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  • Locations: London, United Kingdom
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
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  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/15/2018
10/16/2018 TBA TBA

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Minimum GPA: 2.75
Housing: Apartment (shared) Eligible Year: 2 Sophomore, 3 Junior
Program Type: Direct Application
Program Description:
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Student Services
Application Deadlines
Financial Aid
CISI Insurance
Visa Regulations
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London Contemporary Dance School is a world-leading dance conservatoire. For over 40 years it has led the vocational training and education of dance artists in the UK. Students form an international cohort of brilliant students on the same pathway, with immediate access to our faculty of leading practitioners and thinkers in dance education and artistic practice. As a small school, students are treated as individuals, and they are individually nurtured and empowered to develop as a creative, responsive dance artists.

This program is highly intensive, with studio-based work on technique and creative activities at its center. This is enhanced by a range of contextual studies that directly relate to the experience of performing, making, researching and understanding dance.

Listed below are clases students have taken at LCDS:
LCDS Courses
Adelphi Equivalency
Adelphi Course Number
Ballet Technology
Contemporary Dance
Modern dance
GAGA Technology
Make up
Performance Study
Dance Design
Dance Theatre I
Intermediate Composition

Housing & Meals

Students have worked with to organize housing in the past.  Once a students is accepted to LCDS, the CIE will put you in contact with a Euracom representative who will assist you in finding housing.  Housing is usually in shared flats with kitchens and WIFI.  All accomodations are self catered.  There is a cafeteria at the school as well.

Student Services Support

LCDS has a strong tradition of providing student care and support services and commits considerable resources to this purpose. Services provided to students include: medical support, counselling, housing, learning support and financial planning support. Body Support Lecturer is available on a daily basis to offer advice on any stresses, strains, or injuries. The Body Support Lecturer will keep staff informed of any necessary information pertaining to the physical well-being of students or their rehabilitation from injury.

Application Procedures and Deadlines

In order to be accepted into an Adelphi study abroad program students are required to:
  • Have a minimum GPA of 2.75 in order to apply to study abroad at LCDS. 
  • Schedule a mandatory meeting with a study abroad advisor by emailing Find more information here.
  • Complete the study abroad application. Once the Adelphi Study Abroad application is accepted, the CIE will assist you with the LCDS application.
  • Meet with your academic advisor to explore programs and course options. It is important that the school you are interested offers the courses you need to take in order to graduate on time.
  • Select the courses you are interested in enrolling in and fill out the AU Course Equivalency Form. Courses must be approved before you depart for your program..
Adelphi Application Deadlines: 
Fall semester - March 15
Spring semester- October 15 

Be sure to complete all LCDS application materials, including videos featuring ballet, contemporary and a solo routine.

Financial Aid

Scholarships: Students may retain 50% of their Adelphi scholarships during the fall and spring terms. Students will pay their regular Adelphi tuition and fees (housing is paid directly to the provider).

Students should carefully review their finances when considering a study abroad opportunity. Please set up an appointment with Adelphi University's Student Financial Services (basement of Levermore) to understand how studying abroad will impact your financial aid and scholarship package. 

CISI Insurance

All students studying abroad with LCDS are required to purchase insurance with CISI Insurance, a worldwide coverage plan. For more information about CISI insurance please contact the CIE office.

Visa Requirements

Students studying in England for less than six months can choose to apply for the Student Visitor Visa or the Tier 4 Adult Student Visa. Students must check whether they are considered a visa national or not as this will effect what is mandatory and what is optional for you. Student visitors are not permitted to work (whether paid, unpaid, or an internship) and cannot extend their stay in the UK. Please note that the majority of semester students opt for the Student Visitor Visa.

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This program is currently not accepting applications.