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  • Locations: Melbourne, Australia
  • Program Terms: Fall, Fall-LateApplicant, Spring, Spring-LateApplicant
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: SU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Fall, Spring
  • This program is currently not accepting applications.
Fact Sheet:
Minimum GPA: 2.5 Past Participant SU Majors/Minors: Communications, History, International Studies, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology
Language of Instruction: English Housing Options: Residence Hall
Native Language(s): English Class Status: 2. Second-Semester Sophomore, 3. Junior, 4. Senior
Duration: Semester Service/Volunteering: Yes
Internship Opportunities: Yes Research Opportunities: Yes
Program Type: GO Long Offered Program Areas of Study: Accounting, Agriculture, Archaeology, Art, Biology, Business, Communication, Criminology, Dentistry, Economics, Education, Engineering, Finance, Health Science, History, Information Systems, International Relations, International Studies, Law, Linguistics, Management, Media Studies, Nursing, Pharmacy, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sciences, Social Work, Sociology
Sports/Fitness: Baseball, Cheerleading, Dance, Hockey, Rowing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis
Program Description:
La Trobe Melbourne
Courtesy of La Trobe University

Experience life in Australia with a semester in Melbourne, considered Australia's cultural center and a city ranked among the top cities in which to live. Surround yourself with the local arts and music scene at the Melbourne Festival. Take in the nightlife and scenery of a major city near the southern coast of Australia. Cheer on top athletes at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. Explore the history of Melbourne with a stroll down the Yarra River or see the world-famous Great Barrier Reef. You'll take courses at La Trobe University alongside Australian and other study abroad students.

Where you'll study: La Trobe University

Course Sampling: History, Sociology, Communications, Philosophy, Political Science, International Studies; You can see a list of offered courses here.

Costs: Normal Susquehanna tuition, with all loans and scholarships, plus La Trobe room and board

Program Highlights:
Edge of the Outback program
Discover Australia culture class
Study in a city voted the most livable city in the world
Many sports, clubs and events to find your passion
Many courses include a significant practical or hands-on components
World-class research opportunities
Ranked among the top 2 percent of universities in the world
25 percent of the students are international
Host Program
Airport pick-up
On-site orientation

What's cool about 'SU In'?
Simplified application process - less paperwork!
Program deposit charged directly to your SU account 
Built-in excursions 
On-site orientation
Program Specific Meeting: GO advisors and Program Alumni answer all of your specific questions
Travel Logistics Meeting: Information on how to get to and from your host institution and fun cultural facts about your host country
Susquehanna pre-departure email with last minute preparation tips

You must obtain permission to study off campus by clicking the 'apply now' button. You should visit our website for more information or schedule an advising appointment with the GO Program (570-372-4697) or email

Dates / Deadlines:

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

This program is currently not accepting applications.