Arcadia: Stirling - University of Stirling

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Stirling is perfect as a scenic getaway location with its unique pastoral campus including its own loch and an 18th century castle. This university offers excellent, flexible academic programs with the most popular courses among students being: en... read more

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July 15, 2019 It Was Great!
I learned how to push myself out of my comfort zone and how to adapt to different situations.n - Truman State University View Entire Review
Learned about a different culture, submerse myself in it and make friends with locals and other students abroad. Learned a love for travel as well as a love for the outdoors. - Illinois Wesleyan University View Entire Review
I feel like I am a professional traveler now. I learned that I cannot control everything, especially when traveling, and that I have to let loose and just go with the flow. It was definitely worth while. - Trinity University View Entire Review
I loved meeting lots of new people and learning about where they came from and how it impacted their world views. I loved traveling around Scotland and seeing the Highlands. It hasn't changed my academic interest and future plans. - Trinity University View Entire Review
I now have friends around the globe. - The University of Texas at Austin View Entire Review
I learned more about living on my own, since it was only my second semester away from home. I also learned more about working with new people as well as how to direct a show as well as the basics of stage managing. - Arcadia University View Entire Review
Past Review Freedom!!!!
I learned the value of a study abroad experience is ineffable. Yes. - Millsaps College View Entire Review
Yes!! It taught me that I have a lot to learn about living in another country and that I need to be a better spender. It taught me that you can find a friend in the most unlikely of people- every culture is fascinating and complex. I'm going to move back to Stirling after I graduate because I fell in love with wonderful man who ... - University of Arkansas - Fayetteville View Entire Review
My experience in Scotland was one of the greatest experiences of my life. The people I met really made the difference for me and I feel that I have grown so much in just one semester. Before this trip I had not traveled much at all, and now I'm hoping to expand my horizons through other countries one day. I'd highly recommend Sc... - Trinity University View Entire Review
Yes it was a great way to spend the summer earning credits for school and also getting to experience another country with many peers from across America. Its great to just learn a different culture and meet new types of people. - Trinity University View Entire Review

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Stirling is perfect as a scenic getaway location with its unique pastoral campus including its own loch and an 18th century castle. This university offers excellent, flexible academic programs with the most popular courses among students being: environmental sciences, ecology and environmental education, marine biology and marine science. Stirling is known for its excellent indoor and outdoor sports facilities on campus including a world-class pool, nine-hole golf course, tennis and basketball courts and many other amenities. The campus is only a short bus ride away from the town of Stirling, known as the Heart of Scotland.

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:


  • Firbush Activity Weekend

  • Luss Highland Games & The Hill House

  • Golf Championship

  • Highlands


  • and more...


ARCADIA'S APPROACH
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.


Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Accounting
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Environmental Science
  • Business
  • English Language and Literature
  • History
  • Psychology
  • Environmental Studies
  • Agriculture
  • Biological and Physical Sciences
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Cultural Studies
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Foreign Languages and Literatures
  • Geography
  • International Relations
  • Legal Studies
  • Marine Sciences
  • Mathematics, Statistics
  • Philosophy and Religious Studies
  • Political Science and Government
  • Practical Nursing
  • Sociology
Minimum GPA:
2.9
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Arcadia Scholarships

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.

$250-$2,500

Deadlines:
Applications are received on a rolling basis.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Only students who have been accepted to a program from The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University will be considered for an award.

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