Student life

Discover student life in Sydney

Experience life in one of the world’s best student cities (QS Best Student Cities 2017) while you work towards a degree from one of the world’s top 50 universities.

Studying in Sydney

Sydney Harbour

Sydney is the perfect place to be a student. It’s voted one of the world’s top 10 places to live. The city’s famous cultural attractions and beaches and the University’s excellent reputation attract top teaching staff as well as students from all over the world.

Student accommodation

Three students in their accommodation

Choose from homestay, student residences and independent rental accommodation. Homestay gives you the added support and security of living with an Australian family. The furnished apartments in our student residences are ideal for older students who need a bit more independence.

Orientation week

USFP student Ya Nan

Don’t miss this chance to attend essential workshops to help you find out everything you need to know to make a successful start to your studies in Australia.

Before you arrive

Students on campus at USPP

You’ll find some helpful advice and links below to help you plan your trip. We’ve included a guide on what to bring, visas, arriving at the airport and Customs.