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|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:||Dormitory|
|Program Group:||Study Abroad OIP||Program Adviser:||Johanna Rossi Wagner|
Please be reminded that you may need to meet different deadlines when applying to this program.
- Program deadline: May 1, 2020
- Princeton deadline: April 30, 2020
The SettingWith Glasgow as a base, you’ll be in the ideal location to explore the length and breadth of the country. From spectacular scenery and adventure sports to breathtaking castles and some of the world’s best-loved cultural festivals, there are plenty of attractions to experience.
Glasgow’s location in the Central Belt makes it easy to explore Scotland’s other cities. Whether you fancy checking out the world’s largest arts festival in Edinburgh, uncovering Scotland’s finest concentration of historic buildings in Stirling, or even trying to catch sight of the Loch Ness Monster near Inverness, you’ll be well placed to tour this beautiful country.
University of Glasgow offers unique courses specifically designed for Study Abroad students.
- Bagpipes: History, Repertoire and Performance
- Functional Anatomy for Pre-Med/Pre-Health Students
- Glasgow School of Art Programme for Study Abroad Students
- Introduction to Scottish Culture
In addition, you can study courses available to visiting students from the Course Catalogue. You are required to maintain a full course load of 60 credits.
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.
- Fall semester typically runs from early September until mid December
- Spring semester typically runs from early January until end of May
HousingLiving in university residences is a great way to make new friends and settle in quickly to student life. The university has a huge range of accommodation so there should be something to suit your individual needs. Read on to find out more about our range of accommodation.
Student LifeStudents who come to University of Glasgow receive a welcome orientation, immigration and welfare advice, airport pickup (in September), and have access to more than 200 clubs and activities. See here for more information.
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.
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.
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