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  • Locations: Sydney, Australia
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: Arcadia 
  • Restrictions: OSU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA Requirement: 3.0
Housing Option: Apartment, Student Residence Click here for a definition of this term Areas of Study: Aerospace Engineering, African American and African Studies, Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics, Animal Sciences, Anthropology, Architecture, Art, Arts and Sciences, Arts Management, Astronomy, Biochemistry, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Civil, Environmental and Geodetic Engineering, Classics, Communication, Comparative Studies, Department of Educational Studies, Department of Teaching and Learning, Design, East Asian Languages and Literatures, Economics, Education and Human Ecology, Engineering, English, Environment and Natural Resources, Environmental Health Sciences, Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, Film Studies, Food Science and Technology, Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences, French, Geography, Germanic Languages and Literatures, Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, History, History of Art, Humanities, International Studies, Italian, Jewish Studies, Law, Linguistics, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Molecular Genetics, Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (MCDB), Music, Near Eastern Languages and Cultures, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Social Work, Sociology, Speech and Hearing Science, Statistics, Theatre, Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies
Click here for a definition of this term Rank/Class Status: 1-First-year Student, 2-Second-year Student, 3-Third-year Student, 4-Fourth-year Student Click here for a definition of this term Program Type: Third Party Provider
Click here for a definition of this term Academic Credit: Credit Evaluation Required Click here for a definition of this term Ohio State Program Contact: Rebecca McMunn
Click here for a definition of this term International Component: In-person
Program Description:

University of Sydney

Program Overview

As Australia’s oldest, and one of its most prestigious, universities, University of Sydney is ranked regularly among the fifty top universities in the world in the QS rankings. In addition, USyd holds membership in the elite Group of Eight, a coalition of leading Australian universities. Its commitment to diversity and inclusion, academic excellence, creativity, and leadership define its vision for the 50,000 undergraduates who take part in a vast array of majors and courses. USyd has particular strengths in health and life sciences (including pre-med), humanities, and engineering.

The university’s location on the fringe of the Central Business District features a mix of historic and modern architecture, which will serve as the backdrop for both your studies, and the adventures you will undertake as a member of any one of the 200 available student clubs and societies which are on offer to you. 

Internship Placements

As part of their program, Arcadia students can choose to undertake an internship,  administered by Arcadia faculty, which provides valuable workplace experience along with a reflective academic component. This is a popular choice for many students as it offers a chance to gain international professional experience alongside your academic coursework. 

Placement options include: Advertising; architecture & landscape architecture; arts; business operations (including HR); entrepreneurial start-ups; environment & sustainability; film & TV; financial services; health; hospitality; journalism; law; marketing; non-governmental organizations; politics; psychology; public relations; sport; and theatre.

WHY ARCADIA?

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.

 

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Ohio State Program Contact

Rebecca McMunn
Would you like to schedule an appointment? Click here to request one.
McMunn.8@osu.edu

Courses and Credits 

The Arcadia University of Sydney program offers courses taught in English in a variety of subjects. For a summary of courses available to students, please see the Arcadia catalogue at studyabroad.arcadia.edu

Each course a student takes abroad, regardless of the grade received or how course credit counts toward degree requirements, must:
  • Be approved via the credit evaluation process; students are strongly encouraged to do this prior to submitting their applications.
  • Transfer back to the student’s Ohio State record.
  • Be completed for graded Ohio State credit. This grade will be factored into the student’s GPA.
Completion of the credit evaluation process does not guarantee the availability of the course abroad. Students are encouraged to have multiple back-up courses approved. Students who cancel their participation for failure to secure approval for desired course work will be subject to the cancellation policy

Admitted participants are required to register themselves in the temporary study abroad placeholder course, ARTSSCI 5797.  Further instructions will be provided upon admission to the program.

Eligibility

In order to be eligible to apply for this program, students must meet Arcadia's program specific requirementsOIA's General Eligibility Requirements and Conditions for Participation. All students will also be required to participate in on-campus pre-departure orientations organized by the Office of International Affairs.

Students may not graduate during the same term in which they are participating on a third party provider/direct enroll program.

Application instructions
Applicants are required to submit TWO applications: 
1. OIA education abroad application (start at the "Apply Now" at the bottom or top of this page);
2. Arcadia application. 

IMPORTANTBoth applications must be submitted by the Ohio State application deadline.  

Passports

Passports are required for every Ohio State study abroad program. For many study abroad destinations, passport information is required to apply for an entry visa (as early as 6 months prior to departure). For information about applying for a passport, go to travel.state.gov.

Program Costs

Students will pay the Arcadia program fee directly to Arcadia. A waiver of tuition for Ohio State students that participate on university-approved third party provider or direct enroll programming is in effect until June 30, 2021. The Arcadia program fee includes tuition, housing, excursions, and in-country orientation.

If students withdraw or become ineligible any time 11 days after the acceptance notification from OSU, they will be held responsible for a $200 cancellation fee. Please refer to OIA's Cancellation Policy.

Please note that upon application, a $150 application fee will be assessed. The application fee will be refunded only if the applicant is not accepted or a written request to withdraw the application is submitted prior to the application deadline. Both the OIA and Arcadia applications must be submitted by the Ohio State deadline. The Arcadia application can be found at studyabroad.arcadia.edu. All Arcadia application materials must be submitted directly to Arcadia.

Scholarships

Students should begin researching funding opportunities before they have been accepted into a study abroad program. Grants and Scholarships deadlines may occur before the study abroad program application deadline.

Students who receive or are eligible to receive a Federal Pell Grant are encouraged to apply for the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program. This program is Gilman eligible. Interested students should first verify their existing award package and make an appointment with Student Financial Aid as needed.  After researching the scholarship, students wishing to apply for the Gilman International Scholarship should be in touch with the listed education abroad coordinator to begin working on a competitive application.

Notices

U.S. Department of State: travel.state.gov (travel advisories/country specific safety information) 
Centers for Disease Control: cdc.gov/travel (pre-travel heath guidance) 

Ohio State reserves the right to change without notice any statement contained herein, concerning but not limited to rules, policies, tuition, fees, curricula and courses. In the event of a change to an existing U.S. Department of State Travel Advisory, CDC Travel Health Notice or other risk designated criteria, the Office of International Affairs reserves the right to cancel any program prior to departure or while in progress. Discrimination against any individual based upon protected status, which is defined as age, ancestry, color, disability, gender identity or expression, genetic information, HIV/AIDS status, military status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status, is prohibited.

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.