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
How ya goin’ mate? My name is Steven Ranweiler, and I’m visiting from Minnesota in the United States. Back home I’m studying visual arts education, and this semester abroad has been an incredible opportunity to explore more subjects and expand my horizons! I've dreamt of visiting Australia for years and the study abroad partnership between my home … Continue reading Steven Ranweiler from Minnesota State University – Moorhead in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast
Beep beep! *Benz Alonzo about to park!* Hey there - I’m Sairah Benz Alonzo. Feel free to call me Benz (yes, just like the car Mercedes-Benz). I accomplished my bachelor’s degree in University of Asia and the Pacific, Philippines. Currently, I’m taking up my master’s degree in Business Administration at the University of the Sunshine … Continue reading Sairah Benz Alonzo from the Philippines (AMS BridgeBlue) studying a Master of Business Administration at USC Sunshine Coast
Hi everyone, My name is Charlotte Malgrange and I am a 21-year-old French student studying here at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). When I found out that my university back in France (INSEEC Lyon) had a partnership with USC, I immediately knew I had to apply. Living in Australia had been one of … Continue reading Charlotte Malgrange from INSEEC Lyon in France studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast
Favourite course during my study abroad semester My name is Helene, and I am currently studying a bachelor’s degree of Nature Based Tourism and Nature Guiding at the Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL Sogndal). I have always wanted to study abroad, but the last time I had the opportunity I didn’t dare to take … Continue reading Helene Skaane Osmundsen from Western Norway University of Applied Sciences (HVL) studying at USC Sunshine Coast
G’day Mates! My name is Brianna Tabit and I am from Michigan in the United States. Through a partnership with my home university, Grand Valley State University, I was able to spend the last semester studying at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). As my time is coming to an end, I have come … Continue reading Brianna Tabit from Grand Valley State University in the US: 10 Things International Students Will Miss After Leaving USC!
Hi, my name is Christina Carlmar Bøifot and I’m from Norway. I am studying at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC) for a year. I’m studying different media courses and getting a Diploma in General Studies. I got some help from a Norwegian education agency to start my studies her at USC and they … Continue reading Christina Bøifot from Norway studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast
Forecast announced a sunny weekend, as usual for more than 300 days a year on the sunshine coast. We decide, after 3 weeks in Australia, to organize our first “true” adventure. A few researches quickly led us toward the Great Sandy National Park, 150km North of our position. This 200 000 km2, including the famous … Continue reading Exploring Double Island with Thomas & Auriane from The School of Industrial Biotechnology (EBI) in France
Hi everyone, My name is Michelle I am a student from Austria. I was lucky enough to spend one semester at USC to do my semester abroad. USC is a partner University from FH Steyr, where I study back home in Austria. I have chosen USC as it has an excellent reputation and offered every … Continue reading Michelle Reinhardt from Upper Austria University of Applied Sciences studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast
I arrived at Brisbane airport on the 13th of July 2016, in the middle of the night, alone and full of worries. When I arrived at Varsity, the accommodation I rented, my first reaction was “What an earth am I doing here?”. I fell asleep in a bed that wasn’t even mine, wondering what … Continue reading Iona Casta from PSB Paris School of Business in France studying at USC Sunshine Coast
G’day, My name is Benny, I’m 26 and study International Business in Germany. The last two semesters of my Bachelor degree have been at USC and therefore in Queensland, Australia. Studying here is totally different from the system back in Germany as in addition to the regular lectures there are tutorials for every subject. Furthermore … Continue reading Benjamin Koberstein from the University of Applied Sciences Landshut in Germany studying a Bachelor of Business at USC Sunshine Coast
It has definitely been the best decision of my life to study abroad in Australia. I was one of the first Master students of my home university who went to the USC and had the chance of doing a double degree during the exchange semester. Therefore, compared to the Bachelor exchange students, I was unsure, … Continue reading Christina from FH Wien in Austria studying at USC!
The time at the University of the Sunshine Coast was the best time of my studies. The USC is a partner university of my home university (University of Applied Sciences Ansbach). That's why it was pretty easy for me to organise my semester abroad. The University of the Sunshine Coast has a lovely campus and … Continue reading Alexa from HS Ansbach studying at USC!
My semester abroad at the University of the Sunshine Coast was one of the greatest experiences I had during my studies. I chose the "Diploma in General" instead of the normal Study Abroad program, which gave me a final certificate from USC. For the Diploma I had to take four courses. Due to the many … Continue reading Andreas from FH Furtwangen in Germany Studying at USC!
Studying one semester at University of the Sunshine Coast was the best and most interesting, but also sometimes a challenging time of my studies. At my home university in Germany, our assessments were mainly exams and presentations. Becoming adjusted to the assignments at the USC and in particular writing in academical English, took some time and was … Continue reading Vanessa Knefeli from HS Worms in Germany studying at USC Sunshine Coast
University of the Sunshine Coast, when I first heard the name I immediately fell in love with it and my choice was made. It is the perfect place for me to finish my studies, improving my English skills and discover the nature and culture of a beautiful country. I am studying business on a … Continue reading Thomas from Switzerland studying at USC