Programs : Brochure
- Locations: London, United Kingdom
- Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester
- Homepage: Click to visit
- Program Sponsor: USAC
The semester and yearlong London program at London Metropolitan (London Met) University is ideal for students interested in living and studying in one of the most exciting cities in Europe. The program enables you to gain firsthand experience with the British educational system alongside students from all over the world. You may study for one semester or a full year and choose from courses such as Business, Marketing, Economics, English, History, Social Sciences, and Psychology. Students typically select four classes per semester which can include specialized courses, some of which include visits to art galleries, museums, and theatre, utilizing London’s thriving cultural life as a unique backdrop for further study and exploration. London Metropolitan University allows you to schedule your classes before you arrive in London, making it a very easy process.
Unlike many institutions, London Metropolitan University does not have dormitories. However, there are a number of living accommodations available ranging from third-party student living providers to private accommodations located throughout London. Prices may vary considerably depending on your selection and location. The majority of these options can be arranged for single or double occupancy. Although USAC provides housing information to participants, it is the students’ responsibility to research and apply for housing separately. The more economical options go quickly, so it's in your best interest to start looking early.
|1USAC Tuition||See USAC|
|2OIED Program Development Fee||$200|
|Housing||$3557 - $8169||$7246 - $15,810|
|Housing Deposit||$300 - $700||$300 - $700|
|Airfare||$1000 - $1500||$1000 - $1500|
|Meals||$1000 - $1500||$2500 - $3500|
|1Essential Living Expenses||$800 - $1200||$1600 - $2400|
|Books and Materials||$150 - $300||$300 - $600|
|Local Transportation||$200 - $500||$400 - $1000|
|Visa (for US Citizens)||$0||$400 - $500|
|2Appalachian Student Health Insurance||$1110||$2220|
|Estimated Total Additional Expenses|
|3Personal Travel and Spending||$1500 - $2000||$3000 - $4000|
Students are encouraged to start planning for their study abroad program costs well in advance. Please use the Student Financial Planning Worksheet to help estimate your anticipated expenses and your anticipated financial resources. When planning for estimated additional costs students are encouraged to research currency conversion rates.
The majority of financial aid and scholarships can apply to semester and year-long study abroad programs. For more information please visit the Office of Student Financial Aid web page.
USAC offers a variety of scholarship opportunities for students. Scholarship awards range from $500 to $1000.
Each semester OIED offers a variety of different scholarship opportunities for students. Scholarship awards range from $500 to $2000.
Benjamin A Gilman Scholarship
The Gilman Scholarship Program application is open to U.S. citizen undergraduate students who are receiving Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study and intern abroad programs worldwide.
Fund for Education Abroad
Applicants from groups underrepresented in study abroad and those destined for non-traditional locations are given preference, in an effort to make the demographics of U.S. undergraduates studying abroad reflect the rich diversity of the U.S. population.
For information about additional scholarships please visit our External Scholarships web page.
The USAC London Met program allows students to access an array of course options in addition to providing two courses specifically for study abroad students: Art in London and Theatre in London. This program may be of particular interest to Business, Health Sciences, History, Literature, Communication, Government and Justice Studies, and Sociology students.
For more information about the courses and structure of the program please visit the USAC London website.
|Term||Year||App Deadline||OIED Approval Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Spring Semester||2019||09/15/2018 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.