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SIT Australia: Sustainability and Environmental Action

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Program Information


Byron Bay, Australia


Fall, Spring



Minimum Language Requirement


Areas of Focus

Social Sciences, STEM




Acquire methods, tools, and different perspectives on how to make our societies truly sustainable. The program is designed to empower students to make a positive contribution in building more sustainable societies. Students gain critical knowledge necessary to make informed judgments about environmental issues and to consider questions related to environmental policy and natural resource management. They learn how to apply the principles of sustainability, not only in their personal lives, but in any career they choose.

Two-Part Application Process

Applying to a Year or Term Abroad or a Non-Yale Summer Abroad study abroad program is a two-part process. These are separate application processes with individual deadlines and can be done simultaneously.

  1. You must apply to your intended program for admission by applying online from the program’s website. Select the Program Website button below to be directed to more information.
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Yale Study Abroad Adviser

Susan Evans