Launch London

September 30-October 2, 2022

No matter where you're studying abroad in Europe you can join other InterVarsity students for a weekend retreat in London to set the tone for your semester and send you out inspired and equipped to share Jesus with those you meet.

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  • Travel to London
  • Arrival and check-in at the hostel by 4:30pm
  • Dinner out
  • Session 1: Introductions, Bible study, and prayer


  • Breakfast at hostel
  • Session 2: Bible study
  • Session 3: Workshop
  • Lunch out and afternoon excursion to Westminster Abbey
  • Session 4: Presentation
  • Session 5: Bible study & prayer
  • Dinner out & exploring the city together


  • Breakfast at hostel
  • Session 6: Reflection & prayer
  • Session 7: Commissioning
  • Departure and goodbyes
  • End at noon


When is Launch London?

Friday, September 30 to Sunday, October 2, 2022

Where is it?

London City Centre. Details will be provided closer to Launch.

When should I arrive?

On Friday, plan to arrive at the hostel between 4pm - 5pm to check in and get settled. The retreat will begin at 6pm.

What is included?

The Launch London rate includes a two-night stay at the hostel, including breakfasts on Saturday and Sunday mornings, lunch on Saturday, and dinners on Friday and Saturday nights.

What if I need to cancel?

The $50 deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable.

What is housing like?


What should I pack?

  • Clothes appropriate for the weather in London at this time of year; check the weather before you leave.
  • Money for meals during your travel to and from London, for historical sites than may charge minimal fees, and for any souvenirs.
  • A journal to take notes, reflect, and write down what you're hearing from God.

Which airport should I fly into?

Heathrow Airport (LHR)

How can I get from the airport to the hostel?

Can I stay in London longer?

You are welcome to stay longer in London, either before or after Launch. You will need to book your own hostel for any additional nights.

When does Launch London end?

The retreat ends at 12 noon on Sunday. Please plan your travel with enough time to get from the hostel to the train/airport, likely no flights earlier than 3pm.

How do I pay my balance after registering?

Log in to your registration through this link. Use the email and password that you used when registering.

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Registration Rates


Rate valid until July 31st. Register by 11:59 CST.


Rate valid until August 30th. Register by 11:59 CST.

To register, you must pay a $50 non-refundable deposit.

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