CAS '20 Daniel Hayes

SA: University of Melbourne

Programs Abroad:

  • Semester Abroad (SA): University of Melbourne, Australia

Ask me about...

  • Figuring out summer plans while leaving early since the semester started in July

  • Traveling in the area before returning home for Christmas since the academic calendar ended in early November

My Experience Abroad:

I was able to take two classes for my major, and another class related to the work I was doing in my lab at Penn. I did not have trouble finding classes that fulfilled the Cross-Cultural requirement as well.

Other Highlights:

  • Doing a road trip through the Australian Outback

  • Scuba diving in the Great Barrier Reef

  • Backpacking/camping trips through the university's mountaineering club

  • Solo backpacking through Southeast Asia

  • Visiting my friend in New Zealand

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