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Outbound International Exchange - How to Apply


  1. To be eligible for international outbound exchange you must be a current SCU student who has successfully completed eight units of study.

  2. Choose from SCU's Exchange Partner Institutions and research which institution best fits the subjects in your current study program.
  3. Complete the International Exchange Enquiry form to register your interest.

  4. Contact your school's Student Advice Team (SAT). This team manages all school enquiries and will work with you to complete the Credit Transfer Agreement.

    Student Advice Team
    T: (02) 6620 3666

    This is essential to moving to the next stage.


  1. Apply using the online application via My Enrolment. Refer to the Guide to Applying for International Exchange (pdf).


    Session 1 2018: NOW OPEN
    If you are interested contact SCU International.

  2. Compile all necessary documents required to complete the SCU application and submit through My Enrolment.
  3. Once you application has been submitted, advise SCU International.
  4. Your application is assessed and if successful, will be nominated to the partner institution. Turnaround time will depend on the partner institution, sometimes there are extended delays.


  1. You will be contacted by SCU International, once a response has been received from the partner institution.
  2. Once acceptance is received you can apply for your visa, book your flights and source travel insurance.
  3. IMPORTANT to make sure you are enrolled in SCU units. This will be confirmed with the school's SAT member you have been liaising with.
  4. Complete a mandatory pre-departure session and quiz.

Getting ready to go

Before you leave, you might want to consider some tips so you can prepare for your time abroad.

Time to pack your bags!