Visit Popular Local Spots Close To The USC Sunshine Coast Campus

There are many local, but also popular spots just a short bus ride or drive away from campus. Our USC Sunshine Coast (Sippy Downs) campus is lucky to have a bus stop right on campus, and only a 5 minute walk away from our student accommodation options UniCentral, Varsity and The Village. We have listed … Continue reading Visit Popular Local Spots Close To The USC Sunshine Coast Campus

USC student Ellie McLaren studying overseas at Ritsumeikan University in Japan

My name is Ellie McLaren, I have just completed my six-month program learning Japanese at Ritsumeikan University, Kinugasa Campus. I had the opportunity to learn Japanese through the IJL track (Intensive Japanese Language) whilst studying archaeology and heritage. I wanted to be in Kyoto to explore Kansai and be able to study world heritage sites … Continue reading USC student Ellie McLaren studying overseas at Ritsumeikan University in Japan

USC student Kalvin Mitchell studying overseas at the University of Applied Sciences Koblenz – RheinAhr in Germany

Hallo! My name is Kalvin and I’m studying creative writing at USC Sunshine Coast. Right now, I’m studying overseas at the RheinAhrCampus In Germany. I live in a little town called Remagen, which is on the glorious River Rhein. Coming to Germany was a surprise because I couldn’t have planned it. When I was volunteering … Continue reading USC student Kalvin Mitchell studying overseas at the University of Applied Sciences Koblenz – RheinAhr in Germany

USC student Luke Booker studying overseas at Akita International University in Japan

Hi! My name’s Luke and I’m a third-year student studying a Bachelor of Business (Human Resource Management). Having just experienced a semester abroad in Japan, there are lots of amazing things to share! I remember hearing about the Study Overseas program and instantly deciding it was an opportunity too good to miss. I chose Japan … Continue reading USC student Luke Booker studying overseas at Akita International University in Japan

USC student Alex Davies studying overseas at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences in Sogn and Fjordane

I travelled to Norway at the end of July, and spent about 5 months living in Sogndal, Norway, which lies on the Sognefjord. I studied at HVL doing the course Outdoor Education and Nordic Friluftsliv. I’ve always wanted to go to Norway growing up, and this seemed like the greatest excuse ever to experience a … Continue reading USC student Alex Davies studying overseas at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences in Sogn and Fjordane

USC student Daniel Chilly studying overseas at the University of Applied Sciences Fulda in Germany

My name is Daniel Chilly, I am currently studying a Bachelor of Social Work/Criminology & Justice. I participated in theStudy Overseas program during the winter of 2019, September to December, at University of Applied Sciences Fulda, Germany. I chose to study at this university as it had a set International Social Work Course that offered an … Continue reading USC student Daniel Chilly studying overseas at the University of Applied Sciences Fulda in Germany

International Welcome Day & Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour – Semester 1, 2020!

Check out some of the photos from the International Welcome Day & Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour! Wildlife HQ visited us - you can check out their Instagram or visit them here. The AdventureDudes were here and have some awesome trips this semester, check them out here! Keen on skydiving? Check out Skydive Australia!  Student Guild … Continue reading International Welcome Day & Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour – Semester 1, 2020!

USC student Jessica McKenna studying overseas at Pace University in the US

Hi, my name is Jessica McKenna and I am a second year student studying a Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) at USC Sunshine Coast. I took my abroad semester at Pace University in New York City. I chose to Study Overseas to experience life in one of the biggest metropolises in the world. The bustling … Continue reading USC student Jessica McKenna studying overseas at Pace University in the US

Upcoming events on the Sunshine Coast that you don’t want to miss out on this semester!

Sunshine Coast offers some great events throughout every semester and we have collected a few of these here on our blog. Make sure to check them out, and we guarantee you, there's something for everyone! 1. Sunshine Coast Dessert Festival  Details Sat, 15 Feb, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Aussie World 1 Downunder Drive, Palmview … Continue reading Upcoming events on the Sunshine Coast that you don’t want to miss out on this semester!

Top 10 Photos from our International Students in 2019

In 2019, we have had a record year with over 500 photos tagged with @USC.International & #USCInternational on Instagram. Here are some of our favourites!     10. @maggi95 visited the beautiful Glass House Mountains while studying at USC. Just a 20 minute drive from USC Sunshine Coast, and we assume the view was worth … Continue reading Top 10 Photos from our International Students in 2019

15 Australian Music Festivals You Need To Experience At Least Once

Featured image: Bianca Holderness There are so many festivals in Australia that you should check out, with everything from genres such as electro, rock, dubstep, pop and indie music! We have put together a list of 15 festivals in Australia that we believe you should check out whilst studying! 1. The Big Pineapple Festival - … Continue reading 15 Australian Music Festivals You Need To Experience At Least Once

International Ceremony of Completion Semester 1, 2019

🎓 International Ceremony of Completion Semester 1, 2019 🎓 On Monday 25th of June 2019, USC International held the International Ceremony of Completion which is a celebration for International students who are due to complete their Award program at USC. It is a ceremonial event held at USC's Sippy Downs campus and is offered in addition … Continue reading International Ceremony of Completion Semester 1, 2019

Jannik from University FH Wedel, Germany studying at USC!

  For my third Master semester I decided to say "Goodbye" to cold Germany and escape to sunny Australia. I was even happier with my decision when I found out about the USC´s Double Degree Program. By only completing one semester in Australia I would be able to get a full Masters degree in addition … Continue reading Jannik from University FH Wedel, Germany studying at USC!