Arcadia: Sydney - University of New South Wales

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Located in suburban Sydney with close proximity to oceanside communities, UNSW is a highly ranked international research institution welcoming 50,000 students from around the world. The university offers superior academics in an urban setting comb... read more

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OVERALL RATING 4.7
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September 06, 2021 Australia Is Dope
I lived in a city met new people and gained new perspectives - Middlebury College View Entire Review
yes - Middlebury College View Entire Review
learned about my self and my passions - Middlebury College View Entire Review
I learned how to have fun and enjoy life. It taught me more about myself as a person than I could have ever learned at Middlebury College. The experience allowed me to step out of the stressful American lifestyle and into a fun, life-loving Australian paradise. - Middlebury College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Arcadia: Sydney - University of New South Wales
The grass is always greener. That being said, I saw things I'd never seen before, I met incredibly interesting and diverse people even if almost all of them were not local. Got a new perspective on life and viable alternatives to the American mindset of track setting and being obligated to do certain things until you're as old a... - Villanova View Entire Review
I wouldn't change this experience for anything. - Austin College View Entire Review
Past Review
permanent love of australia - Tufts University View Entire Review
I gained a great appreciation for that part of the world and the beautiful landscape. I also felt like I lived a very healthy and exciting lifestyle - Middlebury College View Entire Review
I got to feel what it was like to live independently in a city. While it was not encouraged to live in an apartment with other Middlebury students it was the best decision I made. It was a great change of pace to not be in a small-town, living in dorms, and I became much closer with the Middlebury students there. - Middlebury College View Entire Review
Past Review It Was Awesome
I learnt a lot about Australia its people, economy and history which is all new to me - Middlebury College View Entire Review
My experience was definitely worth while. I learned to relax and live life at a slower pace. However, if I could do it over again I would live with local students and use more money for traveling. - Trinity University View Entire Review
Past Review Amazing
Absolutely, learned to adapt to new cultures, work with the resources you have, travel lightly - Fordham University View Entire Review
yessssss every second, minute, and dollar. well worth - Trinity University View Entire Review

About

Located in suburban Sydney with close proximity to oceanside communities, UNSW is a highly ranked international research institution welcoming 50,000 students from around the world. The university offers superior academics in an urban setting combined with access to Australia’s well-known and appealing outdoor lifestyle.

Particular academic strengths include business, psychology, design, technology and engineering. You can also decide to combine natural science or engineering with Australia-related courses in history, media studies or political science.


 ARCADIA EXCURSIONS
Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:


  • Great Barrier Reef

  • The Grampians- Breathtaking scenery

  • Broken Bay- Rappel, hike, swim & campfire cookouts

  • North Stradbroke Island-Kayak & snorkel

  • and more...

WHY ARCADIA?

Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.


 Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Program Type(s):
Study Abroad
Program Length(s):
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Academic Year
Instruction Language(s):
  • English
Relevant Study Subject(s):
  • Engineering
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Chemistry
  • History
  • Psychology
  • Business Administration and Management
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Design and Applied Arts
Minimum GPA:
2.8
Year Founded:
1996
Website
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Arcadia Scholarships

Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participating on an Arcadia program and staying home. Arcadia scholarships are awarded to eligible applicants based on need. Approximately 70% of study abroad students who apply for aid from Arcadia receive some form of award

$250-$2,500

Deadlines:
Applications are received on a rolling basis.

Guidelines/Requirements:
Only students who have been accepted to a program from Arcadia Abroad will be considered for an award.

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