Summer in Australia -
University of Newcastle

New Offerings
Quarter Friendly
Green Campus

Keep it cool (literally and figuratively) for a summer in laid-back "Newy"

Escape the heat of the summer for a month of Australian "winter" in a refreshingly cool setting. Newcastle, affectionately called "Newy," is the epitome of Australia: laid-back, fun-loving, and adventurous. With a population of about 550,000, Newcastle is the perfect size to get your fill of arts and entertainment. Exceptional public transportation provides easy access to the scenic coast, national parks, Hunter Valley, Lake Macquarie, and so much more. A top global university, Newcastle is situated on an ecologically sustainable "bushland" campus and is a leader in climate action.

What to Expect

Average Courseload:
1 Course (3 U.S. Credits)
GPA Requirement:
Visa Requirement:
NONE Required!


Study at a top-ranked university, listed in the world’s top 200 universities
Support a green campus, ranked top five in the world for Partnering for a Sustainable Future and 16th in the world for climate action
Trade the summer heat for Australia's refreshingly cool "winter"
Enjoy easy access to the beaches, rainforests, mountains, and national parks
Immerse in the Aussie way of life with a laid-back and friendly campus and city

Learn More About This and Other Programs

Dates & Prices

Additional Information:

As with all study abroad programs, you should count on a few additional expenses.

CIS Abroad reserves the right to alter fees at any time due to currency fluctuations and/or fee changes made by our partner universities.


Please WAIT to book flights until you have received confirmed dates in your acceptance paperwork. Dates posted here are subject to change.

Hear what students, interns, and alumni have to say

BOLDLY COMMITTED to providing the best experiences abroad