Samira Davis from Manhattanville College in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Tjena! My name is Samira Davis! I was born in Brooklyn, New York but raised in Stockholm, Sweden. My university back home in New York, Manhattanville College was able to give me the opportunity to become an International student for one semester here at USC. I’m studying for a Diploma in General Studies. University of … Continue reading Samira Davis from Manhattanville College in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Jessica Mulligan from Montclair State University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Hey everyone! My name is Jessica Mulligan and I’m a junior at Montclair State University in the United States. I spent my junior year spring semester studying abroad at the University of the Sunshine Coast. I have always dreamed about going to Australia one day and I was lucky enough to come study here for … Continue reading Jessica Mulligan from Montclair State University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Michaela Hasbrouck from Goucher College in the US studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

My name is Michaela, and I studied abroad this semester at the University of the Sunshine Coast.  I am originally from the East Coast of the United States, and had never left the continent before coming here.  I was nervous, excited, and totally in awe at this opportunity.  Reflecting back, having the chance to explore … Continue reading Michaela Hasbrouck from Goucher College in the US studying a Diploma in General Studies at USC Sunshine Coast

Haley Mahony from John Jay College of Criminal Justice in New York studying at USC Sunshine Coast

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

Karina Russell from Millersville University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

The time has now come and gone in the blink of an eye. For what felt like forever, I was dreaming of my study abroad here in Australia. It seems like just yesterday I was in PA packing my bags for my big adventure. Here I am now, packing up my room at UniCentral to … Continue reading Karina Russell from Millersville University in the US studying abroad at USC Sunshine Coast

Alexa Gold from Towson University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Leaving home to become a freshman in college, sets up a set of nerves. Freshman year going from New York to Maryland was unbelievably rough, especially to be away from home and not knowing anyone. However, making new friends and starting over, always gives me butterflies in my stomach. Coming abroad, I thought it would … Continue reading Alexa Gold from Towson University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Mikayla Murphy from Bryant University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hello everyone, my name is Mikayla Murphy and I am from Boston Massachuetts, USA. I have always had the dream of studying abroad in Australia and USC made that possible. Throughout my semester here I have met amazing people, taken interesting classes and gotten to travel the world. Taking this trifecta, I have been able … Continue reading Mikayla Murphy from Bryant University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Rylie Malm from the University of Idaho studying at USC Sunshine Coast

I have learned a lot from my experience abroad, not just in my field of study but also about myself. My road to get where I am now was not easy. I was and still am constantly having to overcome barriers I didn’t know where there. I found that instead of fighting these hang-ups and … Continue reading Rylie Malm from the University of Idaho studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Jenna Dean from Rider University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hi! My name is Jenna Dean and I am studying abroad here at USC through Rider University, New Jersey. I am studying to become an Elementary School teacher! Since I’m only here for one semester, I have hit the ground running trying to see everything Australia has to offer. My favourite place to explore around … Continue reading Jenna Dean from Rider University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Lita Keller from Niagara University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

I did an exchange semester at the University of the Sunshine Coast from July to November 2017. From my four-month study abroad experience in Australia, I have learned so much about myself, made new friends and experienced new adventures! During my time at USC, I lived with an Australian guy and a German girl. I … Continue reading Lita Keller from Niagara University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

USC student Abby Hannah studying overseas at Millersville University in the US

On the 16th August, I took a flight from Brisbane to Los Angeles which was the beginning of five months away from the place I called home. After spending a few days in LA, I left the West Coast and began my journey to a small city called Lancaster in Pennsylvania. In Lancaster, about 15 … Continue reading USC student Abby Hannah studying overseas at Millersville University in the US

Connor Wills from Pace University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Hi, my name is Connor Wills, and I’m studying Applied Psychology and Human Relations at Pace University in New York. I spent my fall semester in 2017 at University of the Sunshine Coast- semester 2 for the Australian universities. I decided to apply just before the application deadline, so my experience was a whirlwind of … Continue reading Connor Wills from Pace University in the US studying at USC Sunshine Coast

Tina Haagensen studying overseas at the University of Wyoming in the US

Last semester, I travelled across the pond to the United States of America and spent a semester at the University of Wyoming. Before the semester started I explored the east coast together with one of my American friends. We met when she did her semester abroad at USC in 2016 and have kept in touch … Continue reading Tina Haagensen studying overseas at the University of Wyoming in the US

Sinae Southon studying overseas at Niagara University in the US

As I sit here looking back on my semester abroad, I can honestly say that my time at Niagara University was the best in my life. I will admit, in the first few days I felt overwhelmed, lonely and completely out of my depth. But as classes settled in and life-long friendships began to form, … Continue reading Sinae Southon studying overseas at Niagara University in the US

Olivia Rainnie studying overseas at the University of Tennessee in the US

I spent a semester studying at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville and it was honestly the best four months of my life! From the moment I arrived on the 16th of August, I knew my exchange was going to be such an amazing experience. I shared a room with another Australia girl from Sydney, … Continue reading Olivia Rainnie studying overseas at the University of Tennessee in the US

Frances Carter studying overseas at Rider University in the US

My name is Frances Carter, and I’m a current Psychology student at USC. During the second semester of 2017, I was granted the amazing opportunity to fulfill one of my lifelong dreams of studying in the United States at Rider University, one of the top institutions for Psychology in the country. During my time there, … Continue reading Frances Carter studying overseas at Rider University in the US