Term in London, England

London Study Abroad

The great capital city of London, with its population of seven million, boasts culturally rich museums, libraries, famous theaters, concert halls and historic buildings. An exciting and easily maneuverable European city, London is a major political, financial and cultural center, graced with more parks and gardens than any other capital in the world.

London 2022 information- program and payment dates

  • Depart the U.S.: Thursday, September 8, 2022
  • Arrive in London: Friday, September 9, 2022
  • Mid-Semester Break: Probably last week of October (we will post dates asap)
  • Depart London: Friday, December 9, 2022
  • Priority Application Deadline: Friday, April 15, 2022
  • General Application Deadline: Friday, May 13, 2022
  • Late applications on Space Available Basis: No later than Wednesday, June 15, 2022
  • After application deadline of June 15: Space available basis only; must first be subject to approval by Study Abroad Office and AIFS, contact htakanashi@4cd.edu 
  • Mandatory Pre-Departure Meeting: Saturday, August 20, 2022, on Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa campus (pending approval) 

The AIFS program Costs (PDF)for London Fall 2022 will have a base price of $8,645. These costs will include all lodging, medical insurance, and AIFS services. It will not include airfare (there will be a group flight option for an extra fee), class tuition, books, and day-to-day expenses such as food. Please check back here later for a rundown of what specifically will and will not be included in the costs.

Upcoming ZOOM information sessions dates 

meeting dates


LMC Students

Check LMC's Study Abroad site.

Application information

Go to AIFS site and click "Enroll Online" to complete your application.

Two Forms to turn in to CCCCD Study Abroad Office via email
Once you have applied online through AIFS and have placed your $450 deposit, you will be contacted by CCCCD’s Study Abroad Office, htakanashi@4cd.edu. Subject Line: London Fall 2022/Name

Agreement Between the Foreign Study Student and the Northern California Study Abroad Consortium (coming soon)
Field Trip/Activity Liability Waiver (coming soon)

Financial Aid Office

Contact Sonya Castro at the DVC Financial Aid Office.
Complete the FAFSA form before making an appointment with Sonya.

Scholarship information

  • AIFS Scholarships Closed 

AIFS REFUND DATES

Refund requests must be done in writing to AIFS. The the easiest way to request a refund is through email. Please send to customizedfacultyled@aifs.com and copy htakanashi@4cd.edu.

  • Wednesday, June 15, 2022: Last day to request refund of $450 deposit less $150 processing & non-refundable deposit fees. After June 17, AIFS will not refund any of the $450 deposit.
  • Friday, July 15, 2022: Total program fee is due. NO REFUND OF PAYMENTS after this date.
  • You are responsible for checking the AIFS Agreement & Release form about any refund dates and potential cancellation fees! Students who withdraw after June 15, 2022 could be liable and billed by AIFS for any cancelled bookings they signed up for (such as airfare & Scotland excursion, etc.). Students should therefore inform AIFS as soon as possible if they need to withdraw from the program.

AIFS PROGRAM CANCELLATION POLICY

A summary of the AIFS program cancellation policy.  

Eligibility requirements -Must have the time of AIFS application 

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • GPA of 2.25 or higher
  • Completed at least 12 college units 

Provisional student enrollment - Students who do NOT meet the above requirements may use their current semester progress report to assist with meeting the criteria. Students will be approved to participate in the Study Abroad Program after the progress report is reviewed by the Dean of Study Abroad Program. You must contact htakanashi@4cd.edu by April 4, 2022.
Provisional students who finish the semester without meeting any of the minimum requirements will be dropped from the program.

Spring 2022 classes

Materials Request: email to  htakanashi@4cd.edu for PDF documents 

  • Class Calendar PDF 
  • Course Descriptions and Bios PDF
  • Course Preference Sheet PDF
  • Transferability of Proposed Courses PDF
    Attn: All students will take at least 4 classes and must carry a minimum of 12 units for the duration of the program. Everyone is required to take the INTD 100 British Life & Culture class and at least one other class offered through LMC, and then any two others from LMC or other colleges. 

PROPOSED CLASS OFFERINGS LONDON FALL 2022 

DVC Academic Counselor: Study Abroad Drop-in Hours

Spring 2022 Semester: Thursday, 11 - 12 pm,Location: SSC #225Ask Christie Jamshidnejad, counselor, For Zoom meeting, please email cjamshidnejad@dvc.edu 
or you can meet any DVC, CCC or LMC counselors at their available time.

