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  • Locations: London, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Autumn Quarter, Autumn Semester, Early Fall, Spring Quarter, SpringSemester(W/Sp), Summer A-Term, Summer B-Term, Summer Quarter, Winter Quarter
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  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
  • Restrictions: UW applicants only
  • Courses: View UW Course Equivalencies

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Autumn Quarter 2020 02/15/2020 02/27/2020 09/28/2020 12/19/2020
NOTE: Earn 20 UW credits for CIEE Open Campus Fall Blocks II + III. To be considered for a UW Study Abroad Scholarship, you must apply by the priority deadline of May 15th.
Summer B-Term 2020 04/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 07/13/2020 08/09/2020
Summer A-Term 2020 04/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 06/15/2020 07/13/2020
Summer Quarter 2020 04/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 06/15/2020 08/09/2020
Early Fall 2020 05/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2020 09/26/2020
NOTE: This program is not eligible for financial aid. Earn 10 UW credits during CIEE's Fall Open Campus Block I from 8/17-9/26/2020.
Autumn Semester 2020 05/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission 08/17/2020 12/19/2020
NOTE: Earn 30 UW credits for CIEE Open Campus Fall Blocks I + II + III. To be considered for a UW Study Abroad Scholarship, you must apply by the priority deadline of May 15th.

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Primary Language(s) of Instruction: English UW Study Abroad Program Manager: Shannon Quinn
Program Information:

Open Campus Block

LONDON, ENGLAND

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Program Overview

It’s no wonder London is among the most popular cities in the world to study abroad. This trendy metropolis is brimming with culture, fashion, architecture, history, food, and residents from more than 130 countries around the world. Take a deep dive into London and customize your study abroad term on the Open Campus Block Program. Take one, two, or three six-week blocks, select your courses from a wide range of subject areas. In London, you’ll be located in the heart of Bloomsbury – one of the most vibrant and student-populated neighborhoods of central London - featuring Georgian-style architecture, cafés, shops and more.

Stay in London the entire time or spend other blocks at our Global Institute locations in Berlin, Buenos Aires, Cape Town, Copenhagen, Madrid, Yucatán, Monteverde, Paris, Rio de Janeiro, Rome, Santiago, Shanghai, and Sydney.

Unique Experiences

PARTICIPATE IN A THREE-DAY STUDY TOUR

to another country or region in the UK.

STAY IN LONDON

or add on blocks at other CIEE Open Campus locations in Berlin, Cape Town, Madrid, Paris, and Rome.

EXPLORE

London's vibrant arts scene.

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Your Destination

Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, The Tate Modern, Buckingham Palace - there is no shortage of must-see attractions in the capital of the United Kingdom. More than 300 languages are spoken in London, making it the most linguistically and culturally diverse city in the world. Experience it for yourself as you explore the music, fashion, theater, and comedy scenes in London as well as the huge variety of markets, and museums - not to mention the abundance of green space in and around London.
 

Excursions & Activities

  • Visit the Wellcome Collection, a research institution for the study of the evolutionary, historical, social, and institutional contexts of individual human development.
  • Stroll through the Science Museum and Natural History Museum.
  • See the Tower of London, a former castle, residence, and prison preserved as a memorial and museum.
  • Take a guided-walk in Shoreditch, a community in the heartland of street art in London.
  • Participate in a two-night, three-day study tour to another country or region in the United Kingdom during each academic block. 
     

Projects

Volunteering. CIEE will provide students with the opportunity to learn how charities and NGOs operate as well as the opportunity to engage with different communities in and around London.

Students interested in one of the following Academic Projects must submit additional materials as part of their application:

Internships. Build new skills and intercultural competence through the CIEE Internship, and become an active member of the London professional environment.

Research. Pursue a research project of your own design incorporating independent, local fieldwork.

Service-learning. Combine course-based learning with practical, relevant project experience to meet a community-defined need.


What's Included

  • Tuition
  • Housing
  • Advising before you depart to set goals and answer questions
  • Optional on-site airport meet-and-greet
  • Multi-day on-site orientation – introducing students to London society and culture, and the CIEE academic program.
  • Full-time program leadership and support in your host city
  • Field trips and cultural activities
  • Overnight excursions
  • Insurance and other travel benefits, with CIEE iNext
  • 24/7 emergency on-site support

1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!

GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.

Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.

Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.

Minority Serving Institutions (MIS) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.

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Why CIEE

  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel insurance included

Questions?

Our highly experienced staff have extensive knowledge of all CIEE programs and services. If you are a student with questions about completing your application, or you want to sign up to receive program updates and news, our staff are happy to help.
 

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