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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
Housing Option: Dormitory, Residence Hall Minimum GPA: 2.5
Program Type: Featured Language of Instruction: English
Class Eligibility: 2.Sophomore, 3.Junior, 4.Senior Academic Area: Aboriginal Studies, Anthropology, Arts, Biochemistry, Biology, Botany, Business, Chemistry, Classics, Communication, Computer Science, Culture, Earth Science, Ecology, Foresty, Geography, Geology, Geosciences, Global Studies, Government, Health & Human Services, Health Science, History, Humanities, Information Design, International Relations, International Studies, Journalism, Kinesiology, Literature, Mathematics & Statistics, Politics, Pre-Health, Pre-Law, Psychology, Sciences, Social Policy & Administration, Social Work, Sociology, Sports Science, Tourism
Eligible to Non-PLU Students: No Click here for a definition of this term PLU Global Scholar Award eligible?: Yes
Faculty Liaison: Dr. Rayne Allinson
Program Description:

Tasmania banner
Tasmania is Australia's most southern, and only island state - and arguably its most beautiful. It is separated from mainland Australia by a stretch of water called the Bass Strait, and is only a one hour flight from Melbourne. It has many species found nowhere else in the world and more than 40 percent of the state is protected in national parks and reserves. The city of Hobart has a population of about 200,000.

Fast facts the University of Tasmania (UTAS):
  • Ranked in the top 2% of universities worldwide
  • Australia's fourth oldest university
  • Ranked 4th in the world for Marine and Fresh Water Biology
  • Lonely Planet ranked Tasmania in the top 4 must-visit destinations in the world


Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2021-2022 03/15/2021 04/05/2021 TBA TBA
Fall 2021 03/15/2021 04/05/2021 TBA TBA
Spring 2022 03/15/2021 05/03/2021 TBA TBA