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Brighton Calendars – 2020 Fall

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)

Program Dates

September 19, 2020 Departure from the US
September 20 Arrival in Brighton
September 20 Move into housing
September 22 - 25 Mandatory University of Brighton orientation
September 22 - 25 Registration
September TBD Madatory USAC orientation
September 28 - October 2 Fresher's Week
October 5 Courses begin
October TBD Performance at the Globe Theatre in London
October TBD Hike from Seaford to Eastborne
October TBD Field trip—London and West End Performance
October TBD Field trip—East Sussex
October TBD Field trip—Bodiam Castle and Rye
November TBD Optional field trip—Stonehenge and Bath
November TBD Field trip - Windsor Castle
November TBD Optional weekend trip to Edinburgh, Scotland
November TBD USAC Thanksgiving potluck in London
November 20 - 22 Optional weekend trip to Paris, France
December 5 - 6 Optional field trip—Oxford and Stratford-upon-Avon
December TBD Walking tour of London's Christmas markets and holiday lights
December TBD USAC farewell meal
December 18 Courses end
December 18 Final examinations
December 18 Program end date coincides with date of last final exam
December 19 Move out of housing
February 5, 2021 Semester Ends
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

Eligibility

Minimum GPA: 2.75

Minimum class standing:
Sophomore

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

Program Type

Partnership

Credit

Overseas credit

Program Capacity

36 students

Instruction

English

Member

AASAP/UK -- Association of American Study Abroad Programmes United Kingdom

Passport & Visa

Passport & Visa Information