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Meet our students

It's the students who make University of the Arts London (UAL) what it is and if you choose to study with us you'll be joining a network of students from all around the world. Our US student body stretches across pre-degree, undergraduate and postgraduate – with students studying within a variety of subject areas.

We spoke with a few students originally from the US to gain their perspective of studying in the UK. Explore their stories below to glean more insights into life as a US student at UAL and what opportunities you may have after you graduate.

US student stories

Meet Megan

BA (Hons) Theatre Design

In this video we spoke to Megan, a student originally from Florida who moved to London to study with us at UAL. Megan is currently studying at Undergraduate level on the BA (Hons) Theatre Design course at Wimbledon College of Arts. She explains why she chose to study in the UK and how she's found it since moving here, as well as sharing some useful tips for settling in.

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    Meet Kovi

    Read Kovi's experience of studying MA Fashion Photography at London College of Fashion and what life's been like as a UAL graduate.

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    Meet Mary

    Mary explains her practice and why she wanted to return for postgraduate study in MA Photography at London College of Communication.

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    Meet Jaya

    Jaya from Texas tells us why BA (Hons) Acting and Performance appealed to her and what the course has been like since starting.

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    Meet Sister

    Sister shares her experience of studying on Foundation Level at Camberwell College of Arts and progressing onto London College of Fashion.

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    Meet Henry

    Henry tells us all about his experience of applying to UAL and why working with our UAL representative made things easier.

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    Meet Nori

    Nori from California shares her experience of working for Warner Bros whilst studying at Wimbledon College of Arts.

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    Meet Kai

    Kai shares her story of moving from New York to London to gain more skills in MA Media, Communications and Critical Practice at London College of Communication.

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    Meet Stacey

    We caught up with Stacey to hear about the launch of her Fashion Brand since graduating from London College of Fashion.

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    Meet Karoline

    Karoline explains how the Peer Mentoring Scheme at London College of Communication helped her whilst studying BA (Hons) Graphic and Media Design.