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Reciprocal Exchange Program

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. 


15-Feb: Fall

  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • 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 Chairperson/Advisor. Graphic Design students are eligible during their 7th semester.
  • Textile/Surface Design students must apply online and obtain academic advisement and the approval of the department Chairperson/Advisor. Textile/Surface Design students are eligible during their 7th semester.

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


UAL Housing Options
UAL Accommodation Guide

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 above. 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)

The Chelsea Experience

Program Budget

A copy of this form may be brought to the Financial Aid Services Office so that a careful review of your program costs may be completed by an assigned financial aid counselor.

UAL Financial Budget Sheet


See the Scholarships & Financial Aid page.

Butex Scholarship
*Deadline June 15th, 2015 - For UK Study Abroad participants studying during Academic Year 2015/16

Application, Instructions and Preparations

Apply Here

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