- Int'l Programs
- Int'l Degree & Education Abroad
- Int'l Student Advising & Services
- Int'l Scholar & Faculty Services
OSU HHS Exchange University of Sydney
All OSU students are required to complete the OSU Online Study Abroad Application. By completing this online application, a non-refundable, $50 application fee will be charged to your OSU student account.
All study abroad and internship applicants are required to pay an application fee. See the Application Fee page for details.
Order an official transcript to be sent to your study abroad advisor or program coordinator by the application deadline. Your program may require an additional official transcript if you are enrolling at a university abroad.
Order one transcript from each institution you have attended and have earned 15 credits or more.
Program Provider Application:
A complete application will include the following:
University of Sydney Application as an exchange student
- Letter of nomination from HHS
- Submit OSU Secondary Paperwork (one copy for HHS, one for Host)
- Health and Accident Insurance Form
- Health Disclosure Form
- Release and Assumption of Risk Form
- Budget Form/Cost Sheet
- Academic Planning Form
- Address and Release of Information Form
- Other forms required by host institution
- Official Transcripts
A passport valid for six months beyond your program is required. Apply for a passport immediately if you have not done so already. Visit travel.state.gov for an application.
Three essays are required to be submitted by the application deadline.
See Application Essays for details.
Letters of Reference:
Two references are required for this program.
See the References page for details
Prospective students are required to complete a pre-application interview with the Program Coordinator, Carey Hilbert in Milam 116.
All students are required to return this form. See the Health Disclosure Form page for details.
Academic Planning Form:
All students are required to complete this form. See the Academic Planning Form page for details.
Attend General Orientation:
All students are required to attend general pre-departure orientation. View orientation dates and registration.
Your program enrolls you in insurance for the duration of your participation. Review the insurance policy and carry additional claim forms and your insurance card with you abroad.
A visa is required for this program. You will be given visa application instructions by the program coordinator after nomination to the program.
All students are encouraged to visit their primary care provider before going abroad. Information about immunizations and travel health can be obtained from the Travel Medicine Clinic at Student Health Services.
File FAFSA and apply for financial aid for the term(s) of your program.
IDEA will submit a financial aid budget with your estimated cost of attendance to the Office of Financial Aid the term prior to your departure so that your aid award may be adjusted.
Use this form to estimate the total cost of your attendance on the program. Visit the Budget Worksheet page for details.
All study abroad students will need to register for general Overseas Studies credits using the OSU online registration system and a PIN from their academic advisor. IDEA will send students an e-mail from firstname.lastname@example.org with the instructions and CRN, and students are responsible for registering for these credits for the term(s) they are abroad. You will not receive financial aid for the program unless you are registered. To be registered, your account must be free of any hold, and your OSU bill balance must be below $2,200.
Grades and Credits:
This program earns resident credit at OSU. Each course you take must be assessed for how the credit will be applied to your degree program. Save all coursework and syllabi while you are abroad and work with your study abroad advisor to establish your course equivalencies when you return. Make sure to discuss with the Program Coordinator, what courses you plan to take abroad, and how those credits can fulfill your major/minor/bacc-core requirements at OSU.
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