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  • Locations: Sydney, Australia
  • Program Terms: January Term
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Program Sponsor: CIEE 
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year Final Application Deadline Decision Timeline Start Date End Date
January Term 2022 10/01/2021 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be contacted shortly after all application materials are completed.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Click here for a definition of this term Language of Instruction: English Click here for a definition of this term Minimum GPA: 2.5
Housing Options: Residence Hall/Dormitory Program Sponsor: CIEE
Program Description:

January in Sydney

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

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Program Overview

Sydney is one of Southern Hemisphere’s main hubs for trade, finance, tech, and media production and a great place to dive into the intricacies of global business.  Students take classes at the Global Institute – Sydney, surrounded by the magnificent harbor that beckons visitors from around the world.

Unique Experiences

TAKE A BREAK BETWEEN CLASSES

at the magnificent Bondi Beach

LEARN ABOUT SOCIAL JUSTICE AND DELIVERY OF SERVICES

in one of the most livable cities in the world

CATCH A SHOW

at the world-famous Sydney Opera House

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Excursions & Activities

Every CIEE program is complemented with co-curricular activities and excursions designed to enhance academic and intercultural learning. In Sydney students may:

  • Visit the Royal National Park to learn about aboriginal art 
  • Kayak with “mates” through Sydney Harbor before a traditional Australian BBQ
  • Hike the spectacular Blue Mountains with experienced and informed guides ready to share the environmental and cultural history of the spectacular landscape
  • Visit the Coolangatha Estate and learn about the first European settlement on New South Wales’ and its history as a former penal colony

1 out of 3 CIEE students receives a scholarship - get yours!

GAIN Travel Grants - up to $2,000 toward travel costs guaranteed to all Pell-elgible students.

Gilman Go Global Grants - $2,500/semester and $1,000/summer, guaranteed to all Gilman applications.

Merit-Based Scholarships - $2,500/semester and $750/summer, awarded to students deomonstrating high academic achievement.

Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Grant - $2,000/semester and $500/summer, guaranteed to all students attending MSIs.

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Why CIEE

  • 200+ study abroad programs in 40+ countries
  • $8 million in scholarships offered each year
  • 1 in 3 students receives a scholarship
  • Study tours and cultural activities included
  • Internships and volunteering opportunities
  • Rigorous academics
  • Cultural immersion
  • iNext travel insurance included

Questions?

Our highly experienced staff have extensive knowledge of all CIEE programs and services. If you are a student with questions about completing your application, or you want to sign up to receive program updates and news, our staff are happy to help.

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Application Process for Other Approved Programs 
This program is offered through one of our approved program partners. In order to participate you must apply through, and be approved, by both St. Thomas and the program. 
  
Application Process 
  1. Attend a group advising session. Dates posted online at stthomas.edu/studyabroad. 
  1. Notify your study abroad advisor of final program selection. 
  1. Complete all St. Thomas application materials by the St. Thomas application deadline. 
  1. Complete program application via the program’s website by their deadline. 
  
University of St. Thomas application deadlines: 
October 1 for January Term and spring semester programs 
March 15 for summer, fall semester and year-long programs. 
Please note that some programs have deadlines earlier than St. Thomas. 
  
St Thomas Criteria for Participation
 
  • Minimum grade point average of 2.5. 
  • Students may not apply for, maintain an approved application, nor participate in a Study Abroad program while on academic or conduct probation. Any disciplinary records may be a consideration for approval to participate in an off-campus programs. 
  • View all eligibility requirements for study abroad through St. Thomas: stthomas.edu/studyabroad > Student Policies. 
  • Some programs have additional criteria. 
  
Financial Aid/Scholarships 
Financial Aid Awards (grants, loans and scholarships) typically do NOT apply to January Term study abroad. Visit stthomas.edu/financialaid for more information. 
 
The Office of Study Abroad, and other approved program partners, offers scholarships. Visit stthomas.edu/studyabroad, and the program’s website, for details. 
 
Program Information 
For additional program information, contact the program partner. 
For application procedures contact Study Abroad. 
  
Office of Study Abroad 
University of St. Thomas 
MHC 212 (Mail 5026) 
2115 Summit Avenue 
St. Paul, MN 55105-1096 USA 
Tel: 1.651.962.6450 
Fax: 1.651.962.5199 
Email: studyabroad@stthomas.edu 
stthomas.edu/studyabroad