There was an explosion on an Underground train in the Parsons Green area of London at 8:20AM BST today, resulting in multiple injuries (none reported to be life-threatening). CAPA activated its Locator Plan following this incident and has confirmed the well-being of all students. Our sympathies are with those affected by this incident. (Last updated Sep 15, 11:19AM EST)
While the season is actually colder, because things are opposite on the southern hemisphere, there's plenty to see and do in the city. Ride a camel during the Bondi Winter Magic events, warm up with a latte at a local café while catching up on your reading for class, or partake in the culture by attending the colorful Vivid Festival!
Internships are available for all program options.
Deciding to study abroad can raise lots of questions, that’s why we’ve compiled this list to help you through the process. Don’t see your questions? Chat with an Admissions Advisor at 800.793.0334
To apply for a CAPA program, you must meet the following admissions criteria:
Yes! Each year we award $1.5 Million in study abroad scholarships, grants and affiliate benefits. Check out our Financing and Scholarships page for more information and to apply.
We have a cultural immersion program called My Global Education. This is a calendar full with fun social events and activities that provide you with a variety of opportunities to gain cultural exposure while on your program. Events are either free or low-cost.
Examples of My Global Education events include:
Yes! Global internships are available at all of our program locations. We offer mainly part-time internships but full-time internships are available in a few locations.
Note: Some locations do not offer internships during the Summer term. Internships in Buenos Aires and Florence have a language requirement.
Check the Global Internships page for more details.
You can get involved with your host city's community in different ways, depending on the location.
Volunteer opportunities are available in all of our program locations, however, these are organized differently in each location. Sample volunteering activities include:
In London only, there is a service-learning course where you can earn credit for working in a community-based project to help fulfill the needs of that particular community.
Chat with an Admissions Advisor to learn more at 800.793.0334
Transferring credits can vary at each university depending on their arrangements with CAPA. It’s best to speak with your CAPA Program Manager to find out your specific situation, but here are the general steps:
Final grades are sent to your home campus four to eight weeks after classes end. If you need additional transcripts, contact CAPA Boston.