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|Restrictions:||UW-Whitewater applicants only|
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Academic Year||2021-2022||04/01/2021 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
|Fall||2021||04/01/2021 **||Rolling Admission||TBA||TBA|
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
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|Junior, Senior, Sophomore||
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|Business, Communication, Criminal Justice, Criminology, English, Film, History, Humanities, Journalism, Literature, Media Studies, Music, Political Science, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology, Theatre|
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University of Huddersfield
UW-W Exchange Program
Location: Huddersfield, United Kingdom
Terms: Fall, Academic Year
Eligibility: 2.5 GPA
Huddersfield is a perfect place to immerse yourself in British culture; whether you enjoy classic architecture or a strong local history, there is something for everyone. Huddersfield is a charming town with ample opportunities to sample the delights of the city or the great outdoors whenever you get the urge. With international food and drink festivals, music and literature festivals, and an art gallery in the train station, Huddersfield offers lots of opportunities to try something new. The University of Huddersfield is at the heart of the local community, and is a growing center of research and excellence. The University is known for pushing the boundaries of knowledge, and has been nationally recognized for its achievements.
The University of Huddersfield is a diverse campus with a student enrollment of over 23,000, over 10% of which are international students from 120 different countries. UW-Whitewater students can study abroad on a tuition exchange basis at Huddersfield’s school of Music, Humanities and Media in the following areas: Journalism, English, Literature, History, Music, and Drama. Students may also study on a non-exchange basis and take classes at the other academic schools the University of Huddersfield has. Course areas open to study abroad students are across the curriculum, and may include: Business, Criminology, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and more. To look at The University of Huddersfield's course catalog, click here and then select "Advanced Search" under the "Course Finder" banner.
The University of Huddersfield has accommodation for students studying abroad for both a semester and academic year. Ashenhurst Houses and Storthes Hall Park are the two university approved accommodation residences, ensuring that the needs of students and a commitment to providing the best possible student experience while abroad. Students are also permitted to find their own housing if that is preferred, and the Student Union at the University of Huddersfield can assist them in this process if desired. For more information on accommodation at The University of Huddersfield, click here.
Student Life and Surroundings:
The University of Huddersfield is located in northern England. With a population of 146,000,the town of Huddersfield is known for its history and culture of the United Kingdom, its rugby and football (soccer) teams, as well as the Victorian architecture that decorates the city center. Huddersfield is located three hours from London by train, and in the center of a big city triangle of Manchester, Leeds, and Sheffield, all of which are a half hour train ride away. The University of Huddersfield’s Student Union organizes many events for the students, including concerts, sports games, excursions and workshop training. Students can also get involved through the many student organizations and groups on campus. They have many academic societies, like the Psychology Society and Drama Society, and activist groups like the Students for Sustainability and the LGBTQ+ Society, just to name a few. The school also has many sports club teams for students to get involved with, including American football, soccer, rugby and ultimate frisbee.
Cost of Attendance, Financial Aid, and Scholarships:
The exchange program allows students to pay UW-W tuition while studying abroad. Students going on a non-exchange basis are subject to the University of Huddersfield’s published tuition prices. UW-W financial aid can be used global experience programs. Eligible students are encouraged to apply for the Wisconsin Grant for Study Abroad, and UW-W and external study abroad scholarships are available. UW-W tuition, as well as the Global Experiences Application Fee and CISI international insurance, are billed to the student’s UW-W account. Other expenses are paid individually (e.g. living expenses) or to the host university (e.g. accommodation).
Estimated Cost of Attendance (per semester)
|Billed by UW-Whitewater||*Exchange||*Non-Exchange|
|Additional Estimated Expenses|
|Passport and Passport Photos||150||150|
* Those enrolling in the School of Music, Humanities and Media are subject to the “Exchange”
tuition price. If enrolling in classes outside of this academic focus, students are subject to the
“Non-exchange” prices stated above.
** 2019-20 Wisconsin resident tuition rate. Non-resident tuition rates apply.
*** Estimate only—exact accommodation fees depend on options chosen
**** For comparison, the UW-W Financial Aid office estimates the cost of attendance on the
UW-Whitewater campus for one semester to be $7,400.
Passport and Visa Requirements:
Students will need a passport to study abroad that is valid for at least 6 months beyond their program end date. U.S. citizens are not required to apply for a visa unless they plan on studying in the UK for longer than 6 months, in which case a Tier 4 student visa is required.
|Term||Application Deadline||Term Dates|
|Academic Year||March 2||Late September to Mid May|
|Fall Semester||March 2||Late September to Mid December|
Office of Global Experiences Office: McCutchan 204 Phone: 262-472-5759 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org UW-W Faculty Exchange Advisor: Dr. Sue Wildermuth College of Communication Office: HE 410 Tel: 262-472-5064 Email: email@example.com