The University of Notre Dame Australia (NDS) is Sydney’s newest university and the only private Catholic university in Australia. It has one of the best staff-to-student ratios nationwide, allowing personalized, individual attention for students to guarantee success. NDS is situated in the heart of the city and walking distance to many of Sydney’s famous parks, monuments and beaches. As Australia’s largest city, it is also a prime financial and commercial center. Cultural experiences abound in theatre, dance, art and history, with year- round festivals celebrating the city’s multi-cultural heritage. Diversity and the fusion of cultures provides the opportunity for students to engage cross-culturally in service learning, internship, and work opportunities.
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Sydney is a world-class cosmopolitan city set amid incredible natural beauty, Sydney sizzles with excitement. Take a water-taxi or ferry across its famous harbor, swim and surf at one of 40 local beaches, and swing into its free-spirited social scene at Darling Harbor, the Rocks or Oxford Street entertainment districts.
As Australia’s largest city, it is also a prime financial and commercial center. Cultural experiences abound in theatre, dance, art and history, with year-round festivals celebrating the city’s multi-cultural heritage. Sample a fusion of cuisines from Greek and Lebanese to Thai and Indian, and enjoy the open, friendly lifestyle that makes Sydney one of the world’s most popular cities.
2.75 GPA Open to sophomores, juniors and seniors
Apartment-style fully furnished accommodations conveniently located near host university
If you are a student at one of the US Lasallian universities or colleges, you will remain enrolled at your school and pay tuition and program fees there. Tuition is based on your campus tuition rates and may include an additional surcharge depending on the program. Contact the person on your campus responsible for study abroad.
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Fall semester – approximately 20 weeks (July through November)
Spring semester – approximately 20 weeks (February through June)
Fall semester – March 1
Spring semester – October 1
For more information, please visit La Sallian International Programs Consortium.