Orientation Connecting Activities

Connect Quest

Team registrations have now closed.

Wishing all Connect Quest teams all the best with their challenges!

All Connect Quest participants are invited to the Connect Quest Finale to celebrate completing Connect Quest and it is a chance to meet other team members.

Check back in Session 2/Study Period 4 for the next round of Connect Quest.

Further enquires email connectquest@scu.edu.au

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Check in Week

We want to check how things are going for you at SCU. The Check in Week Survey is a chance for you to let us know how you are going and learn what services SCU offers to help you.

Enter your student number at the end to enter the competition for your chance to win one of three pairs of Apple AirPods (2nd Gen)!

Congratulations to the winners of the Apple AirPods; Alison, Cindy and Mackenzie from the Gold Coast campus.

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Discover SCU Competition

Entering the Discover SCU Competition is a great way to learn about some of the support services available to you as a student. You can tell us what your priorities are for Orientation and what kind of services you are interested in.

The Discover SCU Competition has now closed. Congratulations to the winner of the iPad Mini, Edward from the Melbourne Hotel School.

Discover Southern Cross University Competition

LEXSA (Lismore) Visit website 

We would love to get to know you so if you're dropping by campus, come and meet the team during O'Week at our office in the Goodman Plaza!

Don't worry if you can't make it to campus, we've got some fun online activities planned for everyone to enjoy! Check our website and follow our socials to stay up to date.

We also offer the cheapest printing on campus, locker hire and have student clubs you can join. LEXSA Members can benefit further with creative giveaways during the session, discounts on our reusable item range and a membership bag filled with merch!

O Week Events

Monday 22 – Friday 26

  • Drop by our office to pick up a free snack pack, become a LEXSA member for $5 and receive a membership bag.
  • Live music in the Goodman Plaza

Monday 22

  • Live music in the Goodman Plaza 

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  • Online Games Night

Wednesday 24

  • Live music in the Goodman Plaza

Thursday 25

  • Netflix Movie Night

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CHSA (Coffs Harbour) Visit website

The Coffs Harbour Student Association service counter will open from February 22nd for you to pop in and say hello, sign up for membership, and receive a showbag full of goodies! You can also sign up for membership through our website with the option to collect your showbag from the office, or have it posted out to you.

New members will also enter a raffle draw with $500+ worth of fun prizes!  

Keep an eye out on the CHSA website or follow our socials for upcoming social media activities and competitions as well as our giveaways and activities starting from week 1!

O Week Events

Membership drive 22 Feb – 19 Mar

Sign up & WIN - Join the CHSA in weeks 1-4 and go in the draw to win 1 of 4 great prizes valued up to $500 in total.

Monday 22 – Friday 26

  • Drop by our office for memberships, all new members receive a member goodie bag with bamboo reusable cutlery set, lollies, stainless steel straw, highlighter, sticky note post it book & info pamphlets.
  • Facebook competition - introduce yourself with a selfie for your chance to win a CHSA glass keep cup & bamboo USB.
  • Insta comp - This or That Comp, repost the filled-out story of why you prefer to win a Resilience Agenda diary

Connect with us

Facebook facebook.com/scuchsa/

Instagram instagram.com/chsa/


CoastRs (Gold Coast) Visit website

CoastRs is your Student Association on the Gold Coast campus, you can sign up to be a member online!

New members will receive a free goodie bag and go in the draw to win 1 of 4 'Back to School' prize packs. CoastRs members can also shop our textbook sale for discounted must-haves and access our exclusive O Week activities online. Check the website and follow our socials to stay up to date with all the latest fun.  

The CoastRs service counter will be open from February 22nd so come say hello and pick up your free goodie bag!

O Week Events

Membership drive 22 Feb – 19 Mar

New CoastRs members will receive exclusive offers, first access to workshops/ courses and much more! We have 4 weeks' worth of prizes. If you sign up during O Week, you will have four chances over the campaign to win a prize. All CoastRs members to date will automatically go in the draw each week.

Prizes will be drawn 4pm (Qld time) weekending 26/2, 5/3, 12/3 and 19/3.

Download the complete COASTRs Session One Events Calendar

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Southern Cross Postgraduates Association Visit website

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!

  Get Orientated - learn about the 5 star support service that Southern Cross Uni offers.

Get Orientatated recorded zoom session (30 minutes). 

Please note, this session was recorded in 2020 and there are now on-campus tutorials, workshops, and practicals, and you can access client services, the libraries, study spaces, computer labs, student hubs, cafes and other student amenities. 

  Talking Sport - find out what’s on offer and how you can become the next Team SCU sporting legend.

Talking Sport recorded zoom session (40 minutes).

Please check the UniLife website for the latest updates on campus sport, recreational trips and tours, SCU sporting events and more.

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