Arcadia: Oxford - University of Oxford
Would you like the prestige of studying at the world's oldest English-speaking university? Oxford is world renowned for its high academic standards and teaching excellence.Through Arcadia, you will have access to courses in the sciences, social sc... read more
I have made a lot of friends. I challenged myself both academically and personally. I also experienced a new culture and gained different perspectives. It pushed me and made me realize how much I can achieve. A student - Lawrence University View Entire Review
I gained stonger academic abilities and a new perspective on essentially everything. This was the most challenging and most rewarding experience of my life. M B - SUNY - College at Brockport View Entire Review
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It was an extremely richful and unique experience, I mature a lot and changed my perspective towards life. Xavier N - Trinity University View Entire Review
Very worthwhile and character building. Learned much about the culture and foreign education. A student - University of Texas - San Antonio View Entire Review
I gained an appreciation for the similarities of people across cultures. It was beyond worthwhile. It was a life changing experience. Amanda W - Austin College View Entire Review
Absolutely completely worthwhile, I learned so much about how to think and what it really means to be a student. I was given insight into different parts of my personality that I never though existed. I was given the opportunity to meet some of the most wonderful people I have ever met in my life. I was also faced with some peop... A Student - Villanova University View Entire Review
Yes, I learned a lot about my subject and my own academic needs. I know now that I don't want to attend graduate school for literature, because the solitary nature of that work does not suit me. However, I will carry the things I learned about England and lit in general with me for the rest of my life. Laura I - Middlebury College View Entire Review
I learned about the culture, different study methods, time management. I was able to travel. Lucas M - Trinity University View Entire Review
I learned to write fast. If you're thinking about grad school, you should definitely think about Oxford. If you're a little more career oriented, it may not be the best option (hint: LSE) Mathew K - Brandeis University View Entire Review
Education should not be restrictive and should be rewarding! It was definitely worthwhile because of the tutors and knowledge. A student - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
I learned how big the world is and now my new goal is to travel and experience different lifestyles. A student - SUNY - College at Geneseo View Entire Review
Everyone expects to change after going abroad, but it never happens the way we envision it to be. It's a subtle change-- something we realize only when we return and reflect back on our time abroad. I found my true character, I learned to draw inspiration from the life's simplicities, and led a balanced lifestyle. I explored the... A student - Austin College View Entire Review
It was extremely worthwhile. I learned a lot about many different cultures. A student - Austin College View Entire Review
Surprisingly for a study abroad program, what I gained the most from my time in the UK was academic. My tutor was a wonderful, helpful man, but he definitely pushed me. I learned a lot and became friends with him by the end. I also loved Oxford's 6-week-long Spring break, which gave me a TON of time to travel around the conti... A student - Villanova University View Entire Review
Oxford was incredible. During my time there, I have fallen even more in love with academia and with England. I am now considering applying there for grad school at some point in the future. Emmamarie H - Carleton College View Entire Review
Would you like the prestige of studying at the world's oldest English-speaking university? Oxford is world renowned for its high academic standards and teaching excellence.
Through Arcadia, you will have access to courses in the sciences, social sciences, or arts at one of the university’s six colleges. All students will have access to the legendary Bodleian Library.
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:
- Harry Potter Studio Tour
- Tower of London
- London Street Art Tour
- Hampton Court Day Excursion
- Keats house
- and more...
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 – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide
Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.
Program Type(s):Study Abroad
- Academic Year
Relevant Study Subject(s):
- English Language and Literature
- Fine Arts, Studio Arts
- Mathematics, Statistics
- Political Science and Government
- Asian Studies
- Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology
- Celtic Languages, Literature
- Computer and Information Sciences
- Environmental Science
- Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
- Legal Studies
- Near Eastern Studies, Middle Eastern Studies
- Philosophy and Religious Studies
- Physiology, Pathology
- Slavic Studies
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The College of Global Studies at Arcadia has one of the most extensive scholarship programs of any study abroad organization. As a non-profit university, Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participation in an Arcadia program and staying home. Eligibility for our scholarships is based on financial need and approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award.