Tassie! Past Review

By (Psychology & Music, University of Wisconsin - LaCrosse) for

University of Tasmania: Hobart - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
Best experience of my life

Personal Information

How much international exposure did you have prior to this program? 0-2 weeks

Review Your Program

* Overall educational experience

Academic rigor, intensity, resources, etc.

A lot more of the work I did was on my own, which I kind of enjoyed!

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

It was nice to be picked up from the airport and have a lot of information provided while I was there

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

Had a blast living with other international students, made life-long friends!

* Food:

Cooked my own food

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

Traveling to places other than Tassie: Cairns, Victoria, Northing Territory, New South Wales, New Zealand

* 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)

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Other
* Who did you live with?

Select all that apply

  • International Students

A Look Back

* What did you like most about the program?
  • Adventure Program at the start
* What could be improved?
  • nothing


Thanks, Ashley, for leaving a review of your time abroad! We'll be sure to take your comments into consideration for students going abroad in the future. We're glad you loved Australia!

Anonymous April 19, 2012