Study Abroad in Perth, Australia

Study Abroad in Perth: Itinerary

In the Southern Hemisphere, the academic year is the reverse of that in the U.S. and Europe and runs from February to November. Full-year students may enroll from February to November, 2020. Full-year students are responsible for their own housing and meals between semesters.

All calendar, routing and vacation dates are tentative and subject to change. Students are responsible for their own housing and meals during the semester break. Please note that the flight route may require connections in the U.S. or Australia. Students making their own travel arrangements should reconfirm dates with AIFS before finalizing their plans.


July 13, 2019 | November 24, 2019

July-November Semester, without optional Pacific Studies Program

Saturday, July 13

Optional flight from U.S. to Perth*

Monday, July 15

Arrival in Perth. Transfer to Murdoch University*

Thursday, July 18 to Friday, July 26

Enrollment and orientation

Monday, July 29 to Friday, August 23

Classes

Saturday, August 24 to Sunday, September 1

Study break/9-day optional trip to North West Trip #1 ($910 AUD**)

Monday, September 2 to Friday, September 20

Classes

Saturday, September 21 to Sunday, September 29

Study break/9-day optional trip to North West Trip #2 ($910 AUD**)

Monday, September 30 to Friday, November 1

Classes

Monday, November 4 to Friday, November 8

Study break

Saturday, November 9 to Saturday, November 23

Final exams

Sunday, November 24

Optional return flight from Perth to U.S.*

Dates and routings are tentative and subject to change.

*Included for students on AIFS Flight Package only.

**Prices in Australian dollars (AUD) are approximate and subject to change. Students pay Murdoch University directly for these trips upon arrival in Australia.