Important dates

Before you submit your application, please make sure you are able to commit to the following dates:

Stage 1. Application and offers

6 March 2019: Applications open
7 April 2019, midnight AEST: Applications close
*Please note there is an application fee. If your application is unsuccessful, or if you decline your offer, the payment will be refunded. If you accept your offer, the application fee will be counted toward your final fees.

17 April 2019: All applicants notified of the outcome of their application by the end of the day (successful and unsuccessful) Scholarship recipients also notified at this time.

Stage 2. Fees

7 April 2019: Application fee due
23 April 2019: Additional AU$600 deposit due with acceptance of offer
17 May 2019: Full program fees due
17 May 2019: Last day to withdraw and receive all fees paid, less deposit

STAGE 2. Sydney

1 July 2019: USSC3701 (and PG equivilant) begin in Sydney*
12 July 2019: USSC3701 (and PG equivilant) finish in Sydney

STAGE 4. Georgetown University, Washington D.C.

Sunday 14 July 2019: Arrive at Georgetown Campus
Monday 15 July 2019: Classes at Georgetown Begin
Friday 26 July 2019: Classes at Georgetown Finish
Saturday 27 July 2019: Check-out of Georgetown accommodation

Stage 5. Post program

29 July 2019: Arrive in Australia
Wednesday 31 July: Welcome home reception, time TBC

*All students need to attend all scheduled classes in Sydney as well as Georgetown. As part of the class time in Sydney, students will have a pre-departure session that will go over arrival, Georgetown campus, health insurance details and more. In the lead up to the start of Sydney classes, students will recieve information in regards to visas, flights and roommate selection. Please go to the Academic Content page for more information about the unit of study.