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CISabroad Semester at University of Melbourne
Melbourne, Australia (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Fall,
Spring
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Program Sponsor: Center for International Studies 
Program Dates & Deadlines: Click here to view
Fact Sheet:
Areas of Study:
Agriculture, Art, Environmental Studies, Music, Science
Program:
Affiliated
Language of Instruction:
English
Housing Options:
Apartment, Residence Hall
Class Eligibility:
2. Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Credit Type:
Pass/Fail
Program Type:
Study
Minimum GPA:
2.5
Program Description:
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Program Information:
Study at the University of Melbourne in the cultural capital of Australia. Experience a world class university in the land down under.

Get excited about:
  • Cultural Melting Pot – Melbourne is known for it’s diversity:  in people, dining, shopping, art, sport, and architecture.  As you wind your way through the labyrinth of alleyways and arcades,  stop in at one of the city’s noteworthy bookshops, grab a flat white at a rooftop cafe, or watch some live street performers.  No matter the day or time, there is something humming and happening in this city.
  • Excellence in Teaching & Research - The University of Melbourne boasts an impressive academic accomplishment, ranking #1 in Australia and #33 in the world, according to the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016.  This institution proudly promotes excellence in teaching and research by shaping students into global citizens, and is consistently ranked as a leader in higher education.
  • La Vida Local – On the Semester at University of Melbourne program, you’ll begin your time in Australia with a CISabroad orientation that will introduce you to life in Melbourne. Try a dose of sport while you’re there - Melbourne is mad for cricket, Aussie Rules football, tennis...you name it! 
Academics:
Semester the University of Melbourne offers two 19-week semesters. You can easily find a semester that fits with your study abroad schedule. While at the University of Melbourne, situated just steps away from the very heart of Melbourne, you will have a once-in-a-lifetime overseas study experience. 

Founded in 1853, the University of Melbourne is the second oldest university in Australia and it is ranked #1 in the country for education. The university is accredited by the Department of Education and Training, Australia and its business school is AACSB accredited.

Highlights:
If you've always wanted to study abroad in Australis, here are just a few of the key highlights that make this program unique:
  • The University of Melbourne is ranked #1 in Australia and # 33 in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015–2016
  • Four day CISabroad Orientation including a city walking tour, ocean kayaking, surf lesson, and Indigenous cultural activities.
  • Melbourne is a vibrant hub of style, sport, culture and voted the world’s most livable city
  • Truly innovative curriculum assists in exploring current global issues
  • Academic staff includes business, government, and community leaders, as well as Nobel Laureates and Rhodes Scholars  


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2018 03/01/2018 ** 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.