Studying in Australia was the best desions I have ever made and the most fun I've ever had. Past Review

By (Enterprenuership, University of North Dakota) for

University of the Sunshine Coast: Queensland - Direct Enrollment & Exchange

What did you gain/learn from your experience abroad? Was it worthwhile?
YES! Best time 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.

Grading and the work load was a lot more difficult abroad as compared to schools in America.

* Host Country Program Administration

On-site administration of your program

most things worked fine, but their were times when they couldn't answer the questions I had. But overall its a great school and beautiful country, full of great people

* Housing:

How satisfied were you with your living arrangements?

Great place, fairly expensive. But I made a lot of amazing friends at Varsity Apartments. The security guards were a little ridiculous, but the place was very safe and fun.

* Food:

amazing food, eat everything you can get your hands on

* Social & Cultural Integration:

How integrated did you feel with the local culture?

heaps of cool events and social gatherings.

* Health Care:

How well were health issues addressed during the program?

* Safety:

everything was fine!

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)

Direct Enrollment/Exchange

* Did you study abroad through an exchange program or did you directly enroll in the foreign university? Direct Enrollment

Other Program Information

* Where did you live?

Select all that apply

  • Apartment
  • Hotel
  • Hostel
* Who did you live with?

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  • International Students

A Look Back

* What do you know now that you wish you knew before going on this program? If your thinking about studying in Australia do it. The people are amazing, the country is amazing, the whole thing is amazing. I guarantee you will enjoy your time abroad!