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Revelle in London

Living Arrangements

Housing

  • Students will be housed in a furnished student apartment in central London. Apartments will have double or single rooms with shared kitchen.
  • Internet access is included in the accommodation.
  • Our program partner will accept roommate requests during the pre-departure process. Roommate requests cannot be guaranteed and must be mutual. Each student must request the other student in writing separately.
  • Housing arrangements are subject to change based on local circumstances without prior notice. No price adjustments are possible.

Meals

Meals that are included:

  • Welcome and Farewell dinner

Classroom and Computer Access

  • Classroom in our on-site partner's London study center near Oxford Circus.
  • All classrooms are equipped with projector, white board, computer, and internet access..
  • No computer lab access - plan to bring a laptop.
  • Wireless access may be intermittent due to local conditions. No refunds or price adjustments are possible.

Transportation

  • Airport pickup at the beginning of the program will be provided for students who arrive during designated pick up window at London Heathrow Airport. Required arrival time will be posted after March 1.
  • Upon completion of the program students will receive a cash stipend to cover their transportation from central London back to London Heathrow by means of the Heathrow Express.
  • Students will receive an Oyster Card for Zones 1 and 2 valid on the London Underground for the duration of the program.

Phones

  • More information about how to obtain a local SIM card will be provided at the pre-departure orientation.
  • Students will be responsible for purchasing their own calling time/minutes.

Insurance, Health, and Safety

  • Comprehensive on-site orientation including health and safety, important logistics, tips on living in London, and tips on being academically successful
  • 24/7 emergency support provided by IFSA-Butler staff
  • International health insurance provided by Cultural Insurance Services International (CISI)
  • All students must register for UC travel insurance. This is free coverage, but registration is required prior to departure.