Study Away

London Financial Information

Program fees and estimated additional costs for fall and spring or summer programs are outlined below, as is information about scholarships that can be applied towards the program costs.

Scholarships

Diane M. Rencevicz Memorial Scholarship
Students studying at the Temple London Program in the fall or spring would be eligible for a $3,000 scholarship awarded in memory of Diane M. Rencevicz. Students must have financial need, and the recipient is selected by the London Scholarship Committee. The award should be used for tuition, room and/or board.  One scholarship per semester is awarded.

SMC Study Away Scholarship
A limited number of scholarships are available to qualified Temple students for study on the Temple University London program. The amount of the scholarships varies and is based on need and merit. The awards will range from $500-2,000 and the amount of the award is determined by SMC Study Away in consultation with Temple’s financial aid office. Awards will be given depending upon the amount of funds available. Apply for the scholarships above using the program application form (SEMESTER) or (SUMMER).

Eligibility

In order to qualify for one of the scholarships above, you must:

  1. be enrolled as a full-time, matriculated student at Temple University at the time of application for a scholarship;
  2. have at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average;
  3. enroll as a full-time student in the Temple University London program;
  4. demonstrate financial need;
  5. be a United States citizen or Permanent Resident.

Additional Scholarships

A recent survey conducted by Diamond Edge Communications found that just 36% of students applied for scholarships for study away!  Don’t miss out on the opportunities that exist to help you fund these experiences!  The next set of scholarships are available to Temple University students and can be used for study away program expenses.

Temple University and SMC Scholarships

Outside Scholarships for Study Abroad

London/UK Specific Scholarships:

Other scholarships:

Additional Financial Resources

Check out this video from Josh Arnold, Temple London Spring 2011, Theater Major and Gilman Scholarship recipient!

 

Tuition and Fees (Fall and Spring)

Tuition for full-time students (12-17 credits):
PA state residents: $7,348
Out-of-state residents: $12,361

Graduate Tuition
PA state residents: $785 per credit, plus university fee of up to $295
Out-of-state residents: $1,083 per credit, plus university fee of up to $295

Fees (for all students):
Housing Fee: $6,930*
Program fee: $5,245*
University Services Fee: $295
International Insurance Fee: $164*

Estimated totals of undergraduate billed expenses:
PA state residents: $19,982
Out-of-state residents: $24,995

* Housing and program fees do not include meals, but kitchen facilities are available. Please note that the housing and program fees will be combined on your Temple bill to equal $12,175.  The International Insurance Fee is a new, mandatory university fee for all students participating in an international program beginning with Spring 2013.

Included in the program fee:

  • Group field trips in and around London
  • Shared student housing in apartments in London
  • A comprehensive orientation program (welcome dinner, tours of the city, ticket to a show or play, etc.)
  • Access to Imperial College Student Union Center and Birbeck College library
  • Tube Pass for the duration of the program
  • A comprehensive health insurance package
  • Further information about what’s included in the program fee such as day trips, excursions, housing, tube pass and more can be found here.

Other estimated costs:

  • Passport (for a new one, fees can total $120)
  • Student Visa fees: $516 (subject to change)
  • Meals: $2,500 (an average for a semester). This will vary depending on style of living.
  • Daily expenses: $2,500 (an average for a semester). This will vary depending on style of living.
  • Cell phone rental estimate for 3 months: $150
  • Theater tickets, required for students enrolled in Theater 1002: $360 (subject to change)
  • International Student Identity Card: $25
  • Roundtrip airfare from Philadelphia: $1,200-1,400

Tuition and Fees (Summer)

Tuition for full-time students (6 credits)*
PA state residents: $3,372 (tentative)
Out-of-state residents: $5,274 (tentative)

Graduate Tuition PA state residents: $785 per credit, plus university fee of up to $295
Out-of-state residents: $1,083 per credit, plus university fee of up to $295

Fees (for all students):
Housing fee: $2,090*
Program fee: $2,805*
University Services Fee: $213
International Insurance Fee: $51*

Estimated totals for billed expenses:
PA state residents: $8,531 (tentative)
Out-of-state residents: $10,433 (tentative)

* Program fees do not include meals, but kitchen facilities are available. Please note that the housing and program fees will be combined on your Temple bill to equal $4,895.  The International Insurance Fee is a new, mandatory university fee for all students participating in an international program beginning with Spring 2013.

Included in the tuition and program fee:

  • Two Media and Communication courses with a focus on British culture
  • Six undergraduate credits
  • Group field trips in and around London
  • Shared student housing in apartments in London
  • An orientation session and a tour of the city
  • Access to Imperial College Student Union Center and Birbeck College library
  • Tube Pass for the duration of the program
  • A comprehensive health insurance package
  • Further information about what’s included in the program fee such as day trips, excursions, housing, tube pass and more can be found here.

Other estimated costs:

  • Passport, new: $120+
  • Passport, renewal: $85+
  • Meals: $1,500 (an average for a 5 week period). This will vary depending on style of living.
  • Daily expenses: $900 (an average for a 5 week period). This will vary depending on style of living.
  • Cell phone rental estimate: $150
  • International Student Identity Card: $25
  • Roundtrip airfare from Philadelphia: $800-1,400 (typically, flights are more expensive during the summer months)

Application Materials

RELATED LINKS

CONTACT

  • Katie Ryan
  • Assistant Director
  • Study Away Programs
  • Room 6 Annenberg Hall
  • Phone: 215-204-2677
  • Fax: 215-204-6641
  • Email: smcsa@temple.edu
  • Lezlie McCabe
  • Associate Director
  • Study Away Programs
  • Room 6 Annenberg Hall
  • Phone: 215-204-6535
  • Fax: 215-204-6641
  • Email: smcsa@temple.edu