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Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Semester / Year Abroad
What Financial Aid Applies?:
Federal and State Aid Only, GI Bill
Language of Instruction: English
Language Study Requirement:
Internship: No Housing: Apartment, Residence Hall
Prereq. Language Study:
None Meal Plan: Plan Available
Business Classes:
Lower Division, Upper Division
Recommended for Chapman Majors:
Art, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Biological Sciences, Business Administration, Computer Science, Creative Writing, Data Analytics, Education, English, Environmental Science & Policy, Health Sciences, History, Management, Marketing, Mathematics, Music, Peace Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Religious Studies, Sociology, Software Engineering
Recommended for Chapman Minors:
Disability Studies, Gay, Lesbian, & Bisexual Studies, Leadership, STEM
Program Description:

University of Edinburgh

Program Overview

Located in one of Europe's most beautiful cities, the University of Edinburgh is one of the world's premier academic institutions.

A range of course options are available to you, taught by Edinburgh's expert faculty. Additional support is available through the Arcadia Edinburgh Center, which is located directly on campus.

Arcadia's Approach

Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:

  • Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad

  • Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more!

  • Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it.

  • Rely on us for support – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide

  • Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Academic Information

Chapman University maintains a record of the courses that previous Study Abroad students have taken, and the equivalent Chapman credit that was granted for each course. To view the course equivalencies for this program, click “View Sample” under Pre-Approved Courses at the top of this brochure page. Please note that this is not a comprehensive list of all courses available at the institution. You may view the entire course catalog for the University of Edinburgh online.  Students are encouraged to propose additional or revised equivalencies during the application process, which will be evaluated by the appropriate academic units on campus.

Credit and Grading Transfer

Credits at University of Edinburgh Credits at Chapman University
5 credits 5 credits


Grade at University of Edinburgh Grade at Chapman University
A (4.0) A
A-  (3.7) A-
B+ (3.3) B+
B (3.0) B
B- (2.7) B-
C+ (2.3) C+
C (2.0) C
C- (1.7) C-
D+ (1.3) D+
D (1.0) D
D- (0.7) D-
F (0.0) F

Students must enroll in the equivalent of 12-18 Chapman credits.

All courses must be taken for a letter grade. Classes taken as ‘Pass/Fail’ will not be accepted, with the exception of internships. Internships must be approved by the Center for Global Education.