ISA Study Abroad in London, England

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London, the vibrant capital of England, is also one of the world's most diverse and multicultural cities. Located along the River Thames, students can expect to experience a unique contrast between an old Roman settlement and a modern leading city... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.7
Based on 8 Reviews
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March 20, 2019 My London Experience
I learned how to live independently on my own. It really taught me what it means to "survive" when you live on your own and have to take care of yourself on your own. I think my entire experience was worth while and I encourage anybody who's thinking about studying abroad to do it. It teaches you a lot about the world and about ... - Saint Leo University View Entire Review
October 12, 2017 Love Love Love!
This experience made me grow into the confident person I've always wanted to be! I spent every day navigating and exploring a large city, learned to act like a local, and I now know how to navigate foreign countries on my own - I feel like so motivated to try out new places! - Central Washington University View Entire Review
How to adapt to a different culture and environment. Yes. - University of Westminster View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with ISA Study Abroad in London, England
I learned more about the culture within London and Europe. I was able to learn more about the historical aspects of London and England through our excursions and guides. I got learn more about myself and how I see myself living in a different country and wanting explore more of the world. I also learned how to adapt in a differe... - Kean University View Entire Review
Everything about my study abroad experience was incredible. The school, the people, the places, everything was amazing. - University of Westminster View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with ISA Study Abroad in London, England
A new set of life skills, more maturity, new friends, and a new perspective on culture - University of Alabama - Tuscaloosa View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with ISA Study Abroad in London, England
I grew so much more independent in my time abroad and was able to learn more about myself as a person. I would not change one thing about my time abroad. - The College of New Jersey View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with ISA Study Abroad in London, England
I gained a lot of knowledge about a culture that I did not know too much about. I also again a lot of knowledge on how to use public transportation systems along with learning navigational skills. Lastly, I learned so much about myself. I used to be a very shy, closed off person. I also used to suffer from really bad anxiety. Th... - Rider University View Entire Review
Independence and an appreciation of other cultures. Definitely worthwhile I want to travel all the time now! - Ohio Northern University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with ISA Study Abroad in London, England
Learned so much about myself, how I cope and react to different situations and about the world. There's so much to see and do. Completely worthwhile. - University of California - Davis View Entire Review
Yes, it was worthwhile--I learned what it was like to live in a new culture and am now interested in graduate schools and jobs that have opportunities to go abroad because I enjoyed the experience so much. - University of Tulsa View Entire Review
I learned that I can live abroad on my own and that I want to live in London in the future. - Western Washington University View Entire Review
Past Review Travel
I learned a lot about how to travel well. It was very worthwhile given my travel experiences. - Wellesley College View Entire Review
Very worthwhile. I gained friends and confidence - Berea College View Entire Review
I learned how to be independent and trust in myself. I feel like I can travel the world alone and be capable enough to handle it. My study abroad experience was definitely worth while. - University of Westminster View Entire Review
February 07, 2017 Amazing!
I am now more aware of others culture. - University of Westminster View Entire Review
absolutely, you can't study abroad for 4 months and not come out of it a better person for it. - University of Tennessee - Knoxville View Entire Review
Past Review Very Lovely
Learned how to navigate a foreign country, and learned a lot about myself (what I want to do in life) View Entire Review
Past Review London Calling
I learned so much about myself and really grew and matured. I learned a lot about London and the history, culture, and social norms of such a major city. I also learned a lot about how the US is perceived internationally. - College of Charleston View Entire Review
Past Review I Had A Blast!
I learned about culture and how similar and different other countries are compared to the U.S. - University of Westminster View Entire Review
I learned a lot about diversity and several cultures. I learned independence and responsibility. I gained many lifelong friends and experienced an eye-opening world. It was definitely worthwhile! - Kingston University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with ISA Study Abroad in London, England
I just loved going around and seeing all the different cultural aspects of london. I had been there before but that had only been for a few weeks so living there was much different. - University of Tulsa View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with ISA Study Abroad in London, England
I became more independent than I had ever anticipated. I learned a bunch of new and exciting cultures, and met so many incredible people. It was the most worthwhile experience I have had thus far in my life. - The College of New Jersey View Entire Review
I learned so much about myself, about England, and about the way I would hope for my future to pan out. It was the most worthwhile, absolutely incredible experiences I've ever had. - University of Westminster View Entire Review
yes - Middlebury College View Entire Review

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London, the vibrant capital of England, is also one of the world's most diverse and multicultural cities. Located along the River Thames, students can expect to experience a unique contrast between an old Roman settlement and a modern leading city.

