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My internship was definitely my favorite academic experience! It was absolutely wonderful, I learned so much, and it helped me get to know British people and learn about their health care system.
– Kaylee Gibney
Drake University

dates and fees

Fall 2014 & Spring 2015 fees
Fall semester - $19,856
Spring semester - $19,856
Academic year - $39,712

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 2014 dates*

Arrival for students enrolling at London College of Fashion (LCF)
Aug. 27, 2014
Arrival for all other program students
Aug. 30
Program orientation
Sept. 1
Central classes and internships begin
Sept. 8
LSBU classes begin
Sept. 22
Fall break
Oct. 24 - Nov. 2
Classes end
Dec. 18
Final date to vacate housing
Dec. 20

Spring 2014 dates*

Arrival for students enrolling at London College of Fashion (LCF)
Jan. 8, 2014
Arrival for all other program students
Jan. 11
Program orientation
Jan. 13-19
Central classes and internships begin
Jan. 20
London South Bank (LSBU) classes begin
Jan. 27
Spring Break
Apr. 18-27
Classes end
May 1
Final date to vacate housing
May 3

*
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.