Stirling, Scotland
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Program Calendars

Stirling, Scotland | 2018 Spring

Program Deadlines
September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
August 1, 2017 Early Admission Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
October 1 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
November 1 Balance Due Deadline
December 23 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)
Program Dates
January 12, 2018 Departure from the US
January 13 Arrival in Stirling (all students)
Move into housing
January 14 Mandatory orientation | Registration
January 15 Courses begin
January TBD Field trip—St Andrews: Castle Campbell and its medieval town
February 19 - 23 Mid-semester reading period
March 30 Good Friday—no classes
April TBD Overnight field trip—Loch Ness and Scottish Highlands
April 2 Easter Monday—no classes
April 6 Courses end
April 23 - May 11 Final examination period
Program end date coincides with date of last final exam
Late May to early June Move out of housing (refer to your housing contract)
Open return Students establish their own date of return

See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines.

USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

The host university may update program dates and/or field trips at any time; these changes are often outside USAC’s control as dates are set by the host university. USAC does its best to estimate these dates ahead of time and to keep it as up-to-date as possible. Many times, updated calendar dates are included in your host university acceptance letter. We update these as quickly as possible and as often as needed; refer back to this calendar for the most current dates.

Quick Details

2017-18 App. Cycle

Spring: Open

2018-19 App. Cycle

Fall/Yearlong: Application opens 9/1

Eligibility

Minimum GPA: 3.0

Minimum class standing: Junior (strong Sophomore applications will be considered)

Open to degree-seeking students currently attending 4-year institutions

Program Type

Partnership

Credit

Overseas

Program Capacity

20

Instruction

English