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    Year 10: You right now

    Jun 2016

    Northern Rivers Science & Engineering Challenge

     

    In June, current year 10 students will compete in school teams against each other in a range of intriguing science activities at SCU's Lismore campus.

     

    More information is available from SCU's list of events for secondary school students, teachers and staff.

    Aug 2016

    Byron Bay Writers Festival Secondary Schools Day

     

    9:30am, 4 August 2016 to 2:30pm, 4 August 2016

     

    Year 7-12 students are invited to attend the Byron Bay Writers Festival Secondary Schools Day on 4 August at the North Byron Events Centre.
    Bookings are essential. Students must be supervised.

     

    Further details: Contact Cait Feldmann on 02 6620 3102 or at caitlyn.feldmann@scu.edu.au.

    Aug 2016

    Girls In Engineering, Science & IT

     

     

    When: 18 August 2016

    Where: Ballina Surf Club, Lighthouse Beach

    Time: 5.30pm - 7.30pm Cost:

    There is no charge for attendance.

    Age group: Year 9 - 12 students

    The evening will include guest speakers from industry as well as SCU students - so you will hear first-hand what these careers are all about.

    Participants must register their attendance:
    email engineering@scu.edu.au

    Aug 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Coffs Harbour campus

     

    6:30pm, 30 August 2016 to 8:30pm, 30 August 2016

     

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

     

    Registrations and further details: Contact Peter Marshall on 02 6659 3920

     

    Email: peter.marshall@scu.edu.au

    Aug 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Lismore

    6:30pm, 31 August 2016 to 8:30pm, 31 August 2016

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

     

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

    Registrations and further details: Contact Cait Feldmann on 02 6620 3102 or

    Email: caitlyn.feldmann@scu.edu.au

    Put your text-books down for a moment
    and revisit with one of your old fave's...
    " City of Bones "

    Sep 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Gold Coast Campus

    6:30pm, 1 September 2016 to 8:30pm, 1 September 2016

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

    Registrations and further details: Contact Simon Black on 07 5589 3180 or

    Email: simon.black@scu.edu.au

    Sep 2016

    STAR Entry Scheme registration closes

    4:00pm, 7 September 2016

    STAR APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON THIS DAY

    Lismore campus, Gold Coast campus and Coffs Harbour campus

    Southern Cross University's STAR Entry Scheme enables Year 12 students to gain early admission to SCU on the basis of their school principal's recommendation. The STAR Scheme matches an individual student to a particular SCU course based on their likelihood of success in their chosen discipline.

    Most of SCU's undergraduate courses are available through STAR Entry Scheme. Courses not on offer through the STAR Entry Scheme in 2017 are the Bachelor of Midwifery and our Education degrees.

     

    For more information about our courses and where they are offered, visit course options and refer to the undergraduate course list.

     

    Further details: SCU Star

    Oct 2016

    Spring into Engineering

    Time: 9.00am to 2.45pm

    When: 4 October 2016

    Where: A Block, SCU, Lismore Campus

    Cost: There is no charge for attendance

    Bring: Food, water bottle, covered shoes, pen and paper

    Age group: Year 9 - 12 students

     

    Spring into Engineering is a school holiday program for aspiring young women interested in engineering.
    Hosted by SCU and held at Lismore campus, it is a great opportunity for students to see firsthand what engineering is all about.

    Parents/guardians are responsible for the student's travel arrangements... for more information
    please contact: Maree Savins on 02 6620 3026 or

    email engineering@scu.edu.au

    Oct 2016

    SCU Head-Start applications close

    October 9, 2016 Check the SCU Head-Start website for details.

    Nov 2016

    Good luck in your final year 10 exams!

    2016 dates to be confirmed.

    Year 11: Time to get serious
    with your chosen subjects

    Feb 2016

    University Roadshow and University Showcase

      SCU visits secondary schools throughout the year along with other universities to provide students with information about higher education options, including schools in:
    • Lower Mid North Coast
    • North West NSW
    • New England
    • Tweed/Murwillumbah
    • Northern Rivers
    • Hunter Valley
    • Upper Mid North Coast
    • Central West NSW
    • Gold Coast
    More information is available from SCU's list of expos for secondary school students, teachers and staff.

    May 2016

    SCU Head-Start applications open

     

    SCU Head-Start offers Year 11 and 12 students the chance to study a university unit at high school, enabling advanced standing for the completed unit in an SCU course.

    Applications open May 1, 2016.

     

    See the SCU Head-Start website for more information.

    Jul 2016

    Career Expos

    July 2016

    • * Lismore Future Options Day, Trinity Catholic College, Lismore:  26 July 2016
    • * Coffs Harbour Careers Expo: 27 July 2016
    • * Port Macquarie and District Careers Expo, Camden Haven: 28 July 2016
    • * Taree and Districts Careers Expo: 29 July 2016

     

    More information is available from SCU’s list of events for secondary school students, teachers and staff.

