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University of Edinburgh through Arcadia University
Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Homepage: Click to visit
Program Sponsor: Arcadia 
Restrictions: WUSTL applicants only
Dates / Deadlines:
Term
Year
App Deadline
WU Decision Date
Start Date
End Date
Academic Year 2017-2018 02/01/2017
**
Rolling Admission 09/05/2017 05/26/2018
Fall 2017 02/01/2017
**
Rolling Admission 09/05/2017 12/22/2017
Spring 2018 05/01/2017
**
Rolling Admission 01/08/2018 05/25/2018
Academic Year 2018-2019 02/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2018 02/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Early application is strongly recommended for all programs. Deadlines that fall on a weekend or holiday are automatically extended to the next workday.

Deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Program Adviser:
Carrie Canham
Scholarship Opportunities:
BUTEX Scholarships
Program Description:


University of Edinburgh
 
PROGRAM OVERVIEW
SCotland Edinburgh
Photo Courtesy: Allyson Scher
ACADEMICS
LOCATION
STUDENT LIFE
OTHER INFORMATION
    PROGRAM OVERVIEW
  Located in one of Europe's most beautiful cities, the University of Edinburgh is one of the world's premier academic institutions.

A range of course options are available to you, taught by Edinburgh's expert faculty. Additional support is available through the Arcadia Edinburgh Center, which is located directly on campus.

 
Eligibility: Minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicant must have appropriate background of prior coursework or courses in progress.

Program Dates:
Term Dates Application Deadline
Academic Year early September - late May February 1
Fall early September - mid December February 1
Spring early January - late May May 1

Located in one of Europe's most beautiful cities, the University of Edinburgh is one of the world's premier academic institutions. A range of course options are available to you, taught by Edinburgh's expert faculty. Additional support is available through the Arcadia Edinburgh Center, which is located directly on campus. Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:

  • Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad 
  • Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more! 
  • Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it. 
  • Rely on us for support – 10 centers in 15 countries worldwide 
  • Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.
    ACADEMICS
  Approved Departments: This prestigious university offers many other subjects from which these students may select to round out their semester schedules. This program is open to students majoring in:  

Art History
Classics
Earth & Planetary Sciences
Engineering
English
Philosophy

PNP Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology
Physics

 
Coursework and Credits:  All students must enroll in 60 Edinburgh units for a total of 15 WU credits.

Click here for course listings

 
    LOCATION
  Edinburgh, Scotland (UK)
Edinburgh is the Scottish capital and one of the most beautiful cities in northern Europe. The University of Edinburgh is more than 400 years old and an integral part of the city. Historic sites include Edinburgh Castle and the Royal Mile.

 
    STUDENT LIFE
  Housing: The University of Edinburgh offers full board residence halls, self-catered dorms/houses, and self-catered shared apartments. University housing is guaranteed for full year visiting students who submit the accommodation application in a timely manner. Similarly, one semester visiting students have a good chance of being assigned university housing if they apply promptly. Otherwise, Accommodation Services assists students in securing suitable private accommodation.

Visit the Accommodation Services website for more information about housing options

Student Life: The university and the city offer students all of the intellectual, cultural, and recreational opportunities one would expect in European capitol city. Travel opportunities within Scotland, England, Ireland, and on the Continent are readily available too.

Arcadia Excursions: Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:
  • Edinburgh Weekend
  • Windsor Castle
  • Adventure weekend in Wales
  • Royal Ascot
  • Brighton
  • and more...

On-Site Support: University of Edinburgh’s International Office and the College of Humanities and Social Science
 
    OTHER INFORMATION
  Estimated Program Price: When you study abroad for a semester or a year for academic credit, you will be charged tuition by Washington University at a rate equivalent to tuition on campus for the corresponding time period. WU tuition covers only the educational and administrative costs of the study abroad program. WU tuition does not cover any study abroad program costs for room, board, transportation, personal expenses, passport or visa fees. Such costs are charged separately either by WU, the program sponsor, or a third party.

Scholarships: Butex Scholarships
 
  Questions
Email the appropriate Overseas Programs Coordinator, visit us during our walk-in hours, join us for an information session, or call (314) 935-5958 to schedule an appointment.


 
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