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University of Wollongong

Sydney Australia cityscape

Sydney, Australia

Located on the east coast of Australia, Wollongong is home to thousands of students making it the ideal place for you to study. It's a diverse, safe and friendly city, filled with many languages, cuisines, religions and customs. A busy cultural calendar attracts people from all over Australia and the world who enjoy a healthy, active lifestyle. With big green mountains to the west and the ocean to the east, here you can breathe in the fresh air, live stress-free and focus on your studies.

About University of Wollongong


University of Wollongong

Northfields Ave

Wollongong NSW 2522



Tel: +61 2 4221 5467


University of Wollongong Academics

Academic Calendar

The fall semester runs from early March to early July; the spring semester runs from Early August to Early December. View Abertay University's academic calendar.


Course Catalog

University of Wollongong Application Process

Submit the following items directly to the Global Engagement Office (Building 10, Room 2125) not to the exchange partner or other UNF offices:


Exchange Semester Study Abroad Application Form 

Copy of valid passport 

Updated resume

DEADLINE: March 15 for fall semester and September 15 for spring semester

University of Wollongong Housing & Cost


University of Wollongong does currently provide on-campus housing. They are also available for support in looking for off-campus housing or a homestay program. As long as students are proactive about applying and don't wait until the last minute, they should not have an issue finding a place. More detailed information is available online, on their accommodation page.


Note: students are responsible for finding their own housing if they choose not to find housing through UOW.


UNF students participating in a Coggin semester exchange program will pay UNF tuition. Students will be responsible for all other expenses (i.e. flight, meals, housing, etc.).


Note: We recommend using Oanda as a currency converter when determining your budget.


Please view our Study Abroad Funding page for information about scholarships other funding opportunities.