USC student Jedd Wilson studying Japanese at Doshisha University in Japan

Hello! My name is Jedd and I am currently studying the Japanese language at our partner institution  同志社大学 (Doshisha University). From the moment I landed in Japan I immediately knew this was a country that will be very different from Australia. I took a shuttle bus from the airport through Osaka to Kyoto. I arrived … Continue reading USC student Jedd Wilson studying Japanese at Doshisha University in Japan

Myles Kreis studying overseas at Konkuk University in South Korea

I still remember so vividly how I felt when I found out that I was going to be studying, living and undertaking internships in South Korea for 18 months. Having won a competitive and prestigious New Colombo Plan Scholarship, I knew that every part of my life was about to change dramatically. As I had … Continue reading Myles Kreis studying overseas at Konkuk University in South Korea

Nicole Watson, studying overseas at Nagoya University of Foreign Studies (NUFS) in Japan

Hello! My name is Nicole and I am currently participating in the Study Overseas Semester Program 2018 in Nagoya Japan. For the past eight years I have had a dream to study in a foreign country – more specifically Japan. During my earlier high school years, I developed a passion for many different kinds of … Continue reading Nicole Watson, studying overseas at Nagoya University of Foreign Studies (NUFS) in Japan

Braenna studying overseas at Masaryk University in the Czech Republic

Almost one year ago I sat in USC’s international office with the idea of studying abroad. A few weeks later I excitedly signed an agreement to study at Masaryk University in the Czech Republic and booked my plane ticket to the other side of the world. Since then I have had experiences far and varied. … Continue reading Braenna studying overseas at Masaryk University in the Czech Republic

Sinae Southon studying overseas at Niagara University in the US

As I sit here looking back on my semester abroad, I can honestly say that my time at Niagara University was the best in my life. I will admit, in the first few days I felt overwhelmed, lonely and completely out of my depth. But as classes settled in and life-long friendships began to form, … Continue reading Sinae Southon studying overseas at Niagara University in the US

Riley Logan studying overseas at the University of Wyoming in the US

I had never lived out of home before, let alone another country: I didn’t really know what to expect, but I felt both nervous and excited at the same time. I didn’t really know much about Wyoming before the exchange but upon arrival I quickly began learning! The orientation days were great to further understand … Continue reading Riley Logan studying overseas at the University of Wyoming in the US

Oda-Maria and Kajana studying overseas at Konkuk University in Seoul, South Korea

We are two Norwegian students who are studying a complete Business degree at USC. Going into the third year of our program we decided to study abroad for one semester at Konkuk University in Seoul, South Korea. This was for us an interesting choice because we barely knew anything about the country prior to going … Continue reading Oda-Maria and Kajana studying overseas at Konkuk University in Seoul, South Korea

Olivia Rainnie studying overseas at the University of Tennessee in the US

I spent a semester studying at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and it was honestly the best four months of my life! From the moment I arrived on the 16th of August, I knew my exchange was going to be such an amazing experience. I shared a room with another Australia girl from Sydney, … Continue reading Olivia Rainnie studying overseas at the University of Tennessee in the US

Kajana and Oda Maria studying overseas at Santiago de Queretaro in México

We are two students from Norway who are studying a complete Bachelor of Business degree at University of the Sunshine Coast. In our fourth semester of our program, we decided to study abroad for one semester at Tecnológio de Monterrey campus Querétaro in México. Before going to Mexico, most of our friends and family told … Continue reading Kajana and Oda Maria studying overseas at Santiago de Queretaro in México

Jake Morril studying overseas at Doshisha University in Japan

Before coming to Japan I was still on the fence about studying overseas and had made a plan to leave later, however I came into contact with Ben, another student at USC, and he told me about his experiences in Japan and studying at Doshisha University. After hearing his story I immediately went to the … Continue reading Jake Morril studying overseas at Doshisha University in Japan

Frances Carter studying overseas at Rider University in the US

My name is Frances Carter, and I’m a current Psychology student at USC. During the second semester of 2017, I was granted the amazing opportunity to fulfill one of my lifelong dreams of studying in the United States at Rider University, one of the top institutions for Psychology in the country. During my time there, … Continue reading Frances Carter studying overseas at Rider University in the US

Cassidy Macmillan studying overseas at Grand Valley State University in the US

I left Australia searching for some sort of excitement to continue studying, which brought me to Grand Rapids, Michigan. Specifically to Grand Valley State University. Here I lived on campus with three amazing American roommates, making a heap of friends from around the world, and immersing myself into life as a college student. The four … Continue reading Cassidy Macmillan studying overseas at Grand Valley State University in the US

Bonnie studying overseas at the Fulda Hochschule University of Applied Sciences in Germany

Guten Tag! For four months last year I studied social work in the state of Hesse, Germany.  After travelling around Austria for a week at the end of August, I arrived in Fulda, a smallish and lovely old city which has a large cathedral, lots of cafes, and a thriving university. Upon arrival it was … Continue reading Bonnie studying overseas at the Fulda Hochschule University of Applied Sciences in Germany

Julia Straubinger from FH Deggendorf in Germany studying a Diploma in Business at USC Sunshine Coast

Prior to the semester at USC, I had my internship semester and therefore not much time to think about the time in Australia. I realised what I was about to do just when I left the company on my last day and finished packing my stuff for the flight on the next day. After a … Continue reading Julia Straubinger from FH Deggendorf in Germany studying a Diploma in Business at USC Sunshine Coast

Sara De Haan studying Overseas at North Carolina State University in the US

My time in the USA I have just finished a semester studying at North Carolina State University in the United States and I can say it was truly the best six months of my life! If you are tossing up whether or not you should go on exchange, all I can say is just to … Continue reading Sara De Haan studying Overseas at North Carolina State University in the US