 

CCCCD - Los Medanos College – Ken Alexander
ART 007 – Medieval and Renaissance Art History (350-1550 CE) 
ART 008 – Early Modern Art History (1550-1920 CE)  
HUMAN 024 – Shakespeare’s English Kings 
INTD 100* - British Life and Culture (CCCCD Student MUST take)

Santa Rosa Junior College – Jaqueline McGhee

ENGL 1B – Literature and Composition (Preq: ENGL 1A or equiv.) Jacqueline
ENGL 4A – Beginning Creative Writing 
ENGL 5 –  Advanced Composition & Critical Thinking (Preq: ENGL 1A or equiv.) 

Los Rios Community College District – Fran Keller
BIOL 300 – Foundations of Biology  
BIOL 301 – Evolution 
BIOL 375 – Marine Ecology 

SAN MATEO COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT – Lale Yurtseven
BUS 125 – International Business  
BUS 201 – Business Law 
BUS 203 – Intercultural Relations in Global Business 

If you have questions, please contact the Study Abroad Office Assistant htakanashi@4cd.edu 


 

CANCELLED Due to COVID-19 Pandemic 

London Study Abroad

The great capital city of London, with its population of seven million, boasts culturally rich museums, libraries, famous theaters, concert halls and historic buildings. An exciting and easily maneuverable European city, London is a major political, financial and cultural center, graced with more parks and gardens than any other capital in the world.

AIFS Online Application:

https://www.aifscustomized.com/ncsac/london_fall/contact.asp#

Click on "Enroll Online" then Click on "Click here to complete your enrollment form"

Important dates

  • Program dates: September 10 - December 11, 2020
  • Priority application deadline – April 15, 2020
  • Application deadline – May 15, 2020
  • Fees from $8,595 detailed on the program info sheets.

Program calendar

  • Depart U.S.: Thursday, September 10, 2020
  • Arrive London: Friday, September 11, 2020
  • Mid-Term Break: Monday, October 26 - Friday, October 30, 2020
  • Depart London: Friday, December 11, 2020

Program fee

Per person for homestay option is $9,995 or apartment option is $8,595. Does not include tuition, materials and flight.

Frequently Asked Questions: https://www.aifscustomized.com/ncsac/london_fall/faqs.asp#

Visit DVC’s financial aid office and find out if you qualify for financial assistance. Scholarships are also available.

For more information, review the Florence Spring 2022 brochure (PDF).  

Visit the AIFS Partnership website. (link)

If you have questions, please contact email htakanashi@4cd.edu


 

London Study Abroad

The great capital city of London, with its population of seven million, boasts culturally rich museums, libraries, famous theaters, concert halls and historic buildings. An exciting and easily maneuverable European city, London is a major political, financial and cultural center, graced with more parks and gardens than any other capital in the world.

Important dates

  • Program dates: September 6 - December 7, 2018
  • Priority application deadline – Friday, April 20, 2018
  • Application deadline – Wednesday, June 13, 2018
  • Fees from $8,595 detailed on the program info sheets.

Program calendar

  • Depart U.S.: Thursday, September 6, 2018
  • Arrive London: Friday, September 7, 2018
  • Mid-Term Break: Saturday, October 20 – Sunday, October 28, 2018
  • Depart London: Friday, December 7, 2018

Program fee

Per person for homestay option is $8,595 or apartment option is $9,995. Does not include tuition, materials and flight.

Frequently Asked Questions

Visit DVC’s financial aid office and find out if you qualify for financial assistance. Scholarships are also available.

Three eligibility requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age or older
  • G.P.A. of 2.25 or higher
  • Completed at least 12 college units

London informational meetings for fall 2018 students:

DVC Pleasant Hill Campus

  • Thursday, April 19, 2018, 1-2 pm, LA 210

DVC - San Ramon Campus

  • Come to DVC Informational Meeting!

LMC - Pittsburg Campus

  • Come to DVC Informational Meeting!

LMC - Brentwood Campus

  • Come to DVC Informational Meeting!

Contra Costa College

  • Come to DVC Informational Meeting!

Visit the AIFS Partnership website. Click on "Enroll online" then "click here to complete your enrollment form". 

AIFS online application instructions: Go to the AIFS Partnership website at:
Northern California Study Abroad Consortium

If you have questions, please contact the Study Abroad Office,DVC FO 219, 925-969-2507 or email studyabroad@dvc.edu.

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