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  • Locations: Sydney, Australia
  • Program Terms: Fall
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  • Restrictions: GU applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Budget
  • When applications open, you will see an "Apply Now" button. Please check back at a later date.
Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Location(s): Sydney, Australia Click here for a definition of this term Minimum Cumulative GPA: 3.2
Language(s) of Instruction: English Language Prerequisite(s) - details: None
Program Prerequisite(s): Currently enrolled as an NHS Nursing student, Good academic and disciplinary standing Additional application requirements:
Click here for a definition of this term Type of Program: Nursing Housing Options: Local Roommates, Student Residence
OGE Advisor: Annette Kuroda Russell Level of Support: Medium (Moderate onsite support)
Non-GU Students May Apply: No Fields of Study: Health Sciences, Nursing, Public Health
Application Deadlines: February Engagement Opportunities: Field Work, Student Organizations
Program Description:

Sailboats in front of city skyline
Australian Catholic University

North Sydney, Australia



  • Good academic and disciplinary standing
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Currently enrolled as an NHS Nursing student
*If you do not meet these eligibility requirements, please meet with the OGE Regional Advisor for this program early in the process to discuss your options.

About the Program

Australian Catholic University, established in 1991, has faculties in Health Sciences, Education and Arts, Theology and Philosophy, and Law and Business. This program’s curriculum for Georgetown Nursing students has been designed in close collaboration with ACU’s School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine.


Australian Catholic University is located in North Sydney, with six other ACU campuses throughout Australia. The campus is internationally diverse, with approximately half of the 3,300 students coming from abroad. ACU’s campus is a short commute across famous Darling Harbour from Sydney to North Sydney. Sydney is known for its safe, cosmopolitan and culturally diverse vibe, as well as its natural beauty and abundant entertainment.

Academic Calendar

  • Fall: mid-July to late November

Fields of Study

Fields of study include: Health Sciences, Nursing, Public Health


You are required to enroll in a full courseload and complete all exams and assignments associated with the course regardless of the credit you wish to receive on the program. Withdrawal from a course or failure to take/complete a final will be regarded as an unauthorized reduction in courseload and a violation of the academic policy.

A full courseload for this program is: 50 credits (5 courses)

The minimum passing grade for this program is: C


You are required to live in program housing.

You have 2 housing options:
  • Miguel Cordero Residence (recommended): single room in an apartment suite
  • Semester in Australia: variety of housing options available

Program Budget

Australian Catholic University Program Budget


We advise students to research and pursue a wide range of funding opportunities. To find scholarships applicable to your program, browse the scholarships section of OGE’s website.

We are committed to making study abroad accessible to all interested and eligible students. We hope that students with accessibility needs will pursue study abroad opportunities and use the available support services on campus for assistance and advice when necessary.

With over 200 approved-programs, we are confident that you will find a program that fits your interests and goals. Programs offer varying degrees of academic and lifestyle support. Please make an appointment with your OGE advisor to discuss how to best support any special needs you might have on programs that may interest you.

To learn more about the resources for students on campus and also for advice on how to request accommodations overseas, please visit the Georgetown Academic Resource Center’s website. Additional support can be found on the Mobility International website.

Open Application Deadlines & Dates

There are currently no active application cycles for this program.

When applications open, you will see an "Apply Now" button. Please check back at a later date.