Southern Cross University is a vibrant, contemporary Australian university with beautiful campuses at the Gold Coast, Lismore and Coffs Harbour.

Personalised campus tours, guided by current Southern Cross University students, are available for you to see what our University is like. To book a tour freecall 1800 626 481 or email

Our campus Openday programs are available below - or visit the Open Day website


Coffs Harbour campus

Entrance area to SCU Coffs Harbour campus

Located halfway between Sydney and Brisbane, the Coffs Harbour campus is close to some of the finest surf beaches and a spectacular World Heritage listed rainforest. Situated on the southern side of the city, the campus is minutes from international standard sporting facilities and the airport. Student accommodation in a peaceful setting is located just minutes away from the academic precinct.

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Gold Coast campus

Gold Coast Campus

Only 400 metres from North Kirra Beach and next to the Gold Coast Airport in Coolangatta, the Gold Coast campus is the University's newest. With views of the Pacific Ocean, an innovative shared services hub and industry standard facilities, the campus provides a great study environment in a contemporary setting.

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Lismore campus

Students attending SCU Lismore campus 

Located in the vibrant Northern Rivers region of NSW, the Lismore campus is within striking distance of the popular coastal town of Byron Bay and less than a three hour drive to Brisbane. Lismore is proud to be a university city, with access to natural destinations, cultural activities, entertainment and great food. Students enjoy a cosmopolitan environment on campus with easy access to the necessary facilities.

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Sydney, Melbourne and Perth branch campuses (International students)

Student smiling SCU Melbourne Campus

Southern Cross University's branch campuses at Sydney, Melbourne, and Perth are conveniently located in the central business districts. Studying at SCU Sydney, Melbourne or Perth gives international students the opportunity to complete undergraduate or postgraduate degrees  in three of the world's most liveable cities. Southern Cross University collaborates with EduCo Sydney Branch Pty Ltd for the operation of the SCU Sydney, Melbourne and Perth branch campuses.

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The Hotel School Sydney and Melbourne

SCU Hotel school students standing in front of the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour bridge

The Hotel School Sydney and the Hotel School Melbourne are a unique educational partnership between Southern Cross University and Mulpha Australia, a major player in the hospitality industry. The combination of excellence from Southern Cross University and industry connectivity from Mulpha Australia creates an innovative learning environment at each of these locations.

The Hotel Schools deliver the Bachelor of Business in Hotel Management, Graduate Certificate in International Tourism Management, Graduate Diploma of International Tourism and Hotel Management and the Master of International Tourism and Hotel Management.

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