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Edge Hill University

Term To Study: Fall 2021
Application Deadline: Mar 02, 2021
Program Category: One-Country
Program Type: Direct enroll
Link 1: Edge Hill University
Link 2: Apply directly to Edge Hill University
Program Locations: Ormskirk
Contact Phone: 803-323-3451
Contact Name: Study Abroad Office
Contact Email:
What is Included: Winthrop Housing, Tuition, Meal Plan
Estimated Costs: See Program Notes document below
Program Description

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
Per-capita GDP: $ 36600
Size: 243610 km2
Time Zone: (GMT) Dublin

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