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My internship has widened my area of expertise. I have seen how the British culture views the US, learned a completely different style of humor, and had fun learning about finance.
– Abigail Sparks
Central College

dates and fees

2016-17 fees

Pricing information for Central students
Pricing information for visiting students

Central College students pay the same tuition rate for each of the international programs that they pay on the Central campus, plus the price for accommodations. In addition, students who transfer to Central College from another college or university must complete one semester at Central prior to participating in Study Abroad.

What's included:

  • Tuition
  • Guaranteed housing in Woburn Place, a central London residence including double rooms, shared bathroom facilities, and common kitchen, dining, laundry and lounge facilities
  • 24-hour staff and reception
  • Computer/internet access
  • Week-long orientation
  • Excursions and cultural events such as a weekend trip to Stratford-upon-Avon
  • Internship and service-learning opportunities (optional)
  • Discount card for travel in central London
  • A commemorative photo book
  • On-site resident director and support services
  • Personal Central College Abroad Advisor for pre-departure support
  • Optional online pre-departure and re-entry course
  • Central College Abroad Student Survival Guide and Parent handbook
  • Supplemental travel insurance, including mental health coverage, emergency evacuation and more
  • International student ID card provided by INEXT
  • Transcript from Central College, a U.S. institution fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission

Fall 2015 dates*

Arrival for students enrolling at London College of Fashion (LCF)
Aug. 26, 2015
Arrival for all other program students
Aug. 30
Program orientation
Sept. 1
Central classes and internships begin
Sept. 7
LSBU classes begin
Sept. 21
Fall break
Oct. 23 - Nov. 1
Classes end
Dec. 17
Final date to vacate housing
Dec. 19

Spring 2016 dates*

Arrival for students enrolling at London College of Fashion (LCF)
Jan. 9, 2016
Arrival for all other program students
Jan. 10
Program orientation
Jan. 11-17
Central classes and internships begin
Jan. 18
London South Bank (LSBU) classes begin
Feb. 1
Spring Break
March 25 -
April 3
Classes end
Apr. 28
Final date to vacate housing
April 30

Program dates are tentative. Do not purchase airline tickets based on these dates. Please check the official program calendar in your online acceptance account to confirm dates.