- Live and study in England’s most populous city and one of the greatest and cosmopolitan cities in the world, London!
- Learn more about the global sports and entertainment management industry by experiencing it directly
- Interact with business leaders and industry executives who are using cutting edge approaches in marketing, finance and strategic management, while being exposed to new ideas and practices
- Visit world renowned sports and entertainment sites such as Wimbledon Tennis Club, Brighton Football Club, County Cricket Match Oval, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre, and much more!
This course is designed to expose students to exciting global organizations in the sports and entertainment industry. Through visiting and talking with industry elite in England, students will gain a more global perspective.
Students will research the organizations before the trip, keep a journal of the business visits and experiences, and write an analysis of one aspect of sports and entertainment in England. The interests of the students will be personalized by attending three events in London chosen by the student.
The purpose of the course is to learn more about global sports and entertainment management by experiencing it directly. Through two weeks of visiting organizations and talking with industry experts in London, students will be exposed to new ideas and practices in this exciting field.
Tentative site visits include Wimbledon, London Stadium, Brighton and Hove Albion Football Club, Kia Cricket Oval, BT Sports (TV station), Cake (Sports PR firm), British Horse Racing Authority and the UK Department of Culture, Media and Sport.
- 3 credits
- MKTG 4834 / 6834
- Tuesday, January 29 at 12:30pm
- Wednesday, February 6 at 5:00pm
- Both sessions will be held in Business School Room 3600
- Minimum 3.0 GPA at time of application
- Undergraduate students must have completed at least one semester of college coursework (12 or more credit hours) at the time of application
- Letter of Recommendation
- Review the full Eligibility Policy for more details
- Non-CU Denver applicants must review the Non-CU Denver Student Policy
- Included: tuition and fees, shared accommodations, entrance fees, some meals, ground transportation, international health and evacuation insurance
- Not included: international airfare, most meals, personal expenses, visa fees (if applicable)
Passports and Visas
- All students must have a valid passport from their country of citizenship. It is highly recommended that you ensure that your current passport is valid for at least six months after the program's end date.
- Please review the Visas and Study Abroad document and research visa requirements for this program's host country.
Faculty Leader: Mary Lee Stansifer
This program is directed by Mary Lee Stansifer.
Financial Aid and Scholarships
CU Denver students may be able to use their existing financial aid for Global Study programs. Note that Maymester programs are considered part of the Summer term for financial aid. For more information and to discuss your personal aid package, contact the Financial Aid and Scholarships Office at 303.315.1850 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please add “Study Abroad” to the subject heading when sending emails to the above email address, as this will ensure that your message is routed to a study abroad financial aid advisor. You can also schedule an online appointment to meet with a Financial Aid advisor.
CU Denver Global Education Scholarship
Degree-seeking CU Denver|Anschutz students participating on a CU Denver Global Study program during the Maymester, Summer, or Winter terms are eligible to apply for this $1000 scholarship from the Office of Global Education. Verify eligibility criteria, application requirements, deadlines, and start an application here.
CU Denver World Within Your Reach Scholarship
Degree-seeking CU Denver|Anschutz students participating on a CU Denver Global Study program during the Maymester, Summer, or Winter terms are eligible to apply for this scholarship from the Office of Global Education. This scholarship will cover the full program cost, international airfare, and passport fees for a limited number of recipients per year. Verify eligibility criteria, application requirements, and start an application here. The deadline for the summer application cycle is January 31, 2019.
We encourage you to seek additional scholarships for which you or your program may be eligible. See if your academic department or college/school offers study abroad scholarships, or visit the following websites to learn about external funding: