An exciting mix of old and new, the city of Stirling has a growing reputation as one of the most attractive places to live in the United Kingdom. An ancient fortress city, Stirling is located in the center of Scotland, between Glasgow and Edinburgh. It has a long and colorful history, and many 16th and 17th century buildings are still used as homes, tourist sites, and restaurants. Stirling is positioned at the point where lowland and highland Scotland meet. This unique location offers easy access to the Highlands— some of the most breathtaking scenery in Europe— and a wealth of opportunities for outdoor enthusiasts. At the University of Stirling, one of the top-rated academic institutions in Scotland, assessment is continuous throughout the semester, providing you with an early indication of academic performance.
- Join a diverse international student population of more than 90 nationalities
- Enjoy the shops, amenities, and nightlife available right on campus, as well as a convenient location less than an hour away by frequent train service from the major cities of Glasgow and Edinburgh
- Participate in numerous opportunities, field trips, and extracurricular activities
- Study at the University of Stirling, ranked first in Scotland and the UK in a recent survey of international students for its vibrant campus environment.
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USAC Scholarships and Financial Aid
USAC awards over $2 million in scholarships and discounts each year to assist students with their study abroad expenses.