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  • Locations: Sydney, Australia
  • Program Terms: Fall, Spring
  • Restrictions: AU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
  • Dates / Deadlines
Fact Sheet:
Minimum G.P.A.: 3.0 Program Option: AU Partner University / Exchange
Language of Instruction: English Language Prerequisite: No foreign language background required
Housing: Residence Hall, Student-Arranged Minimum Class Standing: Sophomore
AU School or College: School of Art & Design
Program Description:


§ The University of Sydney is ranked #2 of the universities in Australia, and # 45 in the world, according to US News & World Report Best Global Universities Rankings.
§ Ranked 1st for best student experience and campus culture in Australia.
§  Orientation and arrival sessions, as well as ongoing activities, are provided to help you find your feet in Sydney, navigate the university and meet fellow students.
§ More than 200 clubs and societies, including 26 cultural groups; there are museums, art galleries, and libraries and 4 live performance spaces.


Sydney College of Arts is located in Sydney, home to beautiful golden beaches, world-class museums and art galleries, delicious fresh food, and a calendar of exciting events and festivals. Sydney ranks second in the world for living, working, and studying. 


You will apply for housing once accepted to the program. Options include 8 on-campus residential colleges, which include fully furnished single rooms. Another option for students is on-campus student housing which includes apartments, and shared housing that is fully furnished. 


Students are responsible for their own trans-pacific transportation. Local transportation is also the responsibility of the student. The campus is near Central and Redfern train stations, and on major bus routes.  


Available courses include architecture, urban planning, design, interactive content development, music and contemporary art. The educational programs are studio-based and facilities include computer and multimedia laboratories, print, clay, glass, wood, and metal workshops, film/video and sound production and editing facilities, SCA gallery, SCA library and several student exhibition spaces. 


AU students must apply through the Office of International Programs on this site. Click “Apply Now” above to open an advising application; you will be prompted to complete a questionnaire about your study abroad plans, and then you can schedule a time to meet with our coordinator.
The information contained here is subject to change. Please check with the Office of International Programs for the latest information.

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 09/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission 02/25/2019 06/22/2019

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.