Past Review

By (Psychobiology, SUNY - Binghamton) for

Griffith University: Brisbane - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Yes it was great.

Personal Information

The term and year this program took place: Fall 2009

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

Work was easier.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

Well organized, laid back

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

Cozy <br /><br /> Stayed at Griffith Uni Village. It was cool.

* Food:

Chips and gravy.

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

Very good.

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

Very safe.

If you could do it all over again would you choose the same program? Yes


* Money: How easily were you able to live on a student's budget?

(1 = not very easy/$200+ on food & personal expenses/week, 2.5 = $100/week, 5 = very easily/minimal cost)

Not including program expenses, about how much money did you spend on food and other expenses each week? 100
Do you have any general money-saving tips for future study abroad participants? Bring lots of money.


Language acquisition improvement?

It was australia.. they speak english

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
* Who did you take classes with?

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  • Local Students

A Look Back

* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? Bring lots of money