Monthly Archives: August 2011

Welcome to Faraday House!

A warm welcome to this semester’s students! It has been a real joy meeting you all and hearing about your hurricane-related adventures en route to various East Coast airports: we are mightily relieved that so many of you were able … Continue reading

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Arrival & Orientation: Fall 2011 Schedule

Welcome to London! As you get settled in, take a glance at the various things going on during Arrivals and Orientation week. Please note that some of these session are mandatory. For each event, click on the name of the … Continue reading

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IMPORTANT INFO FOR INCOMING FALL STUDENTS

Dear London Students, In the last year we’ve had quite a lot of practice with flight delays and mass cancellations (the Icelandic Ash Cloud, the East Coast snowstorms last December) so please don’t worry — we’ve already got plans in … Continue reading

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How much luggage is too much luggage?

As we’re only 1 week away from Fall 2011 students boarding London-bound flights, it’s time to talk luggage. It’s understantable that the last thing you want to think about right now is your departure from London in December, but it’s … Continue reading

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A note on finding independent housing in London

So you’re planning on finding independent housing for the Fall 2011 London semester. What’s the first step? Deep, calming breaths… The SU London staff has been helping students find independent housing for many, many years now, and we can confidently … Continue reading

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Minding your £££s in London

Yes, London can indeed be expensive. But as with everything in life, so much depends on the choices that you make. You’ll soon discover that budgeting your spending in London is a must, as £££s can easily evaporate into thin … Continue reading

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Getting from Heathrow Airport into London

It’s never too early to start planning logistics when it comes to travel! Those Fall 2011 students who are on the group flights from New York will have Heathrow-to-London transportation taken care of, but if you’re an indepedent traveller you … Continue reading

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