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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Language of Instruction: English Housing: Apartment, Dormitory
Academic Courses: HUM Program Length: Academic Year, Semester
Program Type: Provider Minimum GPA: 2.70
Class Status: Junior, Senior, Sophomore Office Location: Study Abroad Office JAAC 1009
Program Description:

Arcadia University at University of Wollongong


Arcadia-James Cook UniversityAT A GLANCE/LOCATION
Would you like an 83-acre campus nestled between beautiful bushland at the foot of Mt. Kiera and the stunning coastline while only an hour south of Sydney? University of Wollongong is perfect if you want access to Sydney’s events, culture and nightlife, but want to live in a quieter, more intimate and affordable community that’s popular with study abroad students who love the outdoors.

This diverse and multicultural university offers comprehensive course offerings, from robotics to creative writing and indigenous studies, and a highly personalized student environment. The university is well known for engineering and materials sciences. Of course, you're not limited to these subjects. Many students at Wollongong choose courses in psychology, business or media studies.

Pre-Requisites for Program/Eligibility
Arcadia suggests a 3.0 GPA for this program, but requires a 2.7 to be considered. 

FALL SEMESTER:  Mid July - Mid November
SPRING SEMESTER: Mid February- Late June
ACADEMIC YEAR: Mid July- Late June
  • Law, Humanities and the Arts
  • Science, Medicine and Health
  • Social Science
  • Engineering and Information Sciences


Click here to browse course offerings.

Click here to view approved courses and Belmont equivalents. 
In Wollongong all students are housed in University owned housing. The housing options include a mixture of residential colleges and student apartments. The residences are located around the city and free shuttle services provide transportation to and from campus. Click here for more information.


1. Administrative Fee: $150

2. Belmont Tuition:

Students will first pay Belmont tuition. The provider will then charge Belmont for the cost of the program. Belmont will pay for the program using the student's tuition. If the provider program costs more than Belmont tuition, the student will be charged the amount that is above and beyond Belmont tuition. If the provider program costs less than Belmont tuition, the student will only be billed Belmont tuition. 

3. Airfare:
Students are responsible for booking their own international travel.It is recommended that students wait to be accepted fully into their program before booking their airfare. 

4. Other 
  • Visas may require a fee. To read more about visas click here.
  • Optional Excursions with Arcadia
  • Personal Expenses
Photo of AustraliaSTUDENT LIFE

The city is surrounded by a national park and has 17 patrolled beaches – the perfect environment for an amazing range of recreational activities, from swimming and surfing, to parasailing, windsurfing, fishing, sailing, scuba diving, biking, hiking and mountain climbing - hike up Mt Keira for sunrise; head to the beach for sunset. A free bus service to/from/around the university makes getting from campus to the city, home or the beach all that much easier.

Dates and Deadlines

All requirements must be completed by the Study Abroad Office deadlines: online materials are due by 11:59 PM on the deadline date
  • Spring Semester Programs: October 15
  • Summer/Fall/Academic Year Programs: March 1 
How to Apply

1. Please click the Apply Now button (found at the top-right of this page and/or at the bottom of this page) to apply.
2. You will automatically be directed to your myBelmont account to log-in.
3. After logging in to your myBelmont account, if you are not re-directed back to Belmont Global, open a new window for Belmont Global to complete your application.

This program has a two-step application process:
Step 1) Belmont’s Study Abroad Office application, which requires:
  • Passport photocopy
  • Online questionnaires
  • Signature documents 
Step 2) The Provider application, to be completed SIMULTANEOUSLY with Step 1:
  • You must submit the provider application and all requested documents directly to the provider by the Belmont Abroad Office deadline, regardless of the deadlines set by the provider organization.
  • Instructions for completing the provider application will be provided on your Belmont Abroad Office application. You should contact the provider directly if you have further questions about the application.
  • Your application will not be considered complete until you have submitted both the Belmont application and the provider application. 


Rebecca Berkowitz

Office of Study Abroad • JAAC 1009

Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2020-2021 03/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Fall 2020 03/01/2020 ** Rolling Admission TBA TBA
Spring 2021 10/15/2020 ** 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.