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Field Trips for London, England

Due to continually evolving COVID-19 regulations some of the field trips listed below may or may not be available during the term you choose to study abroad.

Semester and Yearlong Field Trips

Field trips provided by the USAC England Resident Director, such as trips to Brighton, Bath, Stonehenge & Oxford (Fall), walking tours of London's diverse neighborhoods, and Hampton Court Palace (Spring) are included in your program fees. Locations are subject to change. Dates and exact locations are at the discretion of the USAC RD and will be released to students once they are on-site.

USAC England also offers the following activities at an additional cost:

  • Performance at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
  • Arsenal Emirates Stadium tour
  • Thanksgiving potluck (fall)
  • Bonfire Night fireworks (fall)
  • Christmas market at Blenheim Palace (fall)
  • Scotland (Edinburgh and the Scottish Highlands)

The International Programmes Office at London Met arranges several orientation activities, including a London sightseeing tour and an international student arrival party. The office also offers trips to a West End performance and the London Eye during the semester. Additionally, the International Student House plans trips throughout the U.K. and around Europe at discounted prices.

Summer Field Trips

The USAC England Resident Director organizes several activities and field trips during your time in London that are included in the program fee. Past field trip locations are listed below. Locations are subject to change. Dates and exact locations are at the discretion of the USAC RD and will be released to students once they are on-site.

  • London scavenger hunt
  • Street art walking tour or London Pride
  • Performance at Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre
  • Guided tour of the Houses of Parliament
  • London Eye
  • Windsor Castle & Oxford
  • Stonehenge & Bath
  • Optional Tour, additional fee - Scotland (Edinburgh & the Scottish Highlands)

Quick Details

2023-24 Application Cycle

  • London Imperial Summer: Open
    • Deadline: April 1
  • London Met Summer: Open
    • Summer I deadline: March 1
    • Summer I + Internship deadline: March 1
  • London Met Fall/Yearlong: Open
    • Deadline: June 1
  • London Met Spring: Open
    • Deadline: November 1

Eligibility

London Imperial Summer: 2.5 GPA

London Met Summer & Semester: 2.7 GPA and minimum sophomore standing

Yearlong applicants must be degree-seeking students attending a 4-year institution at the time of application.

Program Type

London Imperial Summer: Specialty

London Met Summer & Semester: Partnership

Credit

London Imperial Summer: US Credit

London Met Summer & Semester: Overseas credit

Program Capacity

60 students

Instruction

English

Member

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

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