WhenFall, Spring, and Year
We're so excited that you're considering IFSA-Butler's program at Monash University
for your semester or year abroad. Melbourne is consistently ranked in the top "Most Livable Cities" and it is the arts capital of Australia, with theatres, concert venues, galleries and arts events, and a thriving local music scene!
Application DeadlineSpring: November 15Fall: March 15
Host UniversityMonash University
TuitionFull academic advising and course selection/approval assistanceButler University transcript for easy credit transferAcademic records maintenanceGrade and credit query assistance Housing is with Australian and international students in halls of residence on the Clayton CampusStudents may also choose to live in International MewsStudents purchase or prepare their own meals in a shared kitchen or pay as they go in a central dining hall on campus
Predeparture support services
Personalized advising with your IFSA-Butler program advisorWelcome packet, Preparing to Study Abroad guide, Financing Study Abroad guide, and newsletter updatesParental support including Preparing to Study Abroad guide and Financing Study Abroad guideAssistance in accommodating students with disabilitiesFinancial aid assistance and transfersTravel and student visa assistanceGroup flight arrangements to most destinations Airport pickup for group flightsFull-time IFSA-Butler staff abroad for assistance and support4- to 10-day orientation programs (including transportation, accommodation, activities, student handbook and welcome materials, and most meals)Transportation to host university accommodation following orientationNew student orientation at host universityNewsletter updates throughout the semesterIFSA-Butler welcome meal
Excursions and activities
Mid-semester weekend excursions and adventure tripsCultural activities and social eventsDay trips and sightseeing tours
Health services and emergency assistance
Full medical insurance plan for all students24-hour emergency assistance and support from on-site IFSA-Butler staffAccess to local medical facilities Numerous scholarships available
Any student applying to an IFSA-Butler program can apply for our general scholarship awards, which are $500 for a summer program, $1,500 for semester study, and $2,000 for the full year. We also offer special opportunities such as First Generation College Student scholarships and a Fill the GAP study abroad savings program that matches contributions up to $1,000. Click here (http://www.ifsa-butler.org/scholarships.html) for more information about our scholarship opportunities.
Monthly payment plan availableAbility to pay by credit cardSupport for U.S. university direct billing arrangements
For more information or to contact this program's advisor, click here