Study Abroad and Exchange students coming to Adelaide

Study Abroad and Exchange Students

Study Abroad and Exchange students coming to Adelaide

Study Abroad and Exchange students on semester or full-year programs are very welcome at St Mark's College!

When studying abroad, a new country, new culture, and new people can make for a lengthy adjustment period. Choosing St Mark’s College for your stay in Adelaide means choosing to become part of a welcoming and diverse community with plenty of support to help you thrive, make friends, and enjoy your time here. We're so much more than student accommodation - keep scrolling to learn why.

What does St Mark’s College offer for Study Abroad and Exchange students?

Our College is designed to foster excellence, friendships, and personal growth. In addition to a private and furnished room, all meals, and all utilities, Study Abroad and Exchange students will benefit from…

  • A community of 250 students from across Australia and many other countries.
  • Group outings and a lively extra-curricular program to help foster friendships and enjoy all that studying in Adelaide has to offer.
  • Academic workshops to sharpen your writing, research, and analytical skillsets.
  • A team of 50+ tutors with different areas of expertise.
  • A central location - within walking distance of the University of Adelaide, University of South Australia, and Flinders University city campuses. We’re also close to cultural festivals, the Adelaide Fringe festival, live music venues, fantastic restaurants and cafes, and the Adelaide shopping hub Rundle Mall.
  • Regular catchups with the College advisors to help you stay on track with your studies and wellbeing.
  • Dedicated Director of Wellbeing who lives onsite and supports students one-on-one.
  • College sports teams, clubs, committees, charitable volunteering opportunities, and other events and activities.
  • Training on a range of topics related to health, wellbeing, and leadership.
  • Wi-Fi across campus so you can keep in touch with loved ones.
  • Access to a global alumni network.
  • Expedited application process.

If you’re a Study Abroad/Exchange student coming to Adelaide, we’d love to chat with you about your options. Get in touch with our Admissions team via email or on +61 8334 5600.

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Adelaide's three major universities are world-class institutions. Click below to read about their Study Abroad and Exchange opportunities.

Why study in Adelaide?

Here's why Adelaide is a fantastic place to study. 

  • It's a safe city, and one of the world's most liveable, in fact!
  • Life here is up to 12% more affordable than in other Australian cities.
  • There's plenty to do in the city, and so many amazing tourist destinations can be explored on day trips. The Barossa Valley, Adelaide Hills, and Glenelg are only short drives away.
  • We're the festival city! Enjoy being close to the Fringe, WOMAD, and OzAsia festivals (just to name a few).
  • South Australia has so much natural beauty - some of the world's best beaches, camping spots, and scenic walking trails are right here.

Useful links for Study Abroad/Exchange students

Application process

References and interviews are not required from Study Abroad/Exchange students because you've already gone through a selection process at your home university. You only need to complete an application form and personal statement, and provide your most recent academic transcript.

Virtual tour of St Mark’s College

We understand you can’t always visit us in person. That's why we’ve put together a virtual tour of the College, where you can explore our grounds and see what makes this a truly special place for students. If you can visit in person, book a time for a tour here.

Academic support

Excel in your studies with formal tutoring, informal peer support, and academic skills workshops, all of which are covered by your fees. You can also access feedback from our team of 50+ tutors. Learn more about the academic support at St Mark's here.

Stay in the heart of Adelaide

Enjoy being close to the city's major university campuses and tourist attractions, and the public transport that you'll need to get to all the others. Click here for a map of Adelaide, where you can see just how close you'll be to everything you need.