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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Summer 2019 03/01/2019 03/01/2019 06/08/2019 08/03/2019
NOTE: Dates reflect entire program. Block 1: June 8th- July 6th, Block 2: July 6th- August 3rd
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Direct Enrollment Click here for a definition of this term Housing Options: Apartment
Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 3.0 Click here for a definition of this term Number of Credits: 6-12
Click here for a definition of this term Courses/Disciplines: Art, Business Administration, Democracy and Justice Studies, Education, English, History, Political Science Click here for a definition of this term General Education course coverage: FA, Fine Arts, HS2, HS3, Humanities, Social Sciences, SS1, SS2, Sustainability, WC/Global Culture
Click here for a definition of this term Program advisor: Anya Toledo Click here for a definition of this term Program advisor email:
Program Description:


Stirling campus and lochSpend your summer in Stirling, Scotland!  The International Summer School (ISS) is a great way to earn course credit and experience Scottish culture.  Stirling offers many different festivals and events and the famous cities of Edinburgh and Glasgow are a short train ride away. 

Watch a video about the Stirling ISS!  The program website also offers a lot of advice on local events, cultural differences, and student life on campus and this website shows some activities and festivals happening around the area. 


Academic Program

Stirling Wallace monumnetThe Stirling International Summer School (ISS) offers a variety of options for summer programs.  There are two blocks of courses and you take 2 modules in each course or you can also participate in an internship!   Courses available focus on art, history, social science, and more. 

Modules are offered in two blocks:
Block 1: June 8th- July 6th
Block 2: July 6th- August 3rd

Stay for one or both blocks and earn up to 6 credits per block (3 credits per module taken).  An internship option is offered in Block 2 (must take courses in Module 1).   Learn about the internship on the program website.  Find out more about the course modules here.  Approved general education courses are listed at the top of this page. 

Stirling UniLink bus
Stirling ISS also offers extracurricular activities and days trips that are part of the tuition fee.  These may include movie nights, Scottish dancing, and excursions to St. Andrews and Edinburgh. 

Discounts are offered for weekend trips to other parts of Scotland such as Loch Ness and the Isle of Skye.



Stirling ISSAll International Summer School students will be housed in on-campus apartment-style accommodation. The campus is surrounded by beautiful walking trails, the University’s Loch, golf course, and is flanked by the towering hill called Dumyat.

It is about a five minute walk to all teaching buildings, library facilities, shops, theatre, cinema, public transportation links and social areas. 

Find out more about accommodation and catering on the Campus Life website.

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