Arcadia: Wollongong - University of Wollongong

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Set among lush grounds and tranquil ponds, Wollongong’s campus offers beautiful views of Mt. Keira and the Pacific Ocean while also providing easy access to Sydney.Wollongong is a diverse, vibrant institution that is well known for its strength in... read more

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I feel like my experience abroad brought out qualities in myself that seemed more hidden. I feel like I became much more independent and that I had better leadership. For example, I am usually not the leader or a trip planner. But I really wanted to go to this one city in order to do one of the things on my abroad bucket list. N... - Trinity University View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Arcadia: Wollongong - University of Wollongong
to provide for myself, to be more open, new way of living, new lifestyle more than worthwhile - Roger Williams University View Entire Review
It was DEFINITELY worthwhile. I learned more about myself, human nature as a whole, how different cultures relate and differ, and a whole bunch of other things. - Austin College View Entire Review
A student studying abroad with Arcadia: Wollongong - University of Wollongong
Studying in Australia was a very eye-opening experience that made me realize how diverse the world really is. Their culture, although it is said to be somewhat similar to ours, actually seemed very different to me, and I enjoyed learning their customs and the qualities that truly characterize Australia. The Australian people are... - Providence College View Entire Review
I was already independent but now I think that I'm ready for more than that. - Roger Williams University View Entire Review
This trip was 100% worthwhile. I wish everyone could have the study abroad experience. - Providence College View Entire Review
Past Review Epic
Very worthwhile. - Villanova University View Entire Review
I have learned to relax and to cherish each day. To open up and put my self forward to meet new and different people. That I am capable of being independent. - Roger Williams University View Entire Review
I learned a lot about myself while studying abroad. It made me reflect on my life and made me appreciate and think about the everyday things I have and do while in the United States. I missed my family, but it helped teach me how important family and some friends are. - Providence College View Entire Review
I loved study abroad, it was a great break from monotony. It was awesome to be able to travel to many other countries that I otherwise might not have been able to, like Fiji and New Zealand, ad to participate in activities I never thought I would like skydiving, sand boarding, and surfing. I also made some amazing friends. I wis... - Trinity University View Entire Review

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Set among lush grounds and tranquil ponds, Wollongong’s campus offers beautiful views of Mt. Keira and the Pacific Ocean while also providing easy access to Sydney.

Wollongong is a diverse, vibrant institution that is well known for its strength in engineering and materials science. Other academic offerings include Australian history and humanities, robotics, telecommunications, health and computer sciences.

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...

ARCADIA'S APPROACH
Arcadia opens the doors to new experiences, different academic learning, people, cultures and perspectives so you can build your own lifelong learning and memories:


  • Enjoy academic success – earn credit abroad


  • Explore a new world – excursions, activities, events, and so much more!


  • Get to know yourself – gain a new view of the world and your place in it.


  • Rely on us for support – 9 centers in 12 countries worldwide


  • Boost your resume – employers AND graduate schools.

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):
  • Liberal Arts, General Studies
  • Health Professions
  • Computer and Information Sciences
  • Area, Ethnic and Group Studies
  • Communication and Media Studies
  • Creative Writing
  • History
  • Psychology
  • Telecommunications Management
  • Business Administration and Management
Minimum GPA:
2.7
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Arcadia Scholarships

The College of Global Studies at Arcadia has one of the most extensive scholarship programs of any study abroad organization. As a non-profit university, Arcadia aims to help students for whom financial assistance can mean the difference between participation in an Arcadia program and staying home. Eligibility for our scholarships is based on financial need and 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 The College of Global Studies at Arcadia University will be considered for an award.

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