Type of Program:  Semester
City:  Brighton, England
When Offered: Fall only
Cost: See Program Costs page

Goucher students can take classes in physics or math at University of Sussex which is located in Brighton, England (55 miles/90 km from London). Set in the South Downs, Sussex is the only university in the country to be entirely located in a designated Area of Outstanding Beauty. Founded in 1961, Sussex University quickly established an international reputation for the quality of its research and its innovative and effective styles of teaching, attracting scholars from all over the world. With its wealth of innovative and engaging courses, Sussex encourages intellectual exploration and programs at Sussex.  Sussex has a well-stocked library and extensive computer network, specialist laboratories, and media facilities to support you. All University accommodation is self-catering. For more information and course descriptions, please view the Sussex website. Students can study at Sussex for the fall or spring semester.

2014 Academic Dates
Spring 2014:
20 January-11 April 
Fall 2014:  Mid-September through mid-December 

Eligibility and Prerequisites:

Students must have declared a major and taken prerequisite courses.  Students must have completed three semesters in college-level residence.  Students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher to apply.

Application and Study Abroad Deposit Deadlines


For Study in Spring 2014

For Study in Fall 2014

Application and $500 deposit

September 27, 2013

February 28, 2014


Please note that both the application and fee are due in the Office of International Studies. All students must attend an advising session at least one week prior to the deadline in the Office of International Studies to obtain an application.