Onella Barthelot studying a Bachelor of Social Work at USC Hervey Bay

Hello, My name is Onella Barthelot. I’m from a small multicultural country called Sri Lanka. I moved to Australia on the 17th of February 2020 and have been living in Hervey Bay for a year. Though, adjusting to a new environment has been a challenge amidst the ongoing pandemic, my academic journey has been great … Continue reading Onella Barthelot studying a Bachelor of Social Work at USC Hervey Bay

USC Alumni Max Peters from Germany: Leading The Way Into A Corporate Position

Max Peters from Germany (Philipps-Universität, Marburg) studied a Graduate Diploma in Public Relations back in 2010-11 at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). Since then, Max has gained a position as a Senior Manager overlooking the Corporate Responsibility at Cosnova who focuses on colour cosmetics, brands and essence, aiming to develop products more sustainably regarding health, the environment and … Continue reading USC Alumni Max Peters from Germany: Leading The Way Into A Corporate Position

Amira Eissa from Salve Regina University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Amira Eissa, Bachelor degree in Psychology and Marketing, from Westchester, New York When applying to USC, the application process was simple and straightforward given that my home school, Salve Regina University, is sister schools with USC. After applying and being accepted, Salve began its preparation stage of studying abroad (exchange) by giving me plenty of … Continue reading Amira Eissa from Salve Regina University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Bekira Rabinowitz from Canisius College in the US studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

Hello! My name is Bekira Rabinowitz and I’m a senior at Canisius College in Buffalo, New York studying Animal Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation. Even before I started my college journey, I knew I wanted to study abroad in Australia. This semester I was finally able to live that dream at the University of the Sunshine … Continue reading Bekira Rabinowitz from Canisius College in the US studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

Camilla Ingebrigtsen from Norway studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Hi! My name is Camilla, I’m from Norway and in July 2019 my best friend and I packed our bags and moved to Australia to study at The University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). I was supposed to study at USC for a full year but thanks to COVID-19, I had to return to Norway … Continue reading Camilla Ingebrigtsen from Norway studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Cassandra Kull from Canisius College in the US studying a Diploma in Outdoor Environmental Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

Cassandra Kull studying a Diploma in Outdoor Environmental Studies, from New York, USA. How was the application process? The majority of my application process was completed with help from my home institution (Canisius College). There is a lot of paperwork that needs to be completed before you are able to go abroad, but it was … Continue reading Cassandra Kull from Canisius College in the US studying a Diploma in Outdoor Environmental Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

Raphaela Marcella Alda from WU Vienna studying a Diploma in Business at USC Sunshine Coast

Hello, my name is Raphaela Marcella Alda and I graduated in Economics from USC. Through my business studies at the Vienna University of Economics and Business Administration (WU) and the help of my parents, I had the opportunity to spend my semester abroad at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). Before I travelled to … Continue reading Raphaela Marcella Alda from WU Vienna studying a Diploma in Business at USC Sunshine Coast

Niklaus Hess from Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU) in Switzerland studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hi there, I’m Nik from Switzerland. I study Business Engineering | Innovation at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU). Here at the USC, I did the Diploma in Business within one semester as part of my bachelor’s degree in Switzerland.   The USC is a partner university of the HSLU in Switzerland. Due … Continue reading Niklaus Hess from Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts (HSLU) in Switzerland studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Nicole Ruhl from the University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer in Germany studying a Diploma in Business at USC Sunshine Coast

Hello everybody, My name is Nicole Ruhl. I am from Weyhe in Germany and I’m currently studying a Diploma in Business at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). My home university, the University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer, is a partner university of USC. Back home I am studying International Business Administration. Studying at USC … Continue reading Nicole Ruhl from the University of Applied Sciences Emden/Leer in Germany studying a Diploma in Business at USC Sunshine Coast

Chelsea Keister from Shippensburg University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

My name is Chelsea Keister and I am studying Biology at Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania (USA). I made the decision to take a semester away from home to go down under at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC), and it was the best decision of my life. My university at home offered me a … Continue reading Chelsea Keister from Shippensburg University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

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

Magnus & Celin from Norway: 9 Things To Do While Isolating!

Hey guys! This is Magnus and Celin, a 20 year old couple from Norway, studying here at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) for three years. Magnus started his Bachelor of Design (Game Design), and Celin started her Bachelor of Communication (Social Media) this semester. We both love to travel, and studying here at … Continue reading Magnus & Celin from Norway: 9 Things To Do While Isolating!

Teresa Fuchs from the University of Applied Sciences for Management & Communication Vienna studying a Diploma in Business at USC Sunshine Coast

Hi there! My name is Teresa, I’m 22 years old and I am from Italy. Back home I am studying Management & Entrepreneurship at the FH Wien der WKW in Vienna. Here at USC Sunshine Coast, I did a Diploma in Business for one semester. For years I’ve dreamed about travelling to Australia, and when … Continue reading Teresa Fuchs from the University of Applied Sciences for Management & Communication Vienna studying a Diploma in Business at USC Sunshine Coast

Martin Stadlmayer from the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

Hello, my name is Martin and I’m from the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria. I’m studying Mechanical Engineering and I will complete my bachelor next year. Why I choose Australia? Because it’s one of the most beautiful countries in the world. We are three mates form Austria who decided to study on the University … Continue reading Martin Stadlmayer from the University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

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!