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Student Association Activities

Your student associations host a range of events during Orientation and throughout the year. Click on the headings below to learn more about your student association.

All of SCU’s student associations service online students, CoastRs (Gold Coast), ;LEXSA (Lismore), Coffs Harbour Student Association, and the Southern Cross Postgraduate Association. You can sign up through their websites and follow their socials to stay up to date with all the latest activities.

LEXSA (Lismore)

LEXSA is your Student Association at Lismore campus for both on-campus and online students. We offer services, events and support to help you throughout your time at Southern Cross University.

Whether you're studying online or at Lismore campus, we would love to meet you. Drop by our office to meet our team and find out what's happening or connect with us online over our social media!

Stay up to date: FB /lexsascu  IG @lexsa_SCU W 


CoastRs Student Association is the representative student-body organisation for students at SCU’s Gold Coast Campus.

A CoastRs Membership gives you access to some of the best services, events and support available to students on and off campus at SCU Gold Coast! Pop by our office to meet our team and sign up to be a member for just $1.

Stay up to date: FB /CoastRsSCU IG @coastrs_scu W


Coffs Harbour Student Association (CHSA) is your Student Association at Coffs Harbour campus. We are run by students for students. We aim to make student life more enjoyable by providing a range of services, spaces and events. We are here to help you make your university experience as enjoyable, fun and supportive as possible. You are very welcome to pop in for a cuppa and a chat any time!

Stay up to date: FB /scuchsa  IG @chsa W

Southern Cross Postgraduates Association (SCPA)

The SCPA is your postgraduate student association. You can join SCPA for FREE online through our website.

Sign up to be a member and follow the SCPA socials for the latest info on upcoming events and activities. Check out the website for skills and training workshops, support and wellbeing, and to meet the team!

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New to SCU Facebook Group

Are you new to Southern Cross University? Are you looking to connect with like-minded people? Join our New to SCU Facebook group!

All new students are welcome to join and interact with other students, including our Orientation student volunteers.

This group is a place to make new friends and talk about starting at SCU, no matter what degree you're studying. It is a place to learn and share tips on studying at SCU, what has helped you to settle in, and even where the best cafes are!

Introduce yourself by telling us what you’re studying and from where. Make sure to comment on other posts to keep the conversation flowing and make lasting connections.

Say hi in the group today!


Learn more about all things sport, health and wellbeing at SCU by visiting the UniLife website.

From there you can find more information on campus sport, local clubs and societies, recreation, trips and tours, Team SCU sports and events, and so much more.