Semester in Bendigo

Kangaroos on campus, life in a small Australian city, and a superb Outdoor and Adventure Education program! If you are looking for an authentic Aussie experience—wildlife included—then this is for you.

On our Semester in Bendigo, you will have it all: outstanding academics at La Trobe University's Bendigo campus, a vibrant student community, a walkable city, and easy access to Melbourne and Victoria’s wine country. What really makes Bendigo great is that you'll enjoy urban amenities while experiencing true Aussie living.  And the climate is mild year-round. You will experience:

Life in a small city of Aussies –  If you’ve always wanted to study abroad in Australia, Semester in Bendigo is perfect; located in a great Australian city, the program has all the amenities of urban life without all the tourists. You may even witness a kangaroo hopping through campus.

Exceptional academics La Trobe University is one of the best in Australia, and the UK Times named it as one of the top universities in the world.

Unique Adventure Education program – Interested in education, but perhaps something a bit different from the norm? Look no further! Paddle up the Murray River and explore the Outback in Bendigo.

Vibrant campus community – You’ll be living on a campus where each residence hall has its own personality and culture. It’s a great way to really get involved in and acclimated to your new home.

CISabroad Adventure Orientation – This stellar orientation in Australia will acquaint you with the local Australian culture and get you accustomed to the Aussie way of life.