My name is Sophie Alvsaker, and I studied Bachelor of social science (psychology)/ Bachelor of Criminal Justice at Canisius College, Buffalo, NY for 1 semester. Studying overseas is an incredible experience, it forces you out of your comfort zone and into a culture of new attitudes, values and beliefs. It’s a huge opportunity for personal … Continue reading USC student Sophie Alvsaker studying overseas at Canisius College in Buffalo, NY
Hi, my name is Jessica McKenna and I am a second year student studying a Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) at USC Sunshine Coast. I took my abroad semester at Pace University in New York City. I chose to Study Overseas to experience life in one of the biggest metropolises in the world. The bustling … Continue reading USC student Jessica McKenna studying overseas at Pace University in the US
Hi! My name is Haley Mahony and I am studying Computer Science and Information Security at John Jay College of Criminal Justice in Manhattan, New York. I am from New Jersey, about an hour from New York City. I have always wanted to travel. The experience and growth gained from traveling is something that I … Continue reading Haley Mahony from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York studying at USC Sunshine Coast
Australia, for some time now, has always been my number one travel destination. The kangaroos, the beautiful weather, the Australian accent, and many more made me want to come here. When I found out that I had the opportunity to study abroad at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC), I immediately knew I would … Continue reading Brian Bikram from John Jay College of Criminal Justice, NY studying at USC Sunshine Coast
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. … Continue reading Becca Studying Overseas at Adelphi University in New York
This has been the most incredible year for me. The first half of the year was filled with working, friends, fun, and USC. The second half has been filled with friends, fun, Adelphi University and New York City. It’s been over three months here in New York and I have had a unique experience that … Continue reading Laura studying at Adelphi University in New York
When chatting to friends, family and other people who had already graduated from university, a surprising amount of them confessed that one of their biggest regrets was not taking the opportunity to study overseas. That’s not something I wanted to regret, so I signed up for the Study Overseas program. Between then and now it … Continue reading Hannah Hamer studying at Adelphi University in New York, US
I was expecting it to be cold. It is still summer here at SUNY Fredonia, New York. I’m here just for the Fall Semester, but ‘fall’ hasn’t even started yet! It was the Labor Day long weekend just gone, and we have entered our 3rd week of classes now. Tell you what, classes are quite … Continue reading Anne-Maree studying at State University of New York at Fredonia
It didn't really sink in that I was living and studying in New York until one afternoon a few Norwegian girls that I had met at college (Adelphi University) took me to the rooftop of their apartment in Brooklyn. The sun had just started to set and I found myself looking towards the New York … Continue reading Sophie in New York!
My experience so far studying abroad through the Study Overseas program has been indescribable, but I will try to paint a picture. After a 36-hour journey, I arrived at Buffalo international airport around 9pm, my fatigue slowly turning back into a bubbling excitement. I had finally made my dreams come true, I was now in America! … Continue reading Ashleigh in New York!