IFSA-Butler Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Partnership

London, England
Fall, Year
Language of Instruction


Language Prerequisite


Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, monthly payment plan, credit card payments and more!
Application Deadlines:
  • Fall: April 15

YEAR OPTIONS: Students interested in calendar or academic year-long options should contact IFSA-Butler for deadlines, fees and more.

Min. GPA for Consideration:
Typical Credit Load:
13 - 32

About Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Partnership

Join a vibrant community of artists when you study abroad at Trinity Laban. The program in contemporary dance will help you shape your artistic practice and find your voice through a combination of theory, fundamentals, and technique.

Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Partnership Benefits

  • One of few opportunities to study dance and choreography as a study abroad student
  • Study on a campus with an international reputation in choreographic and technique teaching as well as academic contributions to the study of dance
  • Enjoy state-of-the-art facilities, including 13 fully equipped dance studios; a dance, health and Pilates body-conditioning facility; and a specialist media, information and resource center
  • Students can participate in conservatory's dance company, Transitions
  • Year-long students live and learn near Greenwich Park, home to Royal Observatory, Maritime Museum, and the Meridian Line; fall students live in central London and commute to campus

The IFSA-Butler Difference

Your success is our success! Whatever your goals, our approach is carefully designed to help you achieve them.
You will experience challenging, rewarding coursework in the highest quality classes, while receiving the academic support you need.
More than a tourist in a foreign country, you will engage in the community, build competencies, and develop yourself as a citizen of the world.
Our programs and practices reflect the value we place on diverse perspectives and are designed to support a variety of learners.
Round out your classroom experience with hands-on opportunities like internships, directed research, student teaching, community-based learning or volunteering, and cultural excursions.
You will have academic and personal mentors to assist with program choice, application, travel, cultural acclimation, language acquisition, class registration, academic issues, health and safety, and everything in between.

Academics at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Partnership

To view available courses at Trinity Laban, visit the Trinity Laban PDF course catalog.

There are no auditions for acceptance to Trinity Laban, but you will need to audition for course placement. Students study technique at the level appropriate to their background and training.

IFSA-Butler requires students to enroll in a full course load abroad. A full course load at Trinity Laban is 32 credits for the year or 13 credits for the fall. Each Trinity Laban credit is worth one Butler University U.S. semester credit. You may choose classes in any combination of credit values, as long as their total value equals a full course load.

Please review all your syllabi and course materials when you are registering for classes (both pre-arrival and on-site). Certain classes may have a one-off lab or field trip fee that is disclosed in the syllabus or first meeting of class. You will be responsible for these fees, whether they are billed and paid by IFSA-Butler or billed to you.
Course Restrictions
This program is open to dance majors only.
After you return to the U.S., IFSA-Butler will send a Butler University transcript to your home university and to your permanent address. The transcript reflects the courses taken, credits attempted, and grades earned during your term abroad. This service is included in your study abroad program at no additional cost
Subjects offered at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Partnership

Housing & Meals

Housing Type
Apartment/Flat, Residence Hall/Dormitory
Fall semester students are housed in self-catered flats/apartments. Students share a kitchen. Refrigerators, ovens, microwave, utensils, and cookware are provided.

The IFSA-Butler Team

IFSA-Butler has a dedicated team and staff who are here to help every student prepare and be ready to achieve their goals at every step of the way.

Program Advisor

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Michelle Mannweiler

Assistant Director of Student Services, Advisor for England and Wales

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Finance Advisor

Resident Director

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Lynne Alvarez

Senior Resident Director, England

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Academic Affairs Director

Dates and Fees

Fall 2018

Program start date
September 6, 2018
Program end date
December 15, 2018
Non-refundable Program Deposit
Total Program Fee
Estimated Personal Costs
Total Estimated Personal Costs
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YEAR OPTIONS: Students interested in calendar or academic year-long options should contact IFSA-Butler for deadlines, fees and more.