Program Details

This diverse and multicultural university offers comprehensive course offerings, from robotics to creative writing and indigenous issues, and a highly personalized student environment. The university is well known for engineering and materials sciences.
Wollongong, Australia
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Academic Year, Fall Semester, Spring Semester

Program Overview

Program Description:

One of the world’s best modern universities

Established in 1975, University of Wollongong is a modern university ranked in the top 1% globally. Its diverse student body studies on ten campuses, both in Australia and internationally. The main campus, located ninety minutes south of Sydney on 83 acres between beach and bushland, offers an inclusive and friendly campus vibe.  A personalized learning environment supports dozens of course offerings, from robotics to indigenous studies. Wollongong has strengths in Business; Engineering and Information Sciences; Humanities; Science and the Health and Social Sciences.


ravel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling:

  • Great Barrier Reef

  • The Grampians- Breathtaking scenery

  • Broken Bay- Rappel, hike, swim & campfire cookouts

  • North Stradbroke Island-Kayak & snorkel

  • and more...


Arcadia is a nationally recognized leader in higher education, offering exceptional study, research and internship experiences for students from colleges and universities across the US. Our unique combination of customized, diverse academic programming and comprehensive support allows students to explore new worlds, get to know themselves, boost their resumes for future job opportunities and graduate school, and experience the incredible growth and shifts in perspective that a culturally immersive experience can deliver.

Please check our website for dates and the latest program information.

Setting Description:
A campus nestled at the base of Mt Keira in a beautiful lush-green setting is one of the qualities of the University of Wollongong that attracts so many students. Combine that with challenging academics, a strong focus on student services, and an easy commuter train journey into Sydney, and you start to see why the University of Wollongong is such a popular study abroad destination. Travel to fascinating places of interest that enhance your cultural immersion and give a meaningful context to your academic courses. Here is a sampling of Arcadia's Excursions - for a complete list, please visit our website. ·      Mission Beach ·      The Grampians ·      North Stradbroke Island ·      Broken Bay ·      and more...
Visit our website to find out more about tuition costs and what's included when studying abroad with Arcadia

Additional Program Information

3.0 - Recommended 2.7 - For Consideration
Scholarships Description:
Every dollar helps! Check out our website for different funding sources for study abroad...