Spring Break 2022, March 4 – 12
Spend Spring Break visiting London, Oxford, and surrounding areas. This trip will include some pop culture sites along with some historical monuments in and around London. Participants will get to experience Harry Potter, Jack the Ripper, and Stonehenge more during this 8-day excursion.
This trip is intended for: Students, faculty, staff, and community members who have an interest in British culture, history, literature, or pop culture.
You will experience: In London you will experience some of the most famous sites in the world, including the Tower of London, the Tower Bridge, and the London Eye. There will be day trips to Oxford and Stonehenge. You’ll have an option to take a look behind the scenes with a Warner Brothers Harry Potter Studio tour or float down the River Thames on a cruise boat. There is something for everyone.
Learn more about this destination:
All participants must take Humanities 180 for credit or the concurrent continuing education course. The class will meet on Thursday evenings from 6-7:15 p.m. during the first eight weeks of the spring semester of 2022. The first and last classes will meet face-to-face and the others will meet via Zoom. The class will also meet face-to-face on Thursday, March 17 following the trip for a time of reflection. The cost of the continuing education class will be $49.
- Roundtrip Airfare
- 7 Nights of Accommodation
- All Ground Transportation
- Daily Continental Breakfast
- Welcome and Farewell Dinners
- Historical, Cultural, and Literary Walking Tours
- Full-Time Guide and Assistance
- Transport to and from Airports
- Traveler’s Insurance
$300 deposit due by Sept. 30
$900 payment due by Oct. 29
$900 payment due by Nov. 30
$895 payment due by Dec. 30
September 30, 2021: regular signup deadline
October 29, 2021: late signup deadline (if spots are still available)
After completing your Application Form, you will be directed to pay a $300 non-refundable study abroad fee to the Davidson-Davie Community College business office to secure your spot. Keep in mind that space is limited and once the trip capacity is reached, applications will be closed, so pay your deposit as soon as possible to reserve your seat! Price and availability are subject to change. Contact trip leader Amanda Klinger at Amanda_Klinger@davidsondavie.edu for questions about the trip.
Davidson-Davie Scholarships: All study abroad participants who have completed at least 12 credit hours at DCCC will have the option of applying for scholarships. For more information, contact Amanda Klinger at firstname.lastname@example.org or Kristi Louya at email@example.com Deadline for the scholarship is September 15, 2021. Scholarship Application link
Gilman Scholarship: If you receive a Pell grant, you may be eligible for the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship which may cover up to the entire cost of one of the summer programs if you are awarded. Keep an eye on the Gilman Scholarship info page (linked below) for deadlines. Please note: You will have to pay for your trip in full before knowing whether or not you’ve received the Gilman. More information, including how to complete the Gilman Scholarship application.