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  • Locations: London, United Kingdom; Winchester, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Summer Faculty Led
  • Budget Sheets: Summer Faculty Led
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: EIU Faculty Led Area of Study: Sports
Program Description:
Summer 2020 program information coming soon.

Academic Program

May 6, 2019 - May 21, 2019


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With a two-week residence on the quaint and friendly University of Winchester campus, students will study the most significant administrative challenges impacting popular sports in United Kingdom, including soccer (futbol), rugby, cricket, and tennis.

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Activities / Itinerary

On-campus study will be hosted by the Department of Sports Studies at the University of Winchester, and complimented by field trips to some of London's most well-known sport venues, such as Wimbledon Lawn Museum, the O2 Arena, Twickenham World Rugby Stadium, Wembley Stadium and /or Chelsea Futbol Club Stadium.

Want to read about previous groups and their adventures in the UK? Check out the KSS Study Abroad Blog!

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Enrollment/Credit

Undergraduate option:
STA3970 Study Abroad

Graduate option:
STA5970 Study Abroad

After Your Trip:
Take STA4000G at EIU to fulfill your senior-seminar requirement!

Housing

Students will be housed in the University of Winchester's on-campus housing.

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Orientations

At least two pre-departure orientations will be provided and are required for all participants.

Your faculty leader will hold one of these orientations, where he/she will cover information on safety, health, legal, environmental, political, cultural, and religious conditions in the host country(ies), as well as planning logistics.

The Office of Study Abroad (OSA) will hold the other orientation. They will cover general information about traveling abroad to different areas of the world and facilitate a panel discussion composed of students who have already participated in faculty-led study abroad programs.

For more information, contact the faculty leader Dr. Hasan Mavi at hfmavi@eiu.edu . 

Necessary Documents

Passport
To enter a foreign country, you must have a valid passport. If you are a U.S. citizen and do not currently have a valid passport, or if your passport will expire during the time you will be overseas, please go to the U.S. State Department website for information on how to apply for/renew your passport.

You are strongly encouraged to read the U.S. State Department's Consular Information Sheet on your host countries. It will provide you with a great deal of information to help you prepare for your trip.

**Please be aware that you are responsible for obtaining the most up-to-date information on entry requirements. The Office of Study Abroad only provides general information, as visa regulations and procedures are constantly changing. Please consult the Consulate for more information. **

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.