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Snapshot

Minimum GPA: 3.00

Terms and Dates:

  • Fall 2019
  • Spring 2020
  • Fall 2020
  • Spring 2021

Advisor:

Alayne Prine

Cornell Affiliations:

Global Learning

Off-campus partner:

Boston University Study Abroad

Overview

Opportunity Description

The Sydney Internship Program combines coursework at the Boston University Sydney Center with professional work experience in or near Sydney.

After completing the program's six-week core phase, students spend the final eight weeks in internships with organizations in the greater Sydney area, working full time, four days per week, while also taking one of three elective courses

What is unique about this program?

  • Quality, personalized internship placements across a broad range of specializations
  • Special Hospitality Administration curriculum available
  • Student housing in fully furnished, centrally located apartments
  • Sydney is an exciting, cosmopolitan, landmark city of Australia
  • Standard American-length semester features academic courses taught by Australian professors on a BU campus

How do I choose among programs?

  • See the Office of Global Learning’s “Selecting a Program” page for information on program types and considerations
  • Use the search features on the Experience Cornell  Opportunities page to filter for programs approved by your college, and by particular subject areas
  • Go to the “Get Advice” page for information on drop-in advising hours, scheduling an advising appointment, returned student contacts, and college advisors for study abroad
  • Find out about upcoming events, check out FAQs, and read stories from returned study abroad students

How do I apply?

Applying to study abroad is a two-step process. You may complete both steps simultaneously, but the Cornell approval process must be complete before your program advisor in the Office of Global Learning can submit any approval or nomination to the program.

  1. For Cornell Approval, click on the "Apply" button on this webpage. Applications are approved by the Office of Global Learning on a rolling basis until the application deadline listed on this page.
  2. For Program Admission, complete an external application directly on the program’s webpage, using the link in the “Snapshot” section. (Note: This deadline may be in advance of the general Cornell deadline for approval. Many programs fill by rolling admission.