AT A GLANCE

Eligibility

• Sophomore, Junior, Senior
• 3.0 cumulative GPA required for students applying for classes in the School of Media, Arts and Design
• 2.8 cumulative GPA
• Language Pre-requisite: None
• Open to UW-Madison degree-seeking students only
• Good academic and disciplinary standing

Subjects

Arts, Business, Human Ecology, Humanities, Journalism, Music, Social Science

Classroom Language

English

Housing

Residence Hall

Program Duration

Academic Year: Mid-September - Late May

Fall: Mid-September - Mid-January**
**Special arrangements can be made for students in the first semester who need to be home by late December.

Spring: Mid-January - Late May

Summer Session 1: Mid-June - Mid-July
***Summer 2016 Session 1:  June 18 - July 9

Summer Session 2: Mid-July - Late July
***Summer 2016 Session 2:  July 9 - July 30

Application Deadline(s)

TermApplication Deadline
Fall 2016-17 3 Module Option 3/11/2016
Fall 2016-17 Internship Option 3/11/2016
Fall 2016-17 4 Module Option 3/11/2016
Year 2016-17 6 Module Option 3/11/2016
Year 2016-17 Internship Option 3/11/2016
Year 2016-17 8 Module Option 3/11/2016
Spring 2016-17 4 Module Option 9/9/2016
Spring 2016-17 3 Module Option 9/9/2016
Spring 2016-17 Internship Option 9/9/2016
Summer 2017 Session II 3/3/2017
Summer 2017 Session I & II 3/3/2017
Summer 2017 Session I 3/3/2017
Fall 2017-18 3 Module Option 3/10/2017
Fall 2017-18 4 Module Option 3/10/2017
Fall 2017-18 Internship Option 3/10/2017
Year 2017-18 Internship Option 3/10/2017
Year 2017-18 8 Module Option 3/10/2017
Year 2017-18 6 Module Option 3/10/2017
 

Future durations will be posted at a later date.


Questions about this program?
Contact a Peer Advisor!
peeradvisor@studyabroad.wisc.edu


England, London
University of Westminster

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Experience British culture while studying abroad at the University of Westminster! This program allows you to enroll in courses from a variety of different fields.  With more than 22,000 students, the University of Westminster offers a huge choice of high quality classes, set within a diverse environment that is global and yet uniquely British - like London itself!  Nearly 5000 international students (from over 150 countries) make Westminster one of the top 15 most popular UK universities for international students.

The University of Westminster has four campuses - three in central London and one 20 minutes away in Harrow (northwest London). Whether in the very heart or the suburbs of London, each campus contains a set of architecturally distinctive buildings and has its own library, IT and catering facilities. Students at Westminster enjoy all the attractions of one of the most exhilarating cities in the world.

Questions?  Contact Clara, an IAP Peer Advisor who participated on the program.


Learning Objectives

IAP has 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:
    -Allied Health
    -Area studies
    -Art and Design
    -English Language and Literature
    -Media and Communications
    -Neuroscience
    -Politics
    -Psychology
  • Observe English perspectives on academic disciplines.
  • Deepen cross-cultural understanding through internships