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University College London, University of London (UCL)
London, United Kingdom (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
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Academic Year 2018-2019 02/01/2018
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Fall 2018 02/01/2018
Rolling Admission 09/24/2018 12/14/2018
Spring 2019 05/01/2018
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Fall 2019 02/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2019-2020 02/01/2019 ** 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.

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Program Adviser:
Will Bonfiglio
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Scholarship Opportunities:
BUTEX Scholarships
Program Description:
Program Description:

University College
University of London (UCL)

  Study at the University College London  
Eligibility: Minimum 3.5 GPA (both overall and within the major) for majors in Economics, English, History, and Math. For other approved majors, there is a minimum 3.3 GPA (both overall and within the major). At least three courses of prior or current academic work relevant to the area to be studied at UCL.  Students apply directly to a department.

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

  Approved Departments: UCL has a wide range of academic departments, which are appropriate for students majoring in the following fields: 

American Culture Studies
Art History
Children's Studies
Legal Studies

Coursework and Credits:
Students must take 4 courses for a total of 15-16 WU units per semester. At least two of the courses must be within the admitting UCL department. English majors must take all 4 classes within the English department unless they apply to a 2nd department, in which case they would take 2 English classes and at least 1 in the secondary department. Students who wish to take classes in select departments must first be admitted by that department.

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  London, England (UK)
UCL is a prestigious British institution of higher education. It is located in central London in the vicinity of other Colleges and libraries comprising the University of London. It is close to the British Museum too.

  Housing: Visiting students usually are offered a place in either a UCL or intercollegiate residence. The majority of UCL residences are self-catered student houses with kitchens that are shared with other students. Residence halls include cafeteria meals in the contract rate. The intercollegiate halls are open to academic year students only.

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Student Life: UCL is located just north of Oxford Street and the British Museum. Students enjoy being in the center of the British capital, with it’s culture, arts, politics, government, media, etc. London has over 200 museums, 150 theatres, 34,000 shops, 5,700 pubs, and 8,000 acres of parklands. The UCL Union provides many clubs and activities and hosts regular events and entertainments. For students wanting to socialize and relax, the Union provides a number of bars and cafés.

On-Site Support: WU contracts with ACCENT International for support of its London programs. The UCL International Office and Student Residences Office provide significant support too.

  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
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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