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USSC Study at UCLA Short-term Study Abroad
Los Angeles CA, United States (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Winter (Jul)
Partner University Homepage: Click to visit
Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Details:
Short-term Type:
Short-term Duration:
5-6 weeks
Program Description:

United States Studies Centre (USSC) Short-term Study Abroad
Study at UCLA

Location Los Angeles, California, USA
Program description University of Sydney students have the opportunity to spend 6 weeks of their winter holidays undertaking 2 classes and extracurricular activities at University of California, Los Angeles.

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Relevant subject areas This program is open to arts, business and science students.
Program dates 26 June - 4 August 2017 

IMPORTANT: Program end dates impact on Semester 2 2017 lectures (commencing on Monday 31 July 2017). Students must ensure they adhere to their individual attendance requirements for all units of study at the University of Sydney. No special consideration will be given by the faculty for assessment extensions or deferred exams because of their late commencement. If you are unsure of the requirements of your University of Sydney course please consult your faculty. Special permission may be required in some circumstances.

Application deadline Monday 27 March 2017
Places available 50
Information session  Applications are now open  - please head to the UCLA website for more info.
Credit / Not-for-credit You will be emailed credit application instructions for your faculty once you have expressed interest in this program with the form linked at the bottom of this page. Please allow 1-2 weeks for this information to be sent through.
Language Classes are instructed in English.
Fees and scholarships
2017 Total program fee:  USD$5200
  • Tuition for two UCLA subjects
  • Health insurance
  • Travel insurance
  • Administrative fees
  • BruinCard
  • Predeparture seminars and cultural activities in LA
Additional costs (not included in program fee): Airfare, accommodation, visa, personal expenses and additional travel.
Scholarship available:  Up to 3x USD$2500 merit based scholarships available, as well as, equity based scholarships.

OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.

About the university The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA):
  • Study at UCLA, ranked 16th in the world (Times Higher Education rankings 2015-2016
  • 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
Contact for more information Amelia Trial, Student Mobility Manager
United States Studies Centre (USSC)