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Edge Hill University

Term To Study: Spring 2017
Application Deadline: Oct 16, 2016
Program Starts: Jan 05, 2017
Program Ends: May 01, 2017
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Major 3: Art History, Criticism, Preservation
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Major 23: Public Administration
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Major 24: Peace Studies, Social Justice, Conflict Resolution
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Major 27: Parks, Recreation & Leisure
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Major 33: Family & Consumer Sciences
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Major 34: Area / Ethnic Studies: European
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Major 35: Area / Ethnic Studies: Gender, Gay, Lesbian
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Major 36: Area / Ethnic Studies: Women
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Major 37: Business Marketing
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Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Direct enroll
Link 1: For more information concerning courses and application information
Program Locations: Ormskirk
Contact Phone: 803-323-2133
Contact Name: Winthrop International Center
Contact Email:
What is Included: Pay Winthrop tuition, room, and board fees to Winthrop and your tuition, housing in a residence hall, on-site orientation, and a meal plan are provided.
Estimated Costs: $135 Passport
$140 Student visa
$200 Winthrop Study Abroad Application Fee
$325 Winthrop Study Abroad Participation Fee
$1000 International airfare (estimated)
$200 Books and Supplies (estimated)
$100 Local transportation (estimated)
$2500 Personal Spending money
Program Description

Edge Hill University
Ormskirk, England

At Edge Hill University, you can spend either a semester or an academic year earning credit for majors such as Education, Arts and Sciences, Business, Information Systems and Dance. For 121 years, Edge Hill has a reputation for its state-of-the-art campus, enjoying learning, organized activities at the Students’ Union, excellent sports facilities, internet access, cafes, and restaurants.


Located in North West England, Ormskirk is a small, friendly market town with generally mild climate (not too hot, not too cold). A National Express bus station in Ormskirk provides transportation to nearby Preston, Manchester, and Liverpool. In these cities, a wide variety of activities such as museums, rock concerts, ballets and soccer. London and Edinburgh are approximately three and a half hours way.


Students take four academic courses at Edge Hill University. Courses are set at three levels. If you are a sophomore, it is suggested to take level-one courses, level-two for juniors and level-three for seniors.

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- Sophomore standing and above
- Winthrop students annual enrollment limit of 10 students
- Minimum 2.75 GPA

Housing and Meals

Participants stay at one of the 19 residence halls on-campus. You can select catered or non-catered accommodations, although students do receive a meal plan for their stay. Each hall includes kitchen and bathroom on each floor, furnished room with bed, wardrobe, desk, and chair, free wireless internet access, and 24-hour security. Some halls have a sink and shared access to a common room.

Arrival and Orientation

Participants will be picked up from the airport and taken to their accommodations. Afterwards, students will be introduced to important facility on-campus during the week-long orientation. Also, tours will be given around campus.

Amounts are in US dollars. Some costs may be approximate due to the changing value of the US dollar against international currencies. Checked (?) items are included in Winthrop tuition, room and board fees.

$200 Study Abroad Application Fee
$325 Study Abroad Participation Fee
Winthrop Tuition
Meals (Meal plan)
$275 Books/Academic Supplies
$2,500 Personal Spending Money
$1,000 R/T Transportation to Location
$135 Passport
$40/mo CISI International Health Insurance (optional)

This site contains the most accurate information available at the time of revision date. Statements contained herein are not contractual obligations. Winthrop University and the International Center each reserves the right to cancel, suspend, or change, without specific notice, programs, offerings, procedures, qualifications, fees and other conditions.

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Capital: London
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