USC student Samuel Morrison studying overseas at Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan

As part of my International Studies degree at USC, I was lucky enough to be able to spend a full year at Doshisha University in the beautiful and historic city of Kyoto, Japan. During the past two semesters, I have been able to take daily Japanese classes, as well as select interesting and relevant electives such as Education in Japan (taught in Japanese!) which will … Continue reading USC student Samuel Morrison studying overseas at Doshisha University in Kyoto, Japan

5 Travel Destinations from the Sunshine Coast Airport

On the Sunshine Coast we have the Maroochydore Airport (MCY) that offers cheap flights around Australia, enabling you to visit places that’s on your bucket list in your study break. Airlines such as Qantas, Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand often offers cheap tickets for you as a student wanting to explore and travel. Here are some of our favourite destinations! Featured Image: Anne Gibson, http://www.nzherald.co.nz 1. Melbourne … Continue reading 5 Travel Destinations from the Sunshine Coast Airport

Eike Stau from the University of Regensburg in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hi, my name is Eike and I usually study political science in Regensburg, Germany. However, I am currently studying at USC as an international student. But now that my semester abroad is coming to an end it is time for a little review. During my preparations for the semester, the search for an apartment was of course at the top of my list. Fortunately, there … Continue reading Eike Stau from the University of Regensburg in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Thomas Loft from Denmark: 6 good reasons «not» to study at USC 😅

Thomas Loft from Denmark is studying a Bachelor of International Business at USC Sunshine Coast and wants to give you; 6 good reasons «not» to study at USC 🙉 1.    You get new best friends who you may never see again During your time at USC you will meet so many incredible new people and without a doubt make friends for life. Whether you meet … Continue reading Thomas Loft from Denmark: 6 good reasons «not» to study at USC 😅

Jessica Matt from Augsburg University of Applied Sciences in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hey everyone, My name is Jessi, I am 22 years old and I am from Germany. Back home, I am studying International Management at the University of Applied Sciences in Ausgsburg. At the moment, however, I am studying here at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC), in Australia. I was offered the wonderful opportunity to do a double degree and stay in Australia for … Continue reading Jessica Matt from Augsburg University of Applied Sciences in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Jessica Mulligan from Montclair State University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Hey everyone! My name is Jessica Mulligan and I’m a junior at Montclair State University in the United States. I spent my junior year spring semester studying abroad at the University of the Sunshine Coast. I have always dreamed about going to Australia one day and I was lucky enough to come study here for 5 months. I have had the best times in Australia … Continue reading Jessica Mulligan from Montclair State University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Amelie Hoffrén from Sweden studying a Bachelor of Criminology and Justice at USC Sunshine Coast

My name is Amelie Hoffrén and I am a Swedish international student at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). I am doing a three-year-long bachelor degree of Criminology and Justice, minoring in Sociology. I moved here just after I graduated high school so I have no experience of Swedish Universities, but I imagine that they are quite different from USC. In June 2016 I … Continue reading Amelie Hoffrén from Sweden studying a Bachelor of Criminology and Justice at USC Sunshine Coast

Clemence Mataruse from Zimbabwe studying a Master of Professional Accounting at USC SouthBank

My journey to Brisbane, Australia started in June of 2018 with a simple visit to the Koala Education Centre (my agency) in Eastlea, Harare, Zimbabwe. A friendly staff member (Kundai) sat down with me for a good consultation where I was given all the information I needed to get ready, and all the documents required for my application. Furthermore, she gave me various information about … Continue reading Clemence Mataruse from Zimbabwe studying a Master of Professional Accounting at USC SouthBank

Michaela Hasbrouck from Goucher College in the US studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

My name is Michaela, and I studied abroad this semester at the University of the Sunshine Coast.  I am originally from the East Coast of the United States, and had never left the continent before coming here.  I was nervous, excited, and totally in awe at this opportunity.  Reflecting back, having the chance to explore has been the most amazing aspect of this experience. Hiking … Continue reading Michaela Hasbrouck from Goucher College in the US studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

Laura Salfer from Kempten University of Applied Sciences in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Studying at the University of the Sunshine Coast was fun. My classes definitely kept me busy with reports, presentations and tests throughout the semester and gave me the opportunity to learn a lot. Besides going to the actual lectures and tutorials I took advantage of USC’s study support offers such as workshops and drop-in sessions which helped me complete my assessment tasks. The Sunshine Coast … Continue reading Laura Salfer from Kempten University of Applied Sciences in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

USC student Samantha Dale studying overseas at IDRAC Lyon in France

Coming to France was probably one of the biggest transitions in my life. I’m not sure how, or when, or why, but the decision to pack up my life, ship myself off, and change what I know as normal, was one that wasn’t taken lightly. From everything from the stay in my new city, the studies, and my relationships with students, everything has been a … Continue reading USC student Samantha Dale studying overseas at IDRAC Lyon in France

Kaja Øyen and Kristine Røssland from HVL Sogndal in Norway studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hello! Our names are Kaja and Kristine. We are from Norway and have been studying economics at HVL for three and a half years. This last semester we studied abroad at the University of the Sunshine Coast to finish our double degree. We chose this university primarily because HVL and USC are collaborating. This way we got a lot of information, had a contact person … Continue reading Kaja Øyen and Kristine Røssland from HVL Sogndal in Norway studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Haley Mahony from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hi! My name is Haley Mahony and I am studying Computer Science and Information Security at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in Manhattan, New York. I am from New Jersey, about an hour from New York City. I have always wanted to travel. The experience and growth gained from traveling is something that I reach for. While studying I have always wanted to study … Continue reading Haley Mahony from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Johanna Fuersattel from OTH Regensburg in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hey guys, my name is Johanna and I’m studying European Business at OTH Regensburg in Germany. Part of my bachelors’ program is the fantastic opportunity to do a double degree program at the University of the Sunshine Coast for one year. I am currently finishing my second and last semester here and I couldn’t be more grateful for everything I experienced and the amazing people … Continue reading Johanna Fuersattel from OTH Regensburg in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Vera Trutmann from the University of Applied Sciences in Chur, Switzerland studying at USC Sunshine Coast

I am currently studying Tourism at the University of Applied Sciences in Chur, Switzerland. My university has a partnership with the University of the Sunshine Coast, where students are able to study in Australia for a year and graduate with an additional Bachelor. Thankfully, I got accepted for the double degree program and here I am. The USC campus is located in Sippy Downs and … Continue reading Vera Trutmann from the University of Applied Sciences in Chur, Switzerland studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Karina Russell from Millersville University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

The time has now come and gone in the blink of an eye. For what felt like forever, I was dreaming of my study abroad here in Australia. It seems like just yesterday I was in PA packing my bags for my big adventure. Here I am now, packing up my room at UniCentral to wrap up my five month Aussie experience. To be honest, … Continue reading Karina Russell from Millersville University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast