London: So much to do in so little time Past Review

By (Fordham University) for

Boston University: London - London Internship Program

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
It was a priceless experience that allowed me to meet many new likeminded individuals, work in a completely different cultural setting, and explore a part of the world I had never been to.

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 1 month - 6 months

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

The housing was located in a safe location that was close to public transit as well as a variety of restaurants and pubs, so there was always something to do.

* Food:

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

All of the buildings were extremely safe and the location itself was in one of the best parts of London. It was clear from day one where to go if in need of any medical assistance.

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Dorm
* Who did you live with?

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  • Americans

A Look Back

* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? If you're a driven individual who feels they get a lot outside of the classroom especially through internships this program is the perfect opportunity to study, work, and live in a completely different environment.