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University of Edinburgh with Arcadia University
Edinburgh, United Kingdom (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Academic Year,
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Program Sponsor: Arcadia 
Restrictions: WUSTL applicants only
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Spring 2019 05/01/2018
Rolling Admission 01/06/2019 05/25/2019
Fall 2019 02/01/2019
Rolling Admission 09/04/2019 12/21/2019
Academic Year 2019-2020 02/01/2019
Rolling Admission 09/04/2019 05/23/2020
Spring 2020 05/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Academic Year 2020-2021 02/01/2020 ** 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:
Carrie Canham (EN majors), Kim Mantia-Ochoa (ArtSci majors)
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Scholarship Opportunities:
BUTEX Scholarships
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University of Edinburgh with Arcadia University
SCotland Edinburgh
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  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.

University of Edinburgh with Arcadia

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
  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
Earth & Planetary Sciences

PNP Philosophy-Neuroscience-Psychology

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

Click here for  information on courses and course listings

  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.

  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 Arcadia website for more information about housing options

Student Life: Dive into a wide range of learning activities, such as lectures, student clubs, new hobbies, and excursions. You can choose your own direction or follow Arcadia's lead through the options they coordinate.

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:
  • Highlands Activity Weekend
  • Rugby Six Nations: Scotland v Ireland
  • Brave New World at The King's Theatre
  • Craigmillar Castle
  • Voice of Scotland – Day in Glasgow
  • and more...

On-Site Support: The Arcadia Edinburgh Center is the hub for Arcadia student support throughout Scotland. Additionally, student support services are available at the University of Edinburgh.
  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.

Butex Scholarships

Arcadia 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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