Summer at Middlesex University in London

Dates | Costs | Location | Activities | Courses | Eligibility
Housing and Meals | Application | Visa

Middlesex University has four campuses located in north London. Middlesex provides world class academic programs, spacious living environments, and state of the art facilities just thirty minutes by the Underground from central London. Students will earn 3.75 or 7.5 UNC credit hours depending on which study course they choose. Courses are offered in nearly all subject areas.

Click here for more information about Middlesex University Summer Program.


Application Deadline for Summer: March 12
Program Dates: June 28 - August 2


Students will pay all expenses including tuition in London. UNC students receive a 10% discount on tuition. The budget given in US dollars is an estimate and is subject to change based on exchange rates. Click here for the most current exchange rate.

Estimated costs for the Summer Program:


Estimated Costs


Tuition & Housing (3-7 credits)*

$2896 -$4313


£2290.50 - £3411
Paid to Middlesex 

Study Abroad Admin Fee


Paid to UNC in USD



Paid to UNC in USD

Books & Supplies




$514/ $860


Cultural Activities

$150 / $245

£30 GBP/week
(will vary person to person)

Round Trip Travel


Paid to Airline in USD


$5,420 / $7378

Most affordable option is the 3-week, 3- credit program. Most expensive option is the 5 week, 7-credit option.

* To be eligible for summer financial aid, UNC students must enroll in 6 credits, so a student opting for the 3 credit program (15 Middlesex credits) would not be eligible for financial aid, or would have to take a course on campus or online.


London is one of the world’s largest and most diverse cities. It is the financial center of Europe and a place where one can explore unique culture, history, music, and nightlife. London also serves as a hub for inexpensive travel to the rest of Europe. 


Students can take part in the summer social program. Events are organized each week night, with several local excursions, nights at the theatre, and parties. See the summer package website listed above for more information


Students can earn 7 transfer credits for the five-week program. If students elect to do the three-week program, they will earn only 3 transfer credits.

(To be eligible for summer financial aid, students are required to enroll in 6 credits, which means students will have to enroll in another summer course if they plan to use financial aid).

Students in the following majors will find relevant coursework during the summer: Accounting and Finance, Arts, Business and Marketing, Information Technology, Education, Film, Languages, Music, Psychology, Social Science, Sports and Exercise Science, and Writing. 

Click here for course listings 


This program is open to all students. To be eligible to apply, students must have at least a 2.5 GPA and must have completed at least two semesters of courses at UNC by the program start date.


Students will be housed in the residence halls located on the Hendon campus. These are single rooms with en suite bathrooms and kitchen facilities. All residences have access to laundry facilities, free wi-fi, and TV lounges. Students are responsible for preparing their own meals. Students will live in walking distance to classes.


Students must complete the UNC study abroad application AND the Middlesex University application. BOTH applications should be turned in to the CIE-Study Abroad Office by March 12. Students meeting the minimum requirements will be selected to participate.


Students will not need to apply for a visa in advance. They will be granted entry to the UK with their U.S. passport for a period of up to 6 months. 

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