Karen Pickering studying overseas at the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein in Austria

Guten tag from Austria! My name is Karen, I’m a mature age student on exchange here in Kufstein; what a wonderful and unique place this is!  The university is in the centre of this small historic town and the student residence is only 15 minutes’ walk along the picturesque riverside boardwalk and shopping for food and … Continue reading Karen Pickering studying overseas at the University of Applied Sciences Kufstein in Austria

Ruan Stuyding Overseas at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Switzerland

My Abroad semester thus far has been outstanding and unequivocally the best semester overall. Switzerland is like no other country the life quality is unparalleled and the air quality is so fresh and clean. My experience over here has been amazing and the people at the university are extremely well organized and friendly.  In Switzerland … Continue reading Ruan Stuyding Overseas at Lucerne University of Applied Sciences and Arts, Switzerland

Bridget Studying Overseas at Sogn og Fjordane University College in Norway

Friluftsliv in Norway!  Where to begin… Three months ago I began my journey from the beautiful beaches of the sunshine coast all the way to the mountains and fjords of Sogndal. Sogndal is a student town in the middle of Norway; it is surrounded by snow caped mountains and over looks the beautiful fjord of … Continue reading Bridget Studying Overseas at Sogn og Fjordane University College in Norway

Jason studying at I-SHOU University in Taiwan

“Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.” -Bruce Lee I’ve always had a strong interest in Asian culture, more specifically Chinese culture. I figured, “What better time then now to travel over there and study at one of our partner universities”. It’s a massive jump from the Chinese … Continue reading Jason studying at I-SHOU University in Taiwan

Alice studying at The University of Tennessee – Knoxville in the US

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 … Continue reading Alice studying at The University of Tennessee – Knoxville in the US

Olivia Bryant Studying Overseas at Niagara University in the US

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 … Continue reading Olivia Bryant Studying Overseas at Niagara University in the US

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

The Hardest Part Of Traveling No One Talks About

Article and concept taken from Kellie Donnelly a PR student living in Indiana and navigating the awkward post-college years. It is always awe-inspiring to hear all the amazing stories our USC GO Program students have had overseas. However, there is one side to the GO Program experience that fails to get a mention…how you feel once you’ve … Continue reading The Hardest Part Of Traveling No One Talks About