IFSA University of Sussex Summer Program

Brighton, England

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Term
Summer
Language of Instruction

English

Language Prerequisite

None

Finance Options
Scholarships, grants, financial aid, credit card payments and more!
Application Deadlines:
  • Summer: March 15
Min. GPA for Consideration:
2.5
Typical Credit Load:
4 - 8

About University of Sussex Summer Program

Pick and choose or hone in on your favorite subject at the University of Sussex. This university offers an impressive range of courses across many subjects. Find your favorite reading spot on this contained campus or stroll by the sea at the famous Brighton Pier.

University of Sussex Summer Program Benefits

  • Sussex has an international reputation for top quality research and innovative styles of teaching with a wide variety of academic offerings meant to be mixed and matched from several departments
  • The university is organized into schools of study, which bring together related subject areas and provide academic, social and advising services
  • Enjoy sports facilities and club activities for more unusual sports such as aikido, canoeing, parachuting and windsurfing
  • Program is especially good for STEM majors
  • Enjoy easy access to downtown Brighton, four miles away, and its twin city of Hove and it is seaside

The IFSA 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 University of Sussex Summer Program

Courses

Open the University of Sussex summer online course catalog.
You may only enroll in the courses that are posted in the summer online course catalog and for which you have met the prerequisites. You will enroll in one course per session for 4 U.S. semester credit hours each. Students who enroll in both sessions will earn 8 U.S. semester credit hours.

Course Restrictions

Physics courses fill up quickly; we recommend applying in January if you want to take physics courses at University of Sussex.

Transcripts
After you return to the U.S., IFSA 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 University of Sussex Summer Program
Anthropology Biology Business Cultural Studies Economics English English Literature Entrepreneurship and Innovation European History Finance Health Studies History International Business Management Media/Multimedia Studies Philosophy Physics Political Science Public/Global Health Sociology Studio Art Theater/Drama Women and Gender Studies World History

Housing & Meals

Housing Type
Residence Hall/Dormitory
Meals
Self-catered
Details
All university housing at the University of Sussex is self-catering. No meals will be provided. However, you will have access to shared kitchen facilities where you may prepare your own meals. These facilities are equipped with a stove and refrigerator, but you must provide your own cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils. Students will live in a single bedroom with en-suite bathroom. Students share a living/dining area and a kitchen, and wireless Internet is available. You must supply your own towels, but bedding and bed linens are included.

The IFSA Team

IFSA has a dedicated team who are here to help you prepare to achieve your goals. Feel free to reach out. We are happy to answer your questions!

Finance Advisor

Resident Director

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Lynne Alvarez

Senior Resident Director, England

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Academic Affairs Director

Dates and Fees

Summer

Summer 2018 - Session 1

Program start date
June 21, 2018
Program end date
July 21, 2018
Tuition
$4,325
Housing
$850
Additional Information
A tuition supplemental will be charged for some modules that have a lab fee or a field trip fee.
Personal Cost Estimates
$1,920

Summer 2018 - Session 2

Program start date
July 20, 2018
Program end date
August 18, 2018
Tuition
$4,325
Housing
$850
Additional Information
A tuition supplemental will be charged for some modules that have a lab fee or a field trip fee.
Personal Cost Estimates
$1,920

Summer 2018 - Sessions 1 & 2

Program start date
June 21, 2018
Program end date
August 18, 2018
Tuition
$6,525
Housing
$1,700
Additional Information
A tuition supplemental will be charged for some modules that have a lab fee or a field trip fee.
Personal Cost Estimates
$2,605