Learning Abroad

London Learning Abroad

A 2013 recipient of the University of Utah Beacons of Excellence Award for creating transformational experiences that empower students!
Students who participate in the Theatre, Fine Arts and Humanities London Learning Abroad program will spend 6 weeks in England attending classes, performances by some of the finest theatre companies in the world, and visiting art galleries, museums, and historic sites.

The Theatre, Fine Arts and Humanities in London Learning Abroad program is an exciting way for students to earn their International Requirement. This requirement is designed to help students appreciate the interdependence of the global community, understand the viewpoints of other nations, and improve communication between people across international borders. Credit may also be counted toward the completion of theatre major requirements and/or meet Fine Arts or Humanities General Education requirements. Honors credit can also be awarded with permission from the Honors College.

Travel Dates: May-June (6 weeks)

Application Deadline: February 15

Download the Theatre in London flyer 

U of U students nominated the Theatre, Fine Arts, and Humanities in London Learning Abroad Program for a Beacons of Excellence Award. To see a video about the program and the award, click here. (Video produced by Amy Jensen for Learning Abroad.)

For more information about this program and for applications, click here.





Opportunities Outside the U

Theatrical and cultural immersion in the heart of San Francisco

Are you ready for an artistic, intellectual, and personal transformation?

A West Coast first, and the only study-away program of its kind in San Francisco, the 15-week San Francisco Semester at American Conservatory Theater is perfect for college-aged actors seeking to supplement their education and broaden their professional networks. The curriculum blends the richness of an academic theater curriculum with unique experiential immersion in one of the most artistically vibrant and culturally diverse cities in the world (which is also home to more than 300 theater companies)!

The San Francisco Semester is a pivotal program for serious acting students, as well as those who are curious, adventurous, and hungry to learn more about the art and craft of performance. Earn up to 17 college credits and engage with master artists, actors, teachers, and professional producers and directors.You’ll gain valuable skills for the next phase of your life, whether that’s in an M.F.A. program or other kinds of professional training.

Click here for application instructions, forms, and materials.