program deposits and enrollment agreements should still be submitted within 10 days of acceptance to the program.
  • Program Withdrawals: Students who have been accepted to the Hamilton Freshmen Semester in London for Fall 2021 will have until Thursday, July 1, 2021 withdraw and have any deposits or program fees fully refunded. After July 1, our standard refund and withdrawal policies apply. Withdraws submitted after the indicated date will be charged $500 plus any non-refundable fees paid on the student's behalf by The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University.