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Chelsea College of Art & Design

Reciprocal Exchange Program

Advertising and Graphic Design and Textile/Surface Design students may study at Chelsea College of Art & Design, a college of the University of Arts London, Europe’s largest university for art, design, fashion, communication and performing arts. The main aim of Chelsea is to continue to provide a specialist education for tomorrow’s artists and designers by equipping students with conceptual and practical skills that will enable them to practice as professionals.  

Fall Term:  February 15th

  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Advertising Design and Graphic Design students must apply online and submit a portfolio to Prof. Donna David (D-319) with 12 pieces of recent work no later than February 15 by 5:00 pm. Students must obtain academic advisement and approval of the department. 
  • Textile/Surface Design students must apply online and obtain academic advisement and the approval of the department chairperson.

Course Examples
  • V&A Drawing
  • V&A Design Project
  • Graphic Effects
  • Color Project
  • Contemporary Practice Lectures
  • Computer Studies
Chelsea Course Selection by Subject 

No Liberal Arts courses are available.


Term Calendar


Students may live in Chelsea's Halls of Residence with single or double accommodations.


For more information about Halls or the private rented sector please refer to the website detailed below. The Accommodation Office at UAL particularly recommends the office website on Housing Services for information on the private rented sector and also for lists of available flats and houses. A Password and UAL Student ID number is needed to access the lists.

The Accommodation Advice Centre
University of the Arts London
+44 20 7514 6240 (Tel)
+44 20 7514 6247 (Fax)

Living in London

Estimated Costs Per Semester  
Administrative Fee $120 
Tuition  FIT Tuition
Fees FIT Fees 
Roundtrip Airfare $1,000
Housing $1,500 - 4,320 
Travel Card  $600


See the Scholarships & Financial Aid page. More information regarding funding your program abroad will be posted here as soon as it becomes available.

Application, Instructions and Preparations

Apply Here

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