Housing and Expenses


Students will stay in double, triple or quadruple rooms at Pickwick Hall, 7 Bedford Place, London WCIB 5JE, conveniently located in Bloomsbury, near the British Museum and within walking distance of a number of London theaters. Students will have breakfast at the hostel and eat lunch and dinner on their own with an allowance provided by the program. The hotel includes a common kitchen, laundry facilities, and a lounge with two computers and high-speed internet access.


Carleton’s 2013-2014 comprehensive fee covers room and board, all program-related theater and museum tickets, and group-travel while in England. Many incidental expenses are also included. Students are responsible for books, their own transportation to and from London, personal travel in England and beyond, and all additional personal expenses. Estimates for minimum expenses beyond airfare run from $400 to $600. Student financial aid is applicable as on campus.

See the Off-Campus Studies Office or website at https://apps.carleton.edu/curricular/ocs/money_matters/ for further information regarding work study contracts, loans, and other subjects related to financial aid.