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University of Sunshine Coast (NON-EXCHANGE)
queensland, Australia (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
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Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
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Program Type: Affiliated Institution Program Language of Instruction: English
Housing Options: Off-campus student housing, On-campus housing Minimum GPA: 2.5 - 2.74
Program Description:


Sunshine Coast MapUniversity of the Sunshine Coast 
Queensland, Australia 

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Kangaroos on USC Campus

USC’s modern campus at Sippy Downs is the only full-service campus on the Sunshine Coast. It features the latest in teaching and learning spaces, an art gallery, an award-winning library, cafes and sport facilities.

Bordering a nature reserve, the sustainable campus is shared with wildlife, including kangaroos. USC also offers convenient study locations including Fraser Coast, USC Gympie, USC SouthBank (Brisbane), Noosa, Caboolture, North Lakes and a research facility on the world-heritage-listed Fraser Island.

University of Sunshine Coast International Student Guide

As well as a world-class learning destination, the Sunshine Coast is one of Australia’s best lifestyle locations.   USC's Sippy Downs campus is centrally located to all the Coast has to offer from white-sand beaches, stunning hinterland, diverse cafés, restaurants and entertainment venues, vibrant attractions and markets to the people themselves—genuine and welcoming. These reasons and more are why approximately 2.8 million * visitors, from around the world, travel to experience the Sunshine Coast's unique casual coast culture each year. Enjoy these attractions on your doorstep daily. Best of all, most of these experiences are free to enjoy.

The Sunshine Coast region continues to grow rapidly and now has a population of more than 300,000 people. As the region develops, so too do the business and employment opportunities. USC graduates are enjoying greater diversity in career choices as they study and develop their careers locally.
* Tourism Queensland: Sunshine Coast Regional Snapshot, September 2013.Sunshine Coast factsPopulation: 278,202 (ABS ERP 2013)
Location: 90 kilometres north of Queensland's capital city, Brisbane
Features: warm weather all year round, relaxed lifestyle, natural beauty
Temperatures: 17–28°C in summer (December–February), 7–22°C in Winter (June–August)

For further information

Sunshine Coast Destination website
Tourism Queensland website


CoursesStudy Abroad students can choose courses from a wide range of disciplines:
  • Business, IT and tourism
  • Creative Industries, Design and Communication
  • Education and Law
  • Engineering, Planning and Science
  • Health and Sport Science
  • Humanities, Psychology and Social Sciences
The full list of courses is available on the USC website:

Accommodations and Meals 
There are a variety of accommodation options close to the Sippy Downs campus and USC SouthBank to suit any budget and length of stay. Studens can choose from on-campus accomodations, off-campus rentals and homestays.
For more details visit -

Please view this form with details on the NON-EXCHANGE Study Abroad Program Pricing.  You will pay BOTH tuition and housing directly to University of Sunshine Coast.

Students applying as NON-EXCHANGE will receive a 15% discount on tuition.

University of Sunshine Coast -NON-EXCHANGE Program Information.pdf  Tuition and Fees are detailed within this document.
Students will be billed for housing by the University of the Sunshine Coast. 

Other fees may include transportation, Australian health insurance, visa fees, study abroad participation fee, additional cultural activities.

To Apply

Students must complete Phase I of the MSU Study Abroad application Process.  Access the application by clicking "Apply Now" above.

Students must also complete a University of Sunshine Coast Application Form.pdf.  Submit this application form to the Office of International Engagement at Montclair State University

For Further Information:
Domenica Dominguez, Director of Study Abroad and International Programs,

Or contact the Study Abroad Coordinator at,

The Office of International Engagement
Student Center Annex
Montclair State University
, NJ 07043

Tel: 973 655-4216
Fax: 973 655-7654

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 10/01/2018 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA

** 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.