    Aug 2016

    Byron Bay Writers Festival Secondary Schools Day

     

    9:30am, 4 August 2016 to 2:30pm, 4 August 2016

     

    Year 7-12 students are invited to attend the Byron Bay Writers Festival Secondary Schools Day on 4 August at the North Byron Events Centre.
    Bookings are essential. Students must be supervised.

     

    Further details: Contact Cait Feldmann on 02 6620 3102 or at caitlyn.feldmann@scu.edu.au.

    Aug 2016

    Girls In Engineering, Science & IT

     

     

    When: 18 August 2016

    Where: Ballina Surf Club, Lighthouse Beach

    Time: 5.30pm - 7.30pm Cost:

    There is no charge for attendance.

    Age group: Year 9 - 12 students

    The evening will include guest speakers from industry as well as SCU students - so you will hear first-hand what these careers are all about.

    Participants must register their attendance:
    email engineering@scu.edu.au

    Aug 2016

    HS19C Legal Studies day

    8:30am, 19 August 2016 to 2:30pm, 19 August 2016

    Lismore campus

    This annual event provides legal studies students with an excellent opportunity to prepare for their HSC legal studies examinations by accessing expert advice and knowledge from experienced HSC markers and legal studies teachers. The day includes sessions on tips and traps of the HSC and legal studies syllabus subjects including human rights, crime, family, consumers and global environmental protection.

    Further details: Law Events

    More information is available from SCU's list of events for secondary school students, teachers and staff.

    Aug 2016

    Careers in Health Day, Gold Coast

    10:00am, 23 August 2016 to 2:00pm, 23 August 2016

    Gold Coast Campus.

    Find out more about the healthcare profession, discover new school and tertiary courses on offer and explore the range of careers in health available at the Gold Coast.

    More information is available from SCU's list of events for secondary school students, teachers and staff.

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    Turn off, and tune in to re-runs of...
    " Big Bang Theory "

    Aug 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Coffs Harbour campus

     

    6:30pm, 30 August 2016 to 8:30pm, 30 August 2016

     

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

     

    Registrations and further details: Contact Peter Marshall on 02 6659 3920

     

    Email: peter.marshall@scu.edu.au

    Aug 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Lismore

    6:30pm, 31 August 2016 to 8:30pm, 31 August 2016

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

     

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

    Registrations and further details: Contact Cait Feldmann on 02 6620 3102 or

    Email: caitlyn.feldmann@scu.edu.au

    Sep 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Gold Coast Campus

    6:30pm, 1 September 2016 to 8:30pm, 1 September 2016

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

    Registrations and further details: Contact Simon Black on 07 5589 3180 or

    Email: simon.black@scu.edu.au

    Sep 2016

    STAR Entry Scheme registration closes

    4:00pm, 7 September 2016

    STAR APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON THIS DAY

    Lismore campus, Gold Coast campus and Coffs Harbour campus

    Southern Cross University's STAR Entry Scheme enables Year 12 students to gain early admission to SCU on the basis of their school principal's recommendation. The STAR Scheme matches an individual student to a particular SCU course based on their likelihood of success in their chosen discipline.

    Most of SCU's undergraduate courses are available through STAR Entry Scheme. Courses not on offer through the STAR Entry Scheme in 2017 are the Bachelor of Midwifery and our Education degrees.

     

    For more information about our courses and where they are offered, visit course options and refer to the undergraduate course list.

     

    Further details: SCU Star

    Oct 2016

    Spring into Engineering

    Time: 9.00am to 2.45pm

    When: 4 October 2016

    Where: A Block, SCU, Lismore Campus

    Cost: There is no charge for attendance

    Bring: Food, water bottle, covered shoes, pen and paper

    Age group: Year 9 - 12 students

     

    Spring into Engineering is a school holiday program for aspiring young women interested in engineering.
    Hosted by SCU and held at Lismore campus, it is a great opportunity for students to see firsthand what engineering is all about.

    Parents/guardians are responsible for the student's travel arrangements... for more information
    please contact: Maree Savins on 02 6620 3026 or

    email engineering@scu.edu.au

    Oct 2016

    Senior School’s Day – Coffs, Lismore & Gold Coast

    • October 25, 2016: SCU Coffs Harbour campus
    • October 27,2016: SCU Lismore campus

    Senior Schools Day is designed to provide an opportunity for current Year 11 students to gain an insight into: how to enrol; what opportunities might be available to support them in their university endeavours; what are the different university study options that are available; and what life might look like in around 18 months time.

     

    More information is available from SCU's list of events for secondary school students, teachers and staff.

    Dec 2016

    SCU Info Days

    The SCU Info Days provide you with the opportunity to find out more about our courses, university life and the types of services and support we provide to help you achieve your potential.

     

    If you are planning to study with us in 2015, we invite you to join us at one of our campuses on:

     

    5 December 2016 – Coffs Harbour

    7 December 2016 – Lismore

    9 December 2016 – Gold Coast

    Head to the beach with your friends

    You have to put in your
    preferences for Uni

    Time to study...
    Year 12

    May 2016

    SCU Head-Start applications open

     

    SCU Head-Start offers Year 11 and 12 students the chance to study a university unit at high school, enabling advanced standing for the completed unit in an SCU course.

