Type of Program: Semester Programs
City: London
Cost: See Program Costs page

The University of Westminster program is for Communications majors/minors, as well as Psychology and International Business students.  The University of Westminster is one of London's oldest educational institutions comprised of ten schools on four campuses.  The undergraduate student population is 16,000 from the UK and 80 other countries. The School of Communication and Creative Industries is located on the Harrow campus, 30 minutes from the center of London and near a tube stop.  The curriculum of the School of Communications and Creative Industries is comprehensive and offers both theoretical and practical courses.  The Harrow campus holds broadcast quality TV, radio, photography, and music studios, and computer facilities.  Goucher students will earn four credit hours per enrolled course at Westminster (a typical course load is 4 courses per semester).  Communications students live on the Harrow campus in a dorm. The Westminster Business School is located on the Marylebone Campus in London.  The School of Social Sciences is located on the Regent Campus. International Business and Psychology students will be housed in one of Westminster's other dorms located in London. The Westminster program is for fall or spring semester.  Visit Westminster's website for more information.

2016 Academic Dates

Spring 2016: Mid-January through Late June
Fall 2016: September 19 - December 18


Eligibility and Prerequisites

Communications, Psychology, and International Business majors/minors with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher are eligible to apply.  Students must have completed three semesters in college-level residence.  Students must have taken prerequisites for courses. Please note that Communications students who wish to take practical courses must provide a portfolio with their application that is subject to review by the University of Westminster.


Application and Study Abroad Deposit Deadlines


For Study in Spring 2016

For Study in Fall 2016

Application and $500 deposit

September 25, 2015

February 26, 2016


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.