London, England

London Metropolitan University is just north of central London, minutes from the city and West End.  Canisius students are fully integrated into the academic and social life of the university and study with British students in lecture, seminar and tutorial classes.

Students live in two, three and four bedroom apartments in central London close to all main shopping and theatre districts.  The London Zoo, Regents Park and the markets and clubs of Islington and Camden are just a few of the neighborhood attractions.

Travel Opportunities

Major cities such as Edinburgh, Paris, Dublin and Amsterdam are within easy reach for weekend, end of semester or spring break travel. The London Metropolitian Study Abroad Office also organizes weekend riding and climbing expeditions in the beautiful Welsh mountains.

Internship Opportunities

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City, Country

London, England

Language of Instruction

Courses in English

Subjects of Study

Full range of courses offered

Eligibility & Admission

3 semesters of college level study

Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale

Two professor recommendations

Semester Available

Summer, Fall & Spring

Credits Earned/Term


Application Deadline

Summer - February 2, 2015

Fall semester - February 2, 2015

Spring Semester - March 2, 2015

Program Dates

Fall Semester 2015 (Dates are Approximate)
Departure: September 20, 2015
Orientation: September 22 – September 26, 2015
Program Dates: September 29 – December 19, 2015
Return Home: December 20, 2015

Spring Semester 2016 (Dates are Approximate)                                     Departure: January 17, 2016                                                                 Orientation: January 19 – January 23, 2016                                         Program Dates: January 26 – May 29, 2016                                               Spring Break: March 30- April 10, 2016                                                 Return home: May 31, 2016


Program Costs

Fees (to be paid to Canisius):

Canisius tuition, study abroad fee ($500), and mandatory health insurance (approx. $180).

Additional costs (paid directly by the student) include housing in a centrally located, fully furnished London flat or in residence style housing through which has gym access, a café, and wifi.  A semester subway pass estimated at 240 pounds (about $400), board, transportation and miscellaneous expenses are also additional.

Currency conversion is estimated at 1 pound = $1.70

Program cost subject to currency fluctuation.

Program Highlights

Optional courses in theatre and art in London.


Two, three, and four bedroom apartments in London or residence style housing

Travel Information

Assistance with travel through travel agent

Host Website

London Metropolitan University