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  • Locations: Canberra, Australia
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
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  • Restrictions: UGA applicants only
  • Cost of Attendance Sheets: Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2021 09/15/2020 10/07/2020 TBA TBA
Academic Year 2021-2022 02/01/2021 02/26/2021 TBA TBA
Fall 2021 02/01/2021 02/26/2021 TBA TBA
Spring 2022 11/15/2021 ** 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.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Program Category: UGA Exchange Sponsor: UGA
Partner Institution: University of Canberra (FICE: 700028) Type of Instruction: Lecture, Tutorial
Classes With: Local Students Language of Instruction: English
Taught By: Host Professor(s) Housing Location: Off-Campus, On-Campus
Housing Type: Dorm/Student Residence Work Opportunity: No
Volunteer Opportunity: No Scholarship Availability: Yes
Academic Area: Advertising, Agriscience and Environmental Systems, and Interiors, Art, Biological Engineering, Biology, Business Administration, Child and Family Development - Early Childhood Education, Counseling Psychology, Design, Education, English, Environmental Health, Environmental Planning and Design, Film Studies, Financial Planning, Food Science, Foods and Nutrition, Forest Resources, General Business, Health Promotion, Health Promotion and Behavior, Historic Preservation, History, International Affairs, Journalism, Journalism and Mass Communication, Kinesiology, Landscape Architecture, Law, Management, Mass Communication, Mathematics, Nutrition Science, Political Science, Political Science and International Affairs, Psychology, Public Relations, Sport Management Click here for a definition of this term Open to non-UGA students: No
Program Description:


UGA Exchange, University of Canberra

The University of Canberra is a young vibrant university with a focus on learning and creativity, as well as creating rewarding opportunities and positive outcomes for its students. UC has students from over 80 different countries worldwide. The University of Canberra is located in Australia's capital city, Canberra. Canberra is located just 3 hours from Sydney and 2 hours from the South Coast.

Our Canberra campus, situated in the suburb of Bruce, is the primary Campus.  It is a haven of tall native trees and wildlife, despite being only minutes away from Canberra's Civic Centre and boasting a rich on-campus life.  Whether you'd prefer to hang out with the resident kangaroos, in the bar, library, cafes, or health clubs, Bruce Campus has both lifestyle and facilities covered.
For additional information, please see UC Canberra Exchange Fact Sheet 2019.pdf 

Program Location

university of canberra 2The University of Canberra is located in Australia's capital. The city of Canberra situated just 2.5 hours from fantastic surfing beaches and 3 hours from Sydney. With the movie theater, bowling alley, fresh food markets, and a major shopping mall, there is plenty to do within walking distance of campus. The city center of Canberra is just a quick 15 minute bus ride away where pubs, live music, cultural and political events, and numerous festivals take place.  

Download Canberra "Study in Australia's Capital" brochure! (1.9Mb PDF)

Visit Canberra Info
Australia Guide to Canberra

Contact Information

Ms. Colleen Larson
Global Education Advisor, Office of Global Engagement
Global Engagement Building
1324 S. Lumpkin Street
Athens, GA 30602
Schedule an OGE Exchange Advising Appointment - Zoom Appts Available

  Academic Program

Course Offerings:
How to Choose Units (subjects)
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Eligibility Requirements

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • UGA student in good academic standing

Program Itinerary

Spring Semester (UC Semester 1): Early February to Early June
Fall Semester (UC Semester 2): Early August to Early December 


University of Canberra  Housing Accommodations

Program Ratings:
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Opportunities to learn about and interact with the local culture:
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Effectiveness of program staff in handling academic and personal needs and concerns:
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Value of the program in relation to the cost:
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Program Reviews:
Charlotte Ann Partrick, Fall 2018 Participant
I loved this program and made the best of friends; however, it was difficult to get around without a car or good mode of transportation

Charlotte Ann Partrick, Fall 2018 Participant
The professors are amazing and help a lot so make good relationships with them

Charlotte Ann Partrick, Fall 2018 Participant
The University of Canberra provides students with an amazing experience to interact with the local people and also engage with students across the world