What does the London meal plan include?
The London program offers a meal plan that provides morning continental-style breakfast so you can "grab and go" at the start of your day, and a selection of evening meal options provided for your convenience Monday to Friday. The meal plan enables our participants the opportunity to focus on maximizing their time in London while taking advantage of the social aspect of the program.
Where is the program located?
The London Summer Internship Program will be housed in the Barbican. The building is student housing and offers our students bright and modern apartment-style studios with double beds, en-suite bathrooms, large common lounge areas, and private kitchenettes.
Location: Our housing residence is a popular accommodation for students. London participants will be living in a fantastic location that provides excellent access to everything there is to see and do in the city. It is a two-minute walk away from the Barbican Tube station, close to several shops, entertainment, and a variety of restaurants.
What amenities are included in the housing facilities?
At our current residence, you will have full access to:
En suite toilet & shower
Private kitchenette and fridge/freezer
Free WiFi broadband access (500GB line)
Digital key entry system
On-site accommodation manager
Coin operated laundry
Study rooms on site
Pool table, large TV, and common areas on site
What safety features does the housing include?
Your security and safety is paramount, provided by the latest digital key system, CCTV monitoring, and 24-hour surveillance. Entry to the residence hall is restricted to residents and authorized guests only. Guests must present proper photo identification in the lobby and be escorted by the residents at all times. In addition, our trained, on-site staff will be available 24/7 to ensure you have all of the up-to-date information you need to maximize your summer experience!
How will I get to and from my internship?
Our London participants will receive a tube pass to get to and from work each day, as well as transportation throughout the 8 weeks of the program for activities sponsored by Dream Careers.
*Not included in the program is: Transportation to and from the program.
How active are the staff in my experience?
On-site staff is dedicated to delivering a high-quality experience to enable both your professional and personal growth. Staff members will serve as your program guides, leading you to program events as you become accustomed to the city. They will be available at all times to ensure your summer in the city is as safe as possible.
Check-in information will be available once you enroll and register to CareerConnect.
Are Visa fees included in the program tuition?
There are two parts to the Visa Application/Fee. Sponsorship and Application fee.
Your Visa Sponsorship fee is included in your Tuition (BUNAC or Tier 4). Your Visa application fee is not included in Dream Careers tuition and are paid to visa the UKBA (UK Border Agency). For US citizens, the application fee ranges from $200-$400 USD. In addition to the fees, participants are required by the UKBA to submit documents of support funds ranging from $2500-$2600 USD. For Non-US Citizens, these fees will vary dependent on the sponsoring organization that is utilized.
Please speak with an Program Advisor for more information on the visa details.