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Creighton in Scotland
Glasgow, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
|Program Dates & Deadlines:||Click here to view|
|Restrictions:||Creighton applicants only|
|Program Sponsorship:||Creighton Sponsored Program||Program Type:||Affiliate Program|
|Minimum GPA Requirement:||3.0||Language of Instruction:||English|
|Housing Options:||University/Student Housing||Open to Non-Creighton Students?:||No|
Glasgow, Scotland is the third-largest city in the UK. Glasgow is packed with cultural attractions, impressive architecture, fantastic shopping, and a year-round program of world-class events.
The University of Glasgow (UG) was founded in Scotland in 1451 and is an internationally recognized institution with prestigious programs in the sciences and humanities. Creighton's affiliate program in Scotland is open to a limited number of students each year. Visiting students are fully integrated into the student body and take courses alongside international and Scottish students. Each year, the University of Glasgow welcomes approximately 3,000 international students from over 24 countries!
The Fall Semester typically runs from Early September until Mid-December. The Spring Semester runs from Early January until the end of May. Semester dates for exchange students can be found here. The academic calendar can be found here.
Participants will pay tuition and fees directly to Creighton and receive the equivalent at the University of Glasgow. Students will be responsible for room and board costs, visa, and all traveling expenses. If eligible, institutional aid and federal financial aid are portable.
Students have access to on-campus housing of their choice. Find out more information and compare housing options. You can find housing rates here.
Cost of Living
Estimated Monthly Cost of Living:
|Bus, underground, taxi fares||£40|
|Laundry, stationary, stamps, toiletries||£30|
In addition to the above figures above, students should include the following amounts annually: books – £400; UK travel – £300
*The living costs quoted are not related to funding requirements for entry clearance. At the time of going to press, UK Visas and Immigration states that applicants planning to study outside London must demonstrate that they have funds to cover living costs at £1,015 per month. For up-to-date information on entry clearance requirements, see here.
Honors Program: Students who are part of the Honors Program and who carry at least a 3.5 GPA will take part in a special program at Glasgow along with other honors students. This program is established through the Principia Consortium. Creighton students complete between 60-80 (Glasgow) credits, 20 of which are earned in the core honors course: The Scottish Enlightenment: Ideas and Influences.
Non-Honors Students: Creighton students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher may apply to study as a non-Honors student. Check out courses at Glasgow here.
View Suggested Creighton Course Equivalents Here
Students will be assisted by the University of Glasgow's international student support team. The team organizes an orientation program and coordinates events. The staff are also available for appointments to assist the international students during their stay.
Study Abroad Webpage and Handbook
International Student Handbook
For questions, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, or call the Global Engagement Office at 402-280-2221.
To make a student appointment, please call the Global Engagement Office, or schedule online through Creighton Connect:
- Go to http://www.creighton.edu/creightonconnect/
- Click on “Access Creighton Connect”
- Log in with your NetID@creighton.edu and Blue Password
- Under Services, search “Curran”
- Click on “Members”, then “Schedule an Appointment”
|Dates / Deadlines:|
|Term||Year||App Deadline||Decision Date||Start Date||End Date|
|Spring Semester||2018||10/01/2017 **||Rolling Admission||01/04/2018||05/25/2018|
** 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.