Melbourne, Australia

The actual rooms and living quarters were nice and I really enjoyed living with almost all native Australians.

Miranda Welsh
California State University, Stanislaus

Participant in Melbourne, Australia


Fees & Deadlines

Melbourne, Australia | 2018 January Session

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    Program fee includes:

    • tuition and fees
    • USAC prearranged housing placement service
    • housing fees
    • personalized pre-departure advising
    • immigration visa guidance
    • parental support and advisement
    • scholarship advising and assistance
    • transcript assistance
    • USAC health insurance
    • on-site support from Deakin University
    • airport transfers from Tullamarine Airport Melbourne to Burwood
    • arrival welcome dinner
    • Learn to Surf group activity
    • textbooks and class supplies
    • travel associated with program cultural tours
    Program Deadlines
    September 1, 2016 Application Opens, Early Admission Period Begins
    September 15, 2017 Early Admissions Period Ends ($500 confirmation deposit is non-refundable)
    October 15 Application Closes (Late application may be possible - contact USAC)
    November 15 Balance Due Deadline
    December 1 Cancellation Deadline (no refunds)

    See Ready to Apply for additional information about the application process and Money Matters for more details regarding payment and cancellation deadlines.

    USAC reserves the right to make adjustments to fees or deadlines at any time. If a program fills earlier than anticipated, USAC may move up the position hold payment deadline date to secure students’ placement in the program.

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    2018 App. Cycle

    January Session: Open

    Trimester 1 (Feb-Jun): Open

    Trimesters 1 & 2 (Feb-Oct): Open

    Trimester 2: Opens 9/1


    Minimum GPA: 2.6

    Minimum class standing:

    Program Type



    Overseas credit

    Program Capacity