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Bangor University is based in the small city of Bangor, on the north Wales coast, between the mountains of Snowdonia and the sea.

With a dynamic research environment, small class sizes, and an emphasis on employability, Bangor University is a place where ambitious students excel. It is considered to be one of the most attractive study locations in the UK with easy access to London, Dublin, Liverpool, and Manchester, and it was voted ‘Best UK University setting’ by The Independent.

Highly rated...
Established in 1884, Bangor is ranked in the top 15 UK universities for student satisfaction and has been rated top in Wales for academic support National Student Satisfaction Survey 2016.

A location like no other...
The location, the scenery and the surrounding area add another dimension to student life. You can climb mountains in Snowdonia, surf on the beaches of Pen Llŷn and Anglesey, row the Menai Strait, or just take in the breath-taking views. Discover Bangor…

Friendly atmosphere with a lot going on...
Bangor has over 250 Clubs and Societies such as film, music and drama to sport clubs such as canoeing, football, horseback riding, and surfing… Plus there are volunteer, religious, and cultural societies, so there is bound to be something to your taste. Membership to any of our Students' Union's clubs and societies is FREE!

Student Support and financial assistance...
The low cost of living, student support and a stunning location all make Bangor a great place to live and study! You’re also able to work up to 20 hours on your student visa, which can help with costs and give you work experience.

Scholarships and Financial Aid…
We have merit-based scholarships of up to £4,000 per year available: www.bangor.ac.uk/international/countries/usa#finance

Bangor University is also a FAFSA school, meaning you can use US Federal Loans to pay for your degree here. Further information about the process and how much you may be eligible for can be found here. Bangor is also a GI Bill School, so you can also use Veteran's benefits to study with us as well.

Bangor's student Accommodation has been voted No.1 in the UK, Courses and Lecturers have been voted second, and our Student Support voted 3rd in the UK. (What Uni Student Choice Awards 2016). The university guarantees a place in halls of residence to all new first year undergraduates who make an application by the given deadline. All of the accommodation is within easy walking distance of the University. There are numerous halls to choose from to suit all budgets.

How to Apply…
Applying to Bangor University: https://www.bangor.ac.uk/international/applying/

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