The universities in London are just as diverse and as a result ISA provides many different study abroad programs at five different London universities. Each one has their own personalities and strengths; Find out which one is for you! Visit the program pages to find out more about the University of Roehampton, University of Westminster, Queen Mary- Unversity of , King's College London and Kingston University.

Programs in London include:

  • Academic Year or Semester / Trimester
                    - Courses with Locals in Multiple Disciplines
                    - Arts & Sciences or Global Health

  • Summer:          
                    - Courses in Multiple Disciplines
                    - Liberal Arts, Business & Media Studies
                    - Liberal Arts and London Popular Culture
  • Gap:
                   - Courses with Locals in Multiple Disciplines
                   - Courses in Multiple Disciplines

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Internship
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Summer
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Language Requirement(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Business
  • English Language and Literature
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
  • History
  • International Relations
  • Legal Professions and Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Architecture
  • Biology and Biomedical Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Computer Science
  • Criminology
  • Cultural Studies
  • Dance
  • Drama, Theater, Theatre Arts
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Film, Video, Photographic Arts
  • Geography
  • International Business
  • Marketing
  • Mathematics, Statistics
Minimum GPA:
2.7
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International Studies Abroad / ISA Scholarships

The ISA Diversity Scholarships aim to encourage students of a broader cultural make-up to participate in ISA programs by offering funds to assist with the expenses of studying abroad. The scholarship amounts to USD 14,000 in awards and is to be used towards ISA programs.

2 x $1,000 for Summer Programs; 3 x $2,000 for Fall Programs; 3 x $2,000 for Winter/Spring Programs

Deadlines:
Summer: February 28th Fall: April 30th Winter/Spring: October 30th

Guidelines/Requirements:
• Be accepted to an ISA study abroad program or an applicable ISA Internship or Service-Learning program. • Have at least a 3.00 cumulative GPA. • Be enrolled in second or third year of undergraduate education at a U.S. university/college at time of ISA program participation. **Please refer to the ISA scholarship page for more information on guidelines/requirements.

In pursuit of its goals of enhancing cultural awareness and providing students with the independence and language skills necessary for the workplace, The Dr. Carlos E. Castañeda Memorial Scholarship seek to help those who may not otherwise be able to study abroad. As a testament to his early struggle and lifelong pursuit of academic excellence, ISA offers USD 58,000 annually in scholarships to be used towards ISA programs in memory of Dr. Castañeda. The Dr. Carlos E. Castañeda Memorial Scholarship are both merit and financial need-based scholarships that assist students from affiliated universities with the expenses of studying abroad. Scholarship awardees will have the opportunity to participate in the Correspondent Internship, which gives students the chance to add content to ISA’s Student blog. The student may also be given an opportunity to be part of ISA’s offices abroad based on the need of the particular office.

12 x $2000 for Fall Programs; 12 x $2,000 for Winter/Spring Programs; 2 x $2,500 for (Fall-start) Year Programs; 2 x $2,500 for (Spring-start) Year Programs

Deadlines:
Fall (and Fall-start): April 30th Winter/Spring (and Winter-start): October 30th

Guidelines/Requirements:
• Be accepted to an ISA study abroad program or an applicable ISA Internship or Service-Learning program. • Attend an ISA-affiliated university. See our list of Affiliated Universities for more information. • Have at least a 3.25 cumulative GPA. • Have completed at least one year of college level foreign language or the equivalent. (Courses must appear on official transcript.) • Be enrolled in second or third year of undergraduate education at a U.S. university/college at time of ISA program participation. • Be on financial aid. FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) and home university Award Letter/form required. **Please refer to the Eligibility Requirements and Application for more information on eligibility, scholarship availability, and application instructions.

ISA offers USD 8,000 worth of scholarships annually dedicated to the memory of Michaela Farnum. Michaela was a junior studying International Business and Spanish at Seattle University and was a participant in the ISA program in Chile. Her experience was tragically cut short when she lost her life in a hiking accident in the mountains of La Campana National Park in Chile. ISA hopes that this scholarship will help aspiring study abroad students and will do so in memory of Michaela who only began to realize her dream of study abroad. The scholarship is both merit and financial need-based scholarships for the study abroad expenses for the summer term of the student awardees

8 x $1,000 for Summer Programs

Deadlines:
Summer: February 28th

Guidelines/Requirements:
• Be accepted to an ISA Summer study abroad program or an applicable ISA Internship or Service-Learning program. • Have at least a 3.25 cumulative GPA. • Have completed at least one year of college level foreign language or the equivalent. Courses must appear on official transcript. • Be enrolled in second or third year of undergraduate education at a U.S. university/college at time of ISA program participation. • Be on financial aid. FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) and home university Award Letter/form required. **Please refer to the ISA scholarship page for more information on guidelines/requirements.

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