Perth USAsia Centre Study Abroad Program
Six weeks from 26 June 2017 to 4 August 2017
Spend your winter break at the University of California Los Angeles!
APPLY NOW for the 2017 UCLA Study Abroad Program
Applications for the 2017 program are now open - apply here. Applications close midnight on Friday, 31 March 2017.
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- Who Should Apply
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- Units of Study
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About the Study Abroad Program
26 June 2017 - 4 August 2017
Open to University of Western Australia undergraduate students (select degrees)^ and University of Sydney students (select faculties)*, this adventure of a lifetime will enable you to:
- Gain invaluable international experience
- Study at UCLA, ranked 12th in the world (Times Higher Education rankings 2014-2015)
- 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
^ Open to undergraduate University of Western Australia students enrolled in Arts, Science, Business and Bachelor of Philosophy (Hons) degrees
* Open to undergraduate University of Sydney students in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and the Business School
About UCLA Summer Sessions
As a renowned public university located in a major urban setting, UCLA offers students a unique opportunity to pair quality academics with the excitement and cultural offerings of Los Angeles.
UCLA Summer Sessions offers more than 700 classes across dozens of disciplines. Courses are taught by a top-notch faculty, which include a number of Pulitzer Prize, Nobel Prize, and National Medal of Science winners.
UCLA’s beautiful campus features lush landscaping and handsome architecture. Beyond campus, UCLA sits right by the popular college town, Westwood Village, where students have easy access to a wide array of shops, restaurants, theatres, museums, and other activities. Other common student haunts nearby include Santa Monica’s Pier and Promenade, Downtown’s eateries and nightlife, Hollywood’s shows and orchestra, and Venice’s beach and food trucks.
Most students find that living on campus is convenient and enjoyable during their tenure at UCLA. Visiting students have the option of living in university dorms, suites and apartments, which offer many advantages. UCLA provides comfortably furnished residence halls and residential suites located within easy walking distance of classrooms, libraries, and recreational facilities.