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I joined the hockey club and not only did I get to play a sport I love, I also met a lot of people. There are 120 men and women in the two teams combined, so when I walked around Bangor and constantly saw people I knew, it felt like I belonged there.
– Rachel James
St. John Fisher College

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WalesLocation: Bangor, Wales

Affiliated university: Bangor University

Central College Abroad coursework: Yes

Language prerequisite: None

Language of instruction: English

Service-learning options: Yes

Internships: Yes

Recent excursions: Historical and cultural sites including visits to medieval castles. A weekend trip to Cardiff plus a five-day trip to Ireland.

Housing and meals: University residence halls, single rooms and private bath; no meal plan — communal kitchens in the halls for cooking meals, plus restaurants and cafés located on and near campus.

Program dates: Fall semester, early September – mid-December. Spring semester, mid-January – early June.

Average program size: 23 students

Staff to student ratio: 1:12