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Brighton Calendars – 2020-21 Yearlong

Program Deadlines

September 1, 2019 Application Opens, Early Admission Begins
June 1, 2020 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
July 31 Fall $500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable
July 31 Fall Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
August 7 Fall Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)
August 15 Spring Early Admission Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is Non-Refundable)
November 15 Spring Balance Due Deadline | Financial Aid Disbursement Form Due
December 1 Spring Tuition Refund Deadline (no refunds after this date)

Program Dates

September 19, 2020 Departure from the US
September 20 Arrival in Brighton
September 20 Move into housing
September 22 - 25 Mandatory orientation
September 22 - 25 Registration
September 24 Field trip—London
September 28 - October 2 Fresher's Week
October 3 Included field trip—East Sussex
October 5 Fall courses begin
October 24 Included field trip—Bodiam Castle and Rye
November 7 Optional field trip—Stonehenge and Bath
November 20 - 22 Optional field trip—Paris
December 5 - 6 Optional field trip—Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon
December 18 Courses end for winter break
December 18 Fall courses end
December 18 Fall Final examinations
December 18 - January 31, 2021 Winter break
February 4, 2021 Optional field trip—London
February 8 Spring courses begin
February 13 Optional field trip—East Sussex
February 27 - 28 Included field trip—Stonehenge and Bath
March 6 Optional field trip—Bodiam Castle and Rye
March 13 - 14 Optional field trip—Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon
April 1 - 18 Easter break
April 23 - 25 Optional field trip—Paris
June 11 Program end date coincides with date of last final exam
June 11 Spring courses end
Early to Mid-June Move out of housing (refer to your housing contract)
Open return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines. Payment of the Confirmation Deposit cannot be deferred. USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time.

Occasionally dates need to be changed or field trips modified. Refer back to this calendar often for the most current dates.

The host university may update program dates and/or field trips at any time; these changes are often outside USAC’s control as dates are set by the host university. USAC does its best to estimate these dates ahead of time and to keep it as up-to-date as possible. Many times, updated calendar dates are included in your host university acceptance letter. We update these as quickly as possible and as often as needed; refer back to this calendar for the most current dates.

Quick Details

2020-21 App. Cycle

Fall/Yearlong: Open

Spring: Open

2021-22 App. Cycle

Fall/Yearlong: Opens 9/1

Spring: Opens 9/1


Minimum GPA: 2.75

Minimum class standing:

Yearlong program is open to degree-seeking students currently attending a 4-year institution.

Program Type



Overseas credit

Program Capacity

36 students




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