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  • Locations: London, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CAPA the Global Education Network 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year UMass/IPO Application Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2020 03/15/2020 ** Varies TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admissions.

If you are applying to a partner program, you must check their website for ACTUAL APPLICATION DEADLINES. The posted deadline above indicates when your UMass Abroad application materials are due and the program’s deadline may be sooner.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Advisor: Michael Romero Click here for a definition of this term Who Can Apply?: UMA only - non-UMA students consult your study abroad office
Click here for a definition of this term Fields of Study: Anthropology, Communication, Economics, Environmental Sciences, Geography, History, International Relations, Political Science, Religion, Social Thought and Political Economy, Sociology, Women, Gender & Sexuality Studies Click here for a definition of this term Program Options: Internship Credits, Service Learning
Click here for a definition of this term Key Word Search: Peace & Conflict Studies Click here for a definition of this term Language(s) of Instruction: English
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5 Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Internship (Full), Study Abroad
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Class Standing: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Click here for a definition of this term Housing: Apartment, Family Home Stay
Program Description:
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CAPA Global Community Engagement Institute in London

In this Institute you'll learn about community activism through observation and participation in important local, national, and trans-national agencies. Every angle of civil rights will be examined from the relationship between concepts and action, what is meant by “civil society,” and the reality of political power in communities.

Over 50,000 Students Have Studied Abroad With CAPA
  • 40 years experience in study abroad education
  • Personalized, experiential and academic programs that genuinely involve each student with the location, people and culture of their host city
  • Affordable, fully accredited, semester, quarter and summer programs and internships
  • Need-based and access scholarships

The Program Fee for the CAPA Global Community Engagement Institute in London includes:
  • 15 Credits from the University of Minnesota
  • CAPA Certificate of Study in Community Engagement
  • Service-learning placement within the local community
  • Choice of apartment housing or homestay with daily breakfast and dinner
  • A London zone 1-2 pass for use on the Underground (subway), buses, and trains
  • A half-day panoramic coach tour of London, a full-day excursion to Stonehenge and Bath, and a full day excursion to Stratford-upon-Avon and Kenilworth Castle
  • Social events including an arrival reception, mid-term dinner (semesters only), and a farewell ceremony
  • My Global City London, CAPA’s unique learning immersion program
  • Medical, travel, and accident insurance
  • CAPA London student services and support, including 24-hour emergency on-call support
Learn more about us here or call us at 1.800.793.0334SaveSave


UMass Students receive an automatic scholarship of $1,200 for Spring 2020 when they apply on CAPA's page using the UMass application link.