You will receive individualized support from ASA’s advisors and staff throughout your program application process, while you are abroad, and when you return.
Before you depart we will work with you and the staff at your home institution to help you prepare for your time abroad by giving you personal access to our Student Success program, which will help you maximize your experience in your host country. You will also receive a detailed pre-departure orientation guide which will help you know what to pack, what to expect when you arrive, and how to stay safe while abroad.
Once you arrive in Oxford you will participate in our onsite orientation with the other ASA students in your group. ASA’s site director will introduce you to your host city and culture through orientation and multiple events during the program. Our intentionally small group sizes allow ASA’s students to get to know one another and are an aspect of our programs for which our alumni consistently express their appreciation. You will have opportunities to meet other students and lots of new people through your classes, social events and optional language partners.
ASA programs include excursions, volunteer opportunities, housing, meals, academic credits, transcripts, mobile phones, airport pick-up on arrival, medical insurance and more! Contact ASA or your advisor to learn about ASA’s Price Guarantee for all of our programs.
"ASA was very involved in the entire study abroad process. They give you more than the typical study abroad package. ASA is always available to answer questions and help you through the entire study abroad process."
- Ashley Grewe, University of Minnesota, Duluth
Oxford Brookes University is a unique and prestigious institution ranked as the best modern university in the UK. You can step off campus into one of the oldest and most charming university towns in the world. With a commitment to sustainability and social responsibility, the institution has a mission unlike any other including developments in infrastructure, services, knowledge transfer, research and student experiences. Oxford Brookes University is home to 19,000 students, 2,500 of which are international, and 73% of whom are at the undergraduate level.
You will be fully immersed taking classes with local students and get to know English culture first hand in a truly inspiring and unique learning environment. Courses are available in over 145 subject areas including: Business, Humanities, Fine Arts, Sciences, Computers, Communications, Education, Languages, Mathematics, Social Sciences, Biological Sciences, and Tourism/Hospitality. A full list of classes for this program can be found on the ASA website through the link at the top of this page.
"My time spent abroad was absolutely amazing, and I give
a lot of credit to ASA for making it the best it could be."
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.