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University of Hertfordshire (UH)

Big Ben in London

Hatfield, England

Hatfield resides in the county of Hertfordshire, which is situated just north of London (30-minute train ride) with Essex to the east, Cambridgeshire and Bedfordshire to the north, and Buckinghamshire to the west. Hertfordshire is also home to St Albans, a predominantly Georgian town that dates back to Roman times, and Hatfield House, one of Britain’s most important stately homes and the county’s top attraction. 

About University of Hertfordshire 


The University of Hertfordshire (UH) Business School was opened in 2003 and currently has over 4,300 students who participate in more than 50 student organizations. Though UH offers a full range of business courses, it is an especially good fit for Accounting majors. The Business School, located in a ‘state of the art’ campus on the de Havilland site, has excellent teaching and learning resources and on-campus accommodation – yet is only a short distance from central London and the historic city of St Albans.


University of Hertfordshire

Hatfield, Hertfordshire

AL10 9AB 


Tel: +44 (0) 1707 286375

Mr. James Lewis

Study Abroad Coodinator

University of Hertfordshire Application Process

Step 1:

Submit the following items directly to the Coggin Study Abroad Office (Building 10, Room 2125) not to the exchange partner or other UNF offices:

DEADLINE: March 15 for fall semester and September 15 for spring semester

Step 2:

Your study abroad advisor will sent your nomination to UH. Soon after, UH will send an email with instructions to apply online. Students must submit the following documents to their online application for UH:

DEADLINE: April 30 for fall semester and October 6 for spring semester

University of Hertfordshire Academics

Academic Calendar

The fall semester (Semester A) runs from mid-September to mid-January; the spring semester (Semester B) runs from late January to late May. Students attending Semester A may arrange to leave at the end of December and take proctored exams at UNF in January. View the 2019-2020 term dates. 


Credit & Grade Conversions

University of Hertfordshire Housing & Cost


Hertfordshire encourages exchange students to apply early for on-campus accommodation. Note that accommodation is only guaranteed for students studying at UH for an academic year and students studying for one semester is subject to availability. All university accommodations are self-catering and meal plans are not available. At College Lane Campus, students can choose between fully furnished traditional halls of residence with mainly single bedrooms and shared bathrooms/showers and newly built fully furnished in suite and shared bathroom accommodation and studios. At the de Havilland Campus, there are fully furnished single study bedrooms with shared kitchens. All rooms have Wi-Fi. Students can apply for accommodation online once they have received confirmation of their student ID number via the European and Study Abroad Office at UH. Once students are offered a room on campus they will be required to pay a deposit to secure the room and they will be asked to pay for their accommodation in full on arrival. UH has 18 week accommodation contracts for the fall semester and 25 week contracts for the spring semester. 

Note: students are responsible for finding their own housing if they choose not to find housing through UH.


UNF students participating in a Coggin semester exchange program will pay UNF tuition. Students will be responsible for all other expenses (i.e. flight, meals, housing, etc.). To see an estimated cost for one semester at UH, please see the estimated cost documents below.

Note: We recommend using Oanda as a currency converter when determining your budget. 


Please view our Study Abroad Funding page for information about scholarships other funding opportunities.