Edge Hill University

University Overview

Edge Hill College opened in Liverpool in 1885 as the first non-denominational teacher training college for women. From its origins as a specialist institution with 41 female trainee teachers, Edge Hill University now has 26,000 students on a wide range of undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

Edge Hill boasts a vibrant campus community located in 160 stunning acres near Ormskirk in West Lancashire.

Semester Calendar

Fall:  September – December
Spring:  January – May

Course Offerings

Typically students take the equivalent of 12 to 15 credit hours abroad. Check with our office for more information about your specific options.

A variety of courses are offered in the following areas:

Business, Management and Accountancy

Advertising, Marketing and Public Relations

Computing, IT and Web Development

Sport and Physical Activity

Check the partner school’s website for additional offerings: Edge Hill Course Offerings

Assisting UCA Professor

Contact Professor Mark Spitzer for more information on courses and credits.

mspitzer@uca.edu  |  501-450-3339  |  Thompson Hall 326  |  Film, Theatre, and Creative Writing

Program Cost

UCA students pay regular tuition, and all scholarships and financial aid apply. Students should check with Financial Aid and the Office of Study Abroad for more information regarding the cost of a semester exchange.

Application Process

See our Semester Exchange Application page for a step-by-step overview of the application process. Please be sure to turn in all documents before the published deadlines.

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