WhenFall, Spring, and Year
Sut Mae! We're so excited that you're preparing to study abroad on an IFSA-Butler program and have chosen the Cardiff University
as your destination. You will find Cardiff to be a vibrant capital with plenty of entertainment and some of the friendliest people in the United Kingdom.
Application DeadlineSpring: October 15Fall: April 15
Host UniversityCardiff University
TuitionFull academic advising and course selection/approval assistanceButler University transcript for easy credit transferAcademic records maintenanceGrade and credit query assistance Housing is with Welsh students and other international students in a wide range of residence types, from traditional halls with meal plans to modern flats in which students purchase or prepare their own mealsNearly all offer housing has single study-bedrooms, and most have private showers
Predeparture support services
Personalized advising with your IFSA-Butler program advisorWelcome packet, Preparing to Study Abroad guide, Financing Study Abroad guide, and newsletter updatesParental support including Preparing to Study Abroad guide and Financing Study Abroad guideAssistance in accommodating students with disabilitiesFinancial aid assistance and transfersTravel and student visa assistanceGroup flight arrangements to most destinations Airport pickup for group flightsFull-time IFSA-Butler staff abroad for assistance and support4- to 10-day orientation programs (including transportation, accommodation, activities, student handbook and welcome materials, and most meals)Transportation to host university accommodation following orientationNew student orientation at host universityNewsletter updates throughout the semesterIFSA-Butler welcome meal
Excursions and activities
Mid-semester weekend excursions and adventure tripsCultural activities and social eventsDay trips and sightseeing tours
Health services and emergency assistance
Full medical insurance plan for all students24-hour emergency assistance and support from on-site IFSA-Butler staffAccess to local medical facilities Numerous scholarships available
Any student applying to an IFSA-Butler program can apply for our general scholarship awards, which are $500 for a summer program, $1,500 for semester study, and $2,000 for the full year. We also offer special opportunities such as First Generation College Student scholarships and a Fill the GAP study abroad savings program that matches contributions up to $1,000. Click here (http://www.ifsa-butler.org/scholarships.html) for more information about our scholarship opportunities.
Monthly payment plan availableAbility to pay by credit cardSupport for U.S. university direct billing arrangements
For more information or to contact this program's advisor, click here