• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing


Arts, Biological & Physical Science, Business, Education, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Human Ecology, Humanities, Journalism, Medicine and Public Health, Music, Nursing, Social Science, Social Work

Classroom Language



Residence Hall

Program Duration

Academic Year: Mid-September - Early June
Fall: Mid-September - Late January
Spring: Late January - Early June

Note: The examination period for the University of Leeds Fall semester extends through late January. Therefore, students who participate in the Fall program will return too late for spring semester at UW-Madison.

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Fall 2018-19  2/16/2018
Year 2018-19  2/16/2018
Spring 2018-19  9/7/2018

Future durations will be posted at a later date.

Questions about this program?
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England, Leeds
University of Leeds Exchange

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Experience British culture while studying abroad at the world renowned University of Leeds! The University of Leeds is the UK's second largest university with 33,000 students from over 145 countries. This exchange program allows you to directly enroll in university courses in a variety of fields and have the opportunity to live and study alongside British students. The University of Leeds is an eclectic mix of the old and the new reflecting its 100 years history. Brand new buildings and state-of-the-art facilities co-exist with impressive older landmark buildings.

Leeds is located on the River Aire in West Yorkshire, England and it is considered to be one of the fastest growing cities in the UK. With its continued commercial prosperity in areas of finance, business and media, Leeds was named the top city to visit by the Good Britain Guide. This is all complemented by a vibrant mix of culture, commerce and style, making Leeds the primary social hub of the North.

Learning Objectives

We have overall Goals and Expectations for Study Abroad Participants, covering the personal, academic and professional aspects of study abroad. Additionally on this program, you can:
  • Navigate new educational systems, as well as new learning and teaching styles
  • Take advantage of academic strengths in:
    -Earth & Marine Science
  • Observe English perspectives on academic disciplines.