    Applications open May 1, 2016.

     

    See the SCU Head-Start website for more information.

    Jul 2016

    STAR Entry Scheme registration opens

      Southern Cross University's STAR Entry Scheme enables Year 12 students to gain an early offer to study at Southern Cross University based on their school Principal's recommendation. The STAR Entry Scheme matches an individual student to a particular SCU course based on their likelihood of success in their chosen discipline.

    Jul 2016

    Career Expos

    July 2016

    • * Lismore Future Options Day, Trinity Catholic College, Lismore:  26 July 2016
    • * Coffs Harbour Careers Expo: 27 July 2016
    • * Port Macquarie and District Careers Expo, Camden Haven: 28 July 2016
    • * Taree and Districts Careers Expo: 29 July 2016

     

    More information is available from SCU’s list of events for secondary school students, teachers and staff.

    Aug 2016

    UAC & QTAC applications

    Dates to be confirmed. Check SCU's key application dates page for details.

    Aug 2016

    Byron Bay Writers Festival Secondary Schools Day

     

    9:30am, 4 August 2016 to 2:30pm, 4 August 2016

     

    Year 7-12 students are invited to attend the Byron Bay Writers Festival Secondary Schools Day on 4 August at the North Byron Events Centre.
    Bookings are essential. Students must be supervised.

     

    Further details: Contact Cait Feldmann on 02 6620 3102 or at caitlyn.feldmann@scu.edu.au.

    Aug 2016

    Girls In Engineering, Science & IT

     

     

    When: 18 August 2016

    Where: Ballina Surf Club, Lighthouse Beach

    Time: 5.30pm - 7.30pm Cost:

    There is no charge for attendance.

    Age group: Year 9 - 12 students

    The evening will include guest speakers from industry as well as SCU students - so you will hear first-hand what these careers are all about.

    Participants must register their attendance:
    email engineering@scu.edu.au

    Aug 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Coffs Harbour campus

     

    6:30pm, 30 August 2016 to 8:30pm, 30 August 2016

     

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

     

    Registrations and further details: Contact Peter Marshall on 02 6659 3920

     

    Email: peter.marshall@scu.edu.au

    Aug 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Lismore

    6:30pm, 31 August 2016 to 8:30pm, 31 August 2016

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

     

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

    Registrations and further details: Contact Cait Feldmann on 02 6620 3102 or

    Email: caitlyn.feldmann@scu.edu.au

    Sep 2016

    Parent Information Evening

    Gold Coast Campus

    6:30pm, 1 September 2016 to 8:30pm, 1 September 2016

    Southern Cross University warmly invites all parents of Year 12 students to an information evening on the transition from high school to university.

    Guest speakers will cover the following topics:- Applications, Enrolment, Careers, HECS, Accommodation, Students support, Costs and scholarships.

    Registrations and further details: Contact Simon Black on 07 5589 3180 or

    Email: simon.black@scu.edu.au

    Sep 2016

    STAR Entry Scheme registration closes

    4:00pm, 7 September 2016

    STAR APPLICATIONS CLOSE ON THIS DAY

    Lismore campus, Gold Coast campus and Coffs Harbour campus

    Southern Cross University's STAR Entry Scheme enables Year 12 students to gain early admission to SCU on the basis of their school principal's recommendation. The STAR Scheme matches an individual student to a particular SCU course based on their likelihood of success in their chosen discipline.

    Most of SCU's undergraduate courses are available through STAR Entry Scheme. Courses not on offer through the STAR Entry Scheme in 2017 are the Bachelor of Midwifery and our Education degrees.

     

    For more information about our courses and where they are offered, visit course options and refer to the undergraduate course list.

     

    Further details: SCU Star

    Oct 2016

    Good luck in your final exams!

    October - November

    Oct 2016

    Spring into Engineering

    Time: 9.00am to 2.45pm

    When: 4 October 2016

    Where: A Block, SCU, Lismore Campus

    Cost: There is no charge for attendance

    Bring: Food, water bottle, covered shoes, pen and paper

    Age group: Year 9 - 12 students

     

    Spring into Engineering is a school holiday program for aspiring young women interested in engineering.
    Hosted by SCU and held at Lismore campus, it is a great opportunity for students to see firsthand what engineering is all about.

    Parents/guardians are responsible for the student's travel arrangements... for more information
    please contact: Maree Savins on 02 6620 3026 or

    email engineering@scu.edu.au

  • Congrats!
    You've
    finished
    Yr 12

    School's Out!
    Time to let your hair down for Summer!

  • You get a part time job to help fund your Uni degree
    SCU
    offer
    arrives
  • Years 2 and 3 of uni have
    been like climbing Everest
    It's time for a well-earned break
    Attend
    Orientation
    Year 1 of Uni
  • Blown the budget huh?

    You decide to move
    in with your friends
    & save some cash...
    You jet set off to the Big Apple
  • Hard work is acknowledged
    & you're now qualified
    After graduation, you get a job offer in the big smoke!
    You're off on a new adventure...