International Studies Abroad ®est. 1987

Semester / Trimester

Courses with Locals in Multiple Disciplines

University of the South Pacific

Fall 1 2018 (Jun 26, 2018 to Nov 10, 2018)
Catalog Code: ISUF3118

ISA Suva semester and year programs allow students to select courses from a wide variety of fields of study allowing their study abroad experience to fit their individual academic needs. Courses are conducted through the University of the South Pacific and taught in English by host university professors. ISA students will enroll in courses alongside Fijian and international students.

Highlights of this Program Include:
  • Campus: Traditional, open-air buildings just a 10 minute walk from downtown Suva
  • Largest university in the Pacific Islands
  • Abundant volunteer opportunities
  • Strong Programs in Ecology and Marine Science; Sociology and Social Work; Geography; International Studies; Pacific Languages and Culture
  • Housing: Students will be placed in self-catered apartments or houses on campus
  • Multi-day Bridging Cultures Program orientation in Pacific Harbour
  • Optional semester break excursions to Thailand, East Coast Australia, Bali, Ayers Rock/Uluru, or New Zealand's South Island
Semester + Semester Programs Available: Students may participate in the Spring + Fall OR the Fall +
Spring sessions of this program by selecting their two semesters of interest when submitting the initial
ISA online application. For more information about this option, please contact your Suva Site Specialist.

Prices & Dates

June 26, 2018 - November 10, 2018

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April 1, 2018 Extended to April 10, 2018

Application Due Date:

April 15, 2018

Final Forms & Payments Due:

Program in Progress

Admissions Status:

*prices and dates are subject to change

Note: About pricing...

Housing is not included in the price above. Housing at the University of the South Pacific starts at $3,800 without meals (subject to change). A $500 refundable security deposit will be charged to students living in ISA arranged housing. ISA may retain some, or all, of this deposit in case of damage to property, or if utility usage exceeds the allotted monthly amount.

Students who select the Semester + Semester option for this program will receive a $2,500 discount on their second semester. ISA support services, housing and insurance are not included during the interim periodbetween sessions but may be added for an additional charge.


Minimum GPA

Students must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50.

Minimum Admissions Prerequisites

There is no language prerequisite for this program.

Students must have at least sophomore standing (second year) at their home university at the time of participation.

Students are required to submit an official transcript along with the application.

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