Program Summary & Location
UW-Eau Claire students have been studying at Harlaxton for more than 20 years! Each semester, Harlaxton College is home to roughly 150 students from the University of Evansville,
Indiana and other U.S. partner colleges and universities. You will take a 6-credit British Studies class from British professors, as well as other courses from the U.S. faculty from partner universities, often including UW-Eau Claire. Students in a variety of disciplines can earn liberal education, and sometimes major or minor, credits at Harlaxton. In addition, nursing majors
in the fall semester of their senior year can study for that semester in Harlaxton. There are also Honors options
, and a number of biology
classes now offered!
New beginning in Summer 2018
, UW-Eau Claire will also send students to Harlaxton's summer session. You will take three or six credits during this five-week "mini-Harlaxton" experience. Dr. Jason Spraitz from the UW-Eau Claire Criminal Justice program will teach during the summer term.
Harlaxton College consists of a 100-room Victorian manor house, the adjoining Carriage House, and small gymnasium. Located on the edge of Harlaxton village, two miles outside of Grantham, the College is set amidst the green pastures and rolling hills typical of the English midlands. Nottingham, the nearest city, is about 20 miles away. A convenient rail network provides easy access to other parts of Great Britain, making trips all over the country possible. London is about an hour away by train. To learn more, click here
To learn about eligibility requirements, academic course offerings, how courses transfer back to UW-Eau Claire, and the academic calendar, click the following button:
Academics - England: Harlaxton
To see more on what resources they provide and special notes on the program, click on the following button:
Support - England: Harlaxton
Housing & Meals
You will share double or triple rooms in Harlaxton Manor and the adjoining Carriage House. Meals are served cafeteria-style in the Dining Hall. There are also laundry facilities, a "telly"
lounge with VCR/DVD, a general store in the Manor, and campus-wide wireless access.
By clicking on the following term, you will find more information on program costs. If the term you want to go abroad is not listed, please see the most recent term and add 7% to your estimate to factor in exchange rate fluctuations and tuition increases. Click on the buttons below to view that term's cost estimate.
Harlaxton Fall 2018-Reg & Nursing Summer 2018 Spring 2019
Learn More & How To Apply
Still have some questions? We have peer advisors for a variety of programs, click here
to see if we have one available for this program. If there isn't a peer advisor, the study abroad coordinator would be happy to answer your questions. You can schedule an appointment with a peer advisor or coordinator by calling 715-836-4411.
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Ready to apply?! Click here
to read our application instructions. Then return to this page and click the "Apply Now" button at the top of the page.