Muggles in England: A Harry Potter Study Abroad Experience
Spring Break 2022
Spend Spring Break visiting London, Oxford, and surrounding cities. As we visit filming locations for the hugely popular Harry Potter series, you’ll learn first-hand the impact that popular culture has on tourism in England.
This trip is intended for: Students, faculty, staff, and community members who have an interest in British culture, popular culture, castles, and of course… Harry Potter!
You will experience: In London you will experience some of the most famous sites in the world, including the Tower of London, Tower Bridge, and the London Eye. You’ll also get a chance to see how filmmakers transform London sites into places like the Leaky Cauldron and Platform 9 ¾. Step back in time as you visit Oxford, Lacock Abbey, and Ashridge Estate. Then jump forward to the 21st century and take a look behind the scenes as we tour the Warner Brothers Harry Potter Studio.
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 class will also meet on Thursday, March 17 following the trip for a time of reflection. The cost of the continuing education class will be $49.
$3200* ($100 early-bird discount available if $200 deposit is paid by August 31, 2021!)
- Roundtrip Airfare
- 7 Nights of Accommodation
- All Ground Transport
- 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
*Program price stands as an estimate until ticketing is finalized.
Payments must be paid to our Business Office & can be made in person Mon. to Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.(except holidays). They are located on the 2nd floor of the Brooks Student Center on the Davidson Campus, or in the Administration building on the Davie Campus. You can also call 336.224.4545 or 336.249.8186 ext. 6341 to make a payment over the phone Mon. to Fri. 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Early Bird Payment Plan (total price: $3,100):
$200 deposit paid by Aug. 31
- $725payment due by Sept. 30
- $725payment due by Oct. 29
- $725payment due by Nov. 30
- $725final payment due by Dec. 30
If you pay your $200 deposit after August 31st, you will follow the “Regular Plan” listed below.
Regular Payment Plan (total price: $3,200):
$200 deposit paid between Sept. 1 & Oct. 29
- $1500 payment due by Oct. 29
- $1500 final payment due by Dec. 30
August 31, 2021: Early-bird 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 $200 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.
All study abroad participants who will still be a student at Davidson-Davie Community College during the 2022 spring semester & have completed at least 12 credit hours at Davidson-Davie will have the option of applying for partial scholarships. The scholarship application opened in March & the deadline to apply is September 15, 2021. For more information, contact Victoria Hundley at victoria_hundley@davidsonccc.