Sara Studying Overseas at California State University, Monterey Bay

  I am now 3 days out of my semester abroad in an apartment in New York, reflecting on what has been an unforgettable adventure. My overseas study experience began and finished in California, at California State University, Monterey Bay. I arrived in San Francisco on the 10th of January 2017. As the semester didn’t begin till the 20th of January, I spent a week … Continue reading Sara Studying Overseas at California State University, Monterey Bay

Nicole Studying Overseas at Goucher College

My time at Goucher… …has been amazing! Being international student already at USC I felt pretty prepared for most things. A good thing about Goucher is their InterConnect program that we were fortunate enough to be the first ones to be a part of. The program introduces you to the different things you might go through your time here and where you can turn for … Continue reading Nicole Studying Overseas at Goucher College

Kate Studying Overseas at Millikin University, Illinois

  As I am sitting here reflecting on my experience overseas I have so many emotions running through me. Being here in America is so surreal and I find myself every day finding it hard to believe I am actually here. It’s true what Ferris Bueller said “Life moves pretty fast. If you don’t stop and look around once in a while, you could miss … Continue reading Kate Studying Overseas at Millikin University, Illinois

Grace Studying Overseas at Rider University in New Jersey

  Putting into words the journey you so deeply embark on when studying abroad is difficult. I always knew that I wanted to study abroad but I never thought it would actually turn into a reality. Stepping out of New York’s JFK airport on the 30th of August at 10.30 pm I was greeted by Rider University’s Study abroad staff and taken in a mini … Continue reading Grace Studying Overseas at Rider University in New Jersey

Charles studying overseas at University of Mississippi

During my final day as a student in Oxford, Mississippi, I exited Ventress Hall and stood awestruck. Aesthetically, the architecture of Ole Miss’s Liberal Arts College sits somewhere in-between Schloss Neuschwanstei and the mind of Walt Disney. Perhaps the most peculiar quality of Ventress Hall is that, despite its diligent preservation and staggering form, it aligns perfectly with the attitude of Ole Miss, as well … Continue reading Charles studying overseas at University of Mississippi

Bec studying overseas in the United States of America

  I am a recently graduated science student, majoring in sustainability. My passions lie in sustainable agriculture and environmental conservation. In order to gain additional  ‘real world’ experience in this area, I accepted the offer to study abroad during the second-last semester of my undergraduate degree. So in 2015, I  undertook  two work-place learning courses (WPL310, WPL311) in the United States of America. The first … Continue reading Bec studying overseas in the United States of America

Becca Studying Overseas at Adelphi University in New York

I still can’t remember the reason why I chose to study overseas. Something compelled me to leave my comfort zone of the Sunshine Coast and take a leap of faith. Don’t get me wrong, I miss everything about Australia, but over the past 13 weeks, New York has definitely become my home away from home. When I first hopped off the plane I was a … Continue reading Becca Studying Overseas at Adelphi University in New York

Georgia studying overseas at the University Of Massachusetts Boston

UMASS BOSTON EXCHANGE After several months of contemplating whether or not to study overseas, I finally listened to my gut and put in an application to study at The University Of Massachusetts Boston. Unsure if I was ready to commit to the decision with the fear of such a big change, I was accepted and I instantly knew I was meant to go. Being such … Continue reading Georgia studying overseas at the University Of Massachusetts Boston

Benjamin from Concordia College Studying at USC

Exchange Student:  Benjamin a Norwegian student from Concordia College-Moorhead in the USA decided to explore a little more of the world by studying business at the University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia for a Study Abroad Semester.  Name: Benjamin Age: 23 Field of study: Business Management   About the place of study How did you decide that this is where you wanted to go? I began … Continue reading Benjamin from Concordia College Studying at USC

Codi from USA studying abroad at USC

Codi Johns, Spring 2015, I had always wanted to study abroad and growing up in the Minnesota, North Dakota area really drove me to choose a warm, sunny country to study in. When I first arrived at the Sunshine Coast I was overwhelmed and didn’t know what to think. Thankfully, everybody in the International Office and throughout the University were very helpful and welcoming. Not … Continue reading Codi from USA studying abroad at USC

Mari Studying at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

My name is Mari and I am currently doing a study exchange in Tennessee. It’s an awesome place and I hope that some of you are able to come here and experience some of the things I did. At the moment I have only been here for four weeks but it is the biggest adventure I ever did. The people here are incredibly friendly and … Continue reading Mari Studying at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Alice studying at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

It’s great to be a Tennessee VOL Doing a semester abroad offers so much more than just the opportunity to study in a different country. The things that I learnt about myself, other cultures and countries are endless. Studying abroad offers the opportunity to explore new places, meet people from all over the world and really begin to understand your own sense of individuality. I … Continue reading Alice studying at The University of Tennessee, Knoxville

Olivia Studying at Niagara University

10 things I learnt quickly after arriving at Niagara University: I had finally made my dream come true and hadn’t been so excited and nervous at the same time I had never been so cold in all my life Niagara Falls and the Canadian border really are just down the road from campus. It is easy to forget you actually have to study and go … Continue reading Olivia Studying at Niagara University

USC student who studied in Germany on exchange goes to the U.S.A for reunion!

  Going on the Study Overseas program on exchange to Germany has by far been my best experience whilst studying at USC. I studied at the University of Mannheim during semester two of my second year in 2013. During this time I was able to make some great friendships with people from North and South America, Europe and Australia. Keeping in touch with everyone proved … Continue reading USC student who studied in Germany on exchange goes to the U.S.A for reunion!

Amy in the USA

  I’m doing my semester abroad at Louisiana State University in southern USA and I’m having the time of my life! Louisiana is known for their ‘southern hospitality’ because the people here are so friendly and go out of their way to make your visit a memorable one. LSU is situated in a college town where everything is designed for students. There is always something … Continue reading Amy in the USA