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King's College London (KCL)
London, England (Outgoing Program)
|Partner Institution/Organization Homepage:||Click to visit|
|Program Dates & Deadlines:||Click here to view|
|Restrictions:||Princeton applicants only|
|Dept Offering Program:||Study Abroad OIP||Program Type:||Study Abroad (semester)|
|Language of Instruction:||English||Language Prerequisite:||No|
|Program Features:||Academic Study||Degree Level:||3 - Sophomore, 4 - Junior, 5 - Senior|
|Time Away:||Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester||Housing options:||Apartment (Shared), Dormitory|
|Program Group:||Study Abroad OIP||Program Adviser:||Erica Sebastian|
Situated in the heart of global London, partaking in a course at King's you will become part of a vibrant and intellectually stimulating community - with all of London's opportunities on your doorstep. King's is especially noted for its courses in the biological sciences, classical studies, and war studies. A yearlong security/defense studies program and a special spring program in English literature with a two-week component at either the Globe or the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art have been introduced. Students in politics have had on-site advisers at King's for junior papers. King's College London is part of the University of London, a federation of more than 40 colleges and institutes.
Courses:King’s has a wide variety of courses available to Princeton students. For details on course availability and selection, please refer to the module selection information on King’s website.
Eligibility:For Princeton approval, participants must have at least a 3.0/ B average for the fall and spring semesters prior to the semester of study abroad.
Grading & Credits:For information regarding credits, grading, and other academic policies, read the Academic Policies on the Study Abroad website.
Academic CalendarFall semester typically runs from late September to early December
Spring semester typically runs from mid-January to early June
You can view exact program dates on the university’s Key Dates page.
HousingMany study abroad students live on campus while attending King’s. For more information about the housing process, check out the accommodation information on King’s website.
Student LifeWhile studying at King’s, Princeton students have the opportunity to be an active member of the student community by joining a club or society or participating in a volunteer experience. Learn more about King’s vibrant community on their website.
Money MattersStudents who receive financial aid at Princeton continue to receive Princeton financial aid for the approved costs of study abroad programs during the academic year. For detailed information about financial aid, program fees, and billing for study abroad, please visit the Money Matters section of the Study Abroad website.
For estimated program costs, please click on the Budget Sheet at the top of this brochure.
Passport and VisaStudents must have a passport valid for at least six months after the end of their study abroad program. For information on obtaining or renewing a US passport, please consult the US State Department Passport Website.
Students are responsible for checking the entry requirements for their destination country, and obtaining an appropriate visa, if required. Entry requirements can be found on the destination country’s embassy or consulate website.
Application ProcessStudents interested in applying to this program must complete two separate processes:
- Apply directly to the program. Visit the program website directly for application instructions and deadlines. Please note that program application deadlines are often earlier than Princeton approval deadlines.
- Complete the Princeton approval process. You may download the course approval form and instructions from your GPS application. Click “apply now” on this brochure to access these items. Check GPS for Princeton’s approval deadlines.
Start planning your study abroad experience!
- Make an appointment with a study abroad adviser
- Contact a Global Ambassador
- Attend an OIP event or info session
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