Scotland: University of Stirling

The University of Stirling located in the center of Scotland, has a lot to offer international students. With over 300 academic courses to choose from, state-of-the-art sporting facilities, and over 120 different societies and clubs for students, there is something for everyone at Stirling. In fact, it was rated 1st in the UK and 3rd in the world for their campus environment in 2022. Their beautiful 330-acre campus even has a pond in the center of campus and a ben (small Scottish hill) where students can view the entire city from the top. 

Dates & Deadlines

Term: Spring 2025
App Deadline: Tuesday, October 1, 2024
Program Dates: Sunday, January 19 - Saturday, May 10, 2025 (dates are subject to change)

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Interested in studying abroad in the summer of 2025 or later? Please fill out the waitlist form below and the study abroad center will notify you when applications for future terms open:

Study Abroad Waitlist


As one of Scotland's most historic city's, Stirling has so much to offer. This small city is jam packed with culture, friendly people and beautiful scenery. Beyond this, it is the perfect home-base for anyone interested in exploring the rest of Scotland due to it's perfect location. Nicknamed 'the gateway to the Scottish Highlands", Stirling offers easy access to exploring the beautiful northern mountains. It is also perfectly situated halfway between the capitol city of Edinburgh and the country's largest city of Glasgow. As of 2021, the estimated population of Stirling was just under 93,500. Don't be surprised if you see lots of references to unicorns there as well, it is literally Scotland's national animal!

Program Costs

Estimated Program Cost: $TBA

*estimated total cost of participation, actual amount depends on type of housing accommodation selected, actual airfare purchase price, personal spending habits, and other factors


Estimated Total Program Cost$TBA
Estimated U-bill Charges$TBA
Estimated Out-of-Pocket Costs$TBA


Cost of Studying On Campus at UNI*

*per semester, estimated, will vary per person

Tuition & Fees$4,864
Room & Board$4,580
Personal Expenses$878


‌Eligibility Requirements to Study Abroad

The Study Abroad Center reserves the right to determine participants' eligibility to study abroad. Students must have a completed study abroad application, including supportive recommendation form(s). Additionally, students must meet all of the following in order to be eligible to study abroad:

  • Have a cumulative 2.5 GPA or higher at the time of application and maintain this cumulative GPA prior to departure and throughout the study abroad process
  • If your cumulative GPA is lower than 2.5, submit the following to the Study Abroad Center (103 East Bartlett):
    • Letters of reference from two academic contacts (e.g. academic advisor and former or current professor) supporting your pursuit of study abroad. If you are attending a faculty-led study abroad program, one of the letters must be from a course leader. However, if the program has two course leaders, only one of the letters can be from one of the course leaders.
  • Must be over the age of 18 years old
  • Must meet the course prerequisites (participation in the program is dependent upon meeting these)
  • Must be in good standing with the university
  • UNI's partner institutions may require additional eligibility requirements to be met, these vary from institution to institution. Please consult with the Study Abroad Center staff to discuss these additional requirements, if applicable.
  • Applicants traveling to a region of a country or a country with an overall Travel Advisory Level 3 (Reconsider Travel) or 4 (Do Not Travel) will not be eligible.