Best Experience of My Life! Past Review

By (Business Economics, University of Minnesota - Twin Cities) for

CEA CAPA Education Abroad: London, England

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Yes, definitely. I have taken so many great memories and friends with me.

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

The teachers were really understanding to the whole experience. There was a good amount of work to do but not to the point that it took away from being abroad and making the most of your weekends and week nights.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

Everyone at CAPA was always available and very friendly.

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

Great neighborhood.

* Food:

The grocery stores were in great location of school and home.

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

London is a great city to be abroad in. Always something to do and see.

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

I always felt extremely safe.

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)


If applicable, to what degree did your living situation aid your language acquisition?

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
* 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? Be open minded and ready to meet new people!