First-Year Study Abroad Experience (FYSAE)

Spend the spring semester of your first year in London through Arcadia's First-Year Study Abroad Experience. Connect with the world beyond campus, develop your global mindset, and gain real-world skills.

Tell Us You're Interested!

Have your Arcadia application reviewed for FYSAE eligibility.


Why We Love FYSAE

"I would not be the confident and cultured person I am today if not for the people I met and the experiences I had on FYSAE."

- Nick Shiavo '22

I learned how to navigate a large city, and I traveled to places that I never would have dreamed of visiting. FYSAE was a leap into the deep end, and it encouraged me to step outside the box and delve into new cultures. I would not trade my experience for the world.

- Priya Tarpley '22 (above)

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Housing

Build community by living in apartment-style with other FYSAE students at Princess Elizabeth House.

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Cost

Use your scholarships and financial aid to cover FYSAE tuition and housing costs, the same as a semester on the Glenside campus.

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Health & Safety

With over 75 years of study abroad experience and dedicated Arcadia staff in London, we have you covered.

Take the Next Steps

Express your interest today or wait for automatic review, usually within two to three weeks after being admitted to the University overall. Selection for FYSAE is based on your application for admission and additional credentials.

Contact Us

Enrollment Management
1-877-ARCADIA (1-877-272-2342)
admiss@theacademy-ibt.com