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  • Locations: Sydney, Australia
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: KU applicants only
  • Program Cost: Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2020 10/20/2019 ** Rolling Admission 02/13/2020 07/01/2020
IMPORTANT DATE INFORMATION: The start date listed is the on-site arrival date for the program. Students should plan to depart the U.S. on 2/11/20.

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program after a decision has been reached and will be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Type: Exchange Study Abroad Program Coordinator: Renee Frias
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA Eligibility: 2.5 GPA
Open to Non-KU students: No Open to graduate students: Yes
Click here for a definition of this term Fulfills KU Core Advanced Education Goal 4.2 - Culture and Diversity: Yes
Program Description:


Funding your Study Abroad Program

KU Study Abroad can do personalized financial aid and scholarship advising for students.  Please visit 108 Lippincott Hall or call 785-864-3742 to set up an appointment.  KU students who qualify for financial aid in the form of Stafford and/or other loans, Federal Grants, and KU or outside scholarships may apply the aid to the cost of a study abroad program.  
 
KU Study Abroad supplemental scholarships are available to KU degree seeking students. Applications are available online. The scholarship application deadline is March 1 for Summer, March 15th for Fall and Academic Year programs and October 1 for Spring, Winter Break and Spring Break programs.
 
For additional scholarship opportunities visit:  www.studyabroad.ku.edu/other-scholarship-opportunities

 

Application Procedures

All applicants will be required to complete several documents for each study abroad application.  Below is a list of documents that will need to be completed for an application.

        a. Statement of Purpose
        b. Verification of Minimum GPA Requirement
        c. Academic Plan and Approval Form
        d. Portfolio CD (Statement of Purpose, Portfolio of Design Work, Resume)

        e. Autobiography
        f. Official Transcript

        g. 2 Recommendations
        h. Authorization to Release Student Information
        i. Student Conduct Verification

For more detailed information about the application process, please visit our Application Process page.



Program Ratings:
Overall Experience:
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Academic Experiences:
1 2 3 4
Cultural Experience:
1 2 3 4 5
Program Reviews:
Hannah N Lincoln, Spring 2018 Participant
The most rewarding part of the program was learning how to problem solve independently. I've always been an independent person, but not until I was required to navigate and create my own life in an entirely new place (where I knew no one!) did I discover how strong I am.

Spring 2019 Participant
I learned that being forthcoming, welcoming, and having an open mind is the best way to make the most of the experience. Try things that take you out of your comfort zone even if you're scared initally because who knows when you will be back there. So just experience everything while you can because what I have learned that this is a changing experience as a person and it will only be for the best.

Hannah N Lincoln, Spring 2018 Participant
My favorite part of the program was having access to authentic representations of so many different cultures. As many Sydney-siders say, "Nobody from Sydney is from Sydney." I loved being able to have a little taste of many parts of the world.