Office of Study Abroad and Study Away Programs

 

London, England

Program: SOAS University of London
Duration: Fall, Spring or Summer

 

Program Overview

The SOAS University of London is a top-ranked university in the United Kingdom.  The program offers a semester long or full-year course of study based in the heart of London. The international student body of approximately 4600 students come from over 130 countries.  At the University, students will grapple with issues of democracy, development, law, social change and more.  SOAS is a global academic base with a focus on Africa, Asia and the Middle East, making them an indeispensable resource in today's world. Alumni are currently serving as diplomats, heads of state, ambassadors, Nobel Laureates and other global leaders.

The School has 24 departments offering over 400 course modules in three faculties:

 

  1. Arts & Humanities
  2. Law & Social Science
  3. Languages & Culture

 

"SOAS has a lively Gender Studies program and the student body and faculty are wonderful."  -Professor Cynthia Enloe, SOAS Honorary Professorship, 2009.

Housing & Meals

SOAS students live in the heart of London and generally reside in Dinwiddy House, a dormitory located next to the SOAS Vernon Square campus and a 15-minute walk from the main campus at Russell Square. From the main campus it is only a five-minute walk to the British Museum. Several single en-suite rooms are located around common kitchen and dining areas. In line with UK policy, there is a no smoking policy throughout the campus residence halls. More complete housing information is available at their Accommodations webpage.

Eligibility

All applicants must fulfill Clark University's eligibility requirements and the SOAS study abroad program eligiblity requirements. Applications may be rejected for any number of reasons by the overseas program.

Program Costs

 

Clark Spring

Clark Fall

SOAS Fall

SOAS Spring

Tuition

$21,000

$21,000

$21,000

$21,000

Housing

$2,200

$2,700

$2,700

$5,000

Meals

$1,775

$1,775

$1,500

$1,500

Admin fee

$0

$0

$1,000

$1,000

 

$24,975

$25,475

$26,200

$28,500

Please see the "Costs, Aid & Scholarship" section for current information.

*Note: These costs are the responsibility of the student and may vary widely. Check with your program for specific information.

Application Information

  • Apply for Clark approval to study abroad through the Clark website.
  • Apply for admission to the program at SOAS's website.
  • All applicants must fulfill Clark University's and SOAS requirements.

Important Information