First-Year Study Abroad Experience
in London, England

Jackie Martine '12 London England

Arcadia students experience multicultural, contemporary and global London as their campus. Students enroll in Arcadia’s London Now program and take a combination of courses taught through Arcadia University and City University London. Students are housed with other American students studying abroad in one of two Arcadia-run facilities and branch out by joining clubs or societies at City University London and by engaging in city life.

Dates for Fall 2013 Semester

Aug. 26 Depart from the U.S.
Aug. 27 Arrival in London
Aug. 27 - Sept. 15 Arcadia Orientation
Sept. 16 Semester begins
Nov. 1-3 Arcadia Weekend Excursion
Dec. 20 Semester ends
Dec. 21 Program concludes

Dates for Spring 2014 Semester

Jan. 5 Depart from the U.S.
Jan. 6 Arrival in London
Jan. 6-10 Arcadia Orientation
Jan. 13 Semester begins
April 18 Classes end
April 19 Program Concludes/Return Flight to U.S.

Course Information

Most Arcadia first-year students will take courses that fulfill Undergraduate Curriculum requirements for their degree. These include courses in the arts, humanities and social sciences. There are plenty to choose from in the London Now program.

Students are housed in one of two Arcadia residence halls and meals are self-catered.

More Information

For more information about this program, please contact the Office of Enrollment Management at toll-free 1-877-ARCADIA (1-877-272-2342). 

Questions about courses can be addressed to Arcadia's College of Global Studies at 1-866-9ARCADIA (1-866-927-2234).


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