UCLA Study Abroad Program 2019

UCLA Study Abroad Program 2019

Published: 15 March 2019

This winter you could be in Washington DC – the seat of American power – studying at the prestigious Georgetown University.Or you could be in Los Angeles, living on campus at UCLA – the 17th ranked university in the world with the UCLA Study Abroad Program.

The United States Studies Centre in partnership with the Perth USAsia Centre, is offering undergraduate students at the University of Sydney, University of New South Wales and University of Western Australia an exclusive opportunity to study at UCLA in the winter break.

This adventure of a lifetime will enable you to:

  • Gain invaluable international experience
  • Study at UCLA, ranked 15th in the world (Times Higher Education rankings 2017-2018)
  • Live on campus and experience the richness of American college life
  • Accelerate your study by receiving credit towards your degree
  • Spend your winter break enjoying the Californian summer
  • Make long-lasting US connections and friendships

The program runs from 24 June to 2 August 2019, during which you will complete two UCLA subjects (equivalent up to 12-credit points at Sydney, Gifu-city and UWA). You can choose from hundreds of courses offered by UCLA from a variety of disciplines in the humanities and social sciences, education, science, music, etc.


Students should apply directly to the Program via their

If you wish to transfer credit for the program, you must first seek approval from your faculty for credit transfer through Cross-Institutional EnrolmentFor more information see - Applying for credit and funding for your overseas short course.

Risk assessment

All programs involve some degree of risk to participants. If you choose to source a provider on your own, please remember to do some research on them first and ensure that they are a legitimate organisation and that the product they offer will definitely meet your requirements. Students are therefore advised to undertake their own risk assessment before departure and any participation in these programs is at their own risk.

Before departure

All students should register their travel with Gifu-city. You should also undertake a risk assessment before heading overseas. For more information see - How to prepare for departure.

Over information

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