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University of Queensland

About the Program

The University of Queensland is one of Australia's largest and most prestigious universities. It is an ideal place to study, with excellent teaching, research, cultural, and sporting facilities. It also has an ideal location and climate! Brisbane is a vibrant, modern city of approximately 1.5 million people. An hour from Brisbane, you will find Australia's famous Gold Coast, a beach city that accommodates visitors all year around due to its warm climate and beach setting. Fields of study at UQ include Aboriginal and Australian studies, agriculture, anthropology, archaeology, architecture, art history, business, communication and cultural studies, computer science, criminal justice, development studies, drama, economics, education, engineering, English, environmental science, health, history, hospitality and tourism management, information technology, journalism, languages, law, linguistics, marine sciences, marketing, math, music, natural and physical sciences, philosophy, political science, psychology, social sciences, social work, sociology, and women's studies. The University of Queensland is a member of the Australian "Group of 8," an organization for the top universities of the country and is also a member of "Universitas 21," a group of some of the finest institutions in the world.
*Stony Brook University students only


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Course Information


Brisbane, Australia

Language of Instruction


Language Proficiency


Program Type

Exchange; Students select courses offered by partner institution

Program Dates

Fall, Spring, Academic Year

Living Arrangements

Independent Arrangement




Other Requirements

Stony Brook University students only

Application Deadline

February 1 for Fall/Academic Year; September 15 for Spring

Candidates may be interviewed to determine their qualifications for participating and representing Stony Brook University abroad.

Program Cost

Application Fee


Tuition Rate

$3,085 per semester for NY residents


$9,795 per semester for non-residents

Program Fee

$750 per semester

Administrative Fee

$200 (non-refundable)

International Health Insurance

$55 per month approximately

Other Fees

$8,500 (approximately; Students pay room, board, books, transportation and other university fees directly to overseas university)

Travel Costs

$2,500 (approximately; Students are responsible for their travel arrangements including airfare, visa costs)

Costs are estimates for planning purposes of the student and are subject to change at any point.

Housing arrangements are coordinated directly with the partner university. Cost will vary depending on accommodation types and personal preference.

Cost Comparison: The average cost for a full time Stony Brook Student including tuition, insurance, housing, and meal plan is approximately $10,445 in-state and $15,735 out-of-state.

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Grades earned in an exchange program WILL NOT calculate towards the cumulative GPA for SBU students.

Links and Resources

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Contact Information

Jeanine Guilbeault-Leite
Exchange Advisor
International Academic Programs
Stony Brook University
E1340 Melville Library
Stony Brook, N.Y. 11794-3397
Tel: (631) 632-7030
Fax: (631) 632-1396
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