WWU Exchange in the United Kingdom:
University of Hull
As the 14th oldest English university, the University of Hull's compact and picturesque campuses encompass the traditional with their architecture yet offer modern facilities for staff and students. The University of Hull provides a cutting-edge educational experience for over 18,000 students a year, with an academic portfolio that contains 50 disciplines across the arts and humanities, business, education, health, the sciences and the social sciences. As one of the major players in the regeneration of Hull and Scarborough, the University also has a significant impact on local economic and social growth. Hull welcomes over 2000 new international students yearly from more than 100 countries.
The University's Hull campus is situated on the northern shore of the Humber Estuary, surrounded by beautiful countryside of rolling hills. Hull offers history AND culture in the form of galleries, museums, concerts, theatre, cinema and festivals, plus fantastic high-street and boutique shopping. With a lower cost of living than other UK centres and a vibrant University atmosphere, Hull is a fantastic place to spend your semester abroad! The campus is linked via rail, bus and taxi services, and is close to the city centre. Hull itself is just 200 miles from London and Edinburgh, 100 miles from Manchester and an hour’s drive from Leeds and York.
Academic Program and Courses
The academic year consists of two semesters:
- Semester 1: late Spetember to late January
- Semester 2: late January to early June
Available courses are listed in the University of Hull Programme and Module Catalogue
. A guide on how to find modules of study
is helpful in finding modules in which to study.
Students are responsible for securing their own housing abroad and using the resources available to them offered through the university. Housing options are on-campus housing (preferred) and apartments.
Exchange program participants will pay WWU in-state tuition and mandatory fees. All other costs associated with participation in the program (including transportation, room and board, personal expenses) are the responsibility of the individual student. Check the budget sheet for information on any additional estimated expenses.
The program may allow for time which can be spent in non-program activities. Participants may wish to travel, sightsee or participate in activities or events in which they have a personal interest. Please note that the participant is fully responsible for making arrangements and for all costs of transportation, lodging, food and additional expenses that may be associated with any non-program activities.
There are two applications for exchange students to complete. The first application is the International Programs & Exchanges (IPE) application. After students are selected for nomination, they must complete the University of Hulll application form.
International Student Guide
WWU Accessibility Notice