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A Study Abroad Program for UNCW First-Year Spring Admit Students

Spend your first semester abroad in the United Kingdom! As a First-Year Spring Admit (FYSA) student at UNCW, you have the unique opportunity to earn academic credits during the fall semester abroad that will count towards your graduation requirements. Not only that, but you'll also make friends with fellow FYSA Seahawks, discover a new culture, and explore the United Kingdom and beyond!

  • Location: Bangor, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Program Dates: September 10th 2019*- December 14th 2019**
  • Online Orientation Dates: Monday, June 10th, 2019 at 4 p.m. & Monday, July 29th, 2019 at 1 p.m. (links to join will be emailed to you prior to these online orientation sessions)

*Leave U.S. the night of September 9th to arrive in London by 10:30 a.m. on the morning of September 10th. UNCW Welcome Excursion will be held in London on the 10th, with the group traveling together to Bangor on 11th.  Some welcome activities in Bangor will begin on the afternoon/evening of the 11th, with the official student orientation starting in Bangor on the 12th.

**Students can depart to return home anytime starting on December 14th. 

Learn more about this adventure of a lifetime by clicking on the links in the left navigation and feel free to contact us by e-mail or by phone (910-962-3685) with any questions you may have!