TWU provides students the opportunity to study in Grantham, England at Harlaxton College for the Summer, Fall or Spring semester. TWU students can make studying abroad at Harlaxton College a reality by visiting the International Education Office. While in England, students are encouraged to travel as much as possible. There are school-arranged trips that students can sign up for, and students are also welcome to travel independently. Listed below is a sample of destinations of where Harlaxton arranges excursions.
- YorkDay Trip
- NottinghamLibrary Trips
- Oxford/Bath/Stonehenge Weekend
- CambridgeDay Trip
- IrelandLong Weekend
- Lake DistrictWeekend
- Coventry/Stratford Day Trip
- North WalesWeekend
- ParisLong Weekend
- Rome/Florence/Venice End of Semester Week
For more information come by the International Education Office or visit the Harlaxton College web site for the latest photos via the Harlaxton News Bureau. Here you will find field trip information, class schedules, handbooks, history and much more.
To be eligible to attend Harlaxton College, you must fulfill the following requirements:
- Be a college sophomore, junior or senior.
- Be in good academic standing. A GPA of 2.5 or higher is recommended.
- Obtain your academic advisor's approval.
- Obtain the approval of the Director of International Education or Vice President of Student Life (or letter of recommendation for international students).
- Submit a copy of your academic transcript (need not be official).
- International Students: You will be required to show proof of advanced English language skills.
Harlaxton College welcomes applications from any student currently enrolled on a baccalaureate degree program at an accredited US institution of Higher Education; however, there are specific admission requirements and the application process is highly competitive.
How to Apply
Applicants to Harlaxton College must fill out the Harlaxton College Application form as well as the Texas Woman's University General Application for Study Abroad.
To receive information by mail:
Study Abroad Office
Texas Woman's University
P.O. Box 425827
Denton, TX 76204
You may pick up an application from our office:
Jones Hall Room 200
Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fall Semester - February 15
Spring Semester - September 1
Summer School - Contact Harlaxton and Study Abroad Office
Early application is thoroughly recommended as spaces are limited.
Financial aid and scholarships are available to full time Texas Woman's University students. Please check with the Office of International Education for scholarship opportunities.
Credit Transfer and Other Important Information
Credits earned at Harlaxton are American accredited and usually transfer easily to other American universities. Advance permission from TWU is recommended.
No graduate work is available at Harlaxton College. All courses are at undergraduate level.
Very Important: Harlaxton College is a semester study abroad program; it is not a degree granting institution.
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