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London Summer
London, United Kingdom (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Summer
This program is currently not accepting applications.
Program Sponsor: Hollins University 
Dates / Deadlines:
There are currently no active application cycles for this program.
Fact Sheet:
Minimum cumulative GPA:
Minimum in major:
Eligible majors:
All majors
Class eligibility:
junior, senior, sophomore
Language of instruction:
Language requirements:
Language assessment required:
Other eligibility requirements:
See brochure below for details.
Homestays, Residence hall
Other available features:
Guided Excursions, Internships, Local and/or University Library Privileges, Memberships in Local Student Unions
On-site director:
On-site orientation:
Arrival assistance:
Supplemental application required:
minimum GPA required: 3.0 Payable Amount: $2000
Program Description:


Summer Internship

"I chose Hollins London Summer Program because it afforded me the opportunity to study abroad and intern abroad. I would be gaining valuable knowledge in the classroom and also in an internship field of my choice. No other programs I looked into offered me that opportunity."
James Pickle, Washington & Lee University

City of London

Gain academic credit while interning in one of the world's most diverse and fascinating cities!

12 June - 30 July, 2016

LSI PreDeparture Guide 2016

Included in the comprehensive fee:
  • 8 academic credits through the Hollins Abroad course Contemporary Britain*

(other courses may be offered based on interest) and an internship**

  • Seven-week CAPA internship as part of the complete experiential learning program

  • Housing in a student residence hall (single room with en-suite shower/bathroom) OR with London hosts in their home

  • On-site director and support through both Hollins Abroad and CAPA

  • On-site orientation including a tour of London with a certified Blue Badge Guide

  • Comprehensive medical insurance through Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI)
  • Group weekend excursion 
  • Transportation pass

  • Welcome and Farewell dinners

  • London Theatre tickets

  • Cell phone with £10 credit

  • International Student Identity Card (ISIC)


Comprehensive fee:

Summer 2016 fee: $8,500 

*Rooms in the student residence hall will be first-come, first-served after acceptance to the program and must be secured with the $2,000 program deposit. 

Not includedTransatlantic airfare, personal expenses (including independent travel), visa fees

* Contemporary Britain Political Science 200L (4 credits)

This course will begin with an examination of the principal institutions and behavior patterns of British politics, including the structure of government and the interaction of voters, parties, and leaders. We will then address several current or controversial issues which have a marked impact on the political world in Britain, including the Monarchy, religion, class, and immigration. Finally, Britain's unique role in the European Union will be analyzed. Field trips will include visits to Parliament and other relevant sites.

** Students must have at least second-semester sophomore standing at the time the program begins for internship placements.

*** Due to the structure of the program, students are not permitted to repeat the program.


This program is currently not accepting applications.