Orientation Connecting Activities

The first weeks of uni are a great chance to find out about your campus, your course and University services that can help you succeed in your studies.

Connect Quest teams are now closed for Session 3.

"Congratulations to Carrie, an online student for winning the major Connect Quest prize of the Apple iPad Mini (256GB) with smart case."

Connect Quest will be running in Session 1, 2021 and we’d would love to have you involved. Look out for your invitation in February 2021. 

Further enquires email connectquest@scu.edu.au

Week 3 - Check in

Thankyou to all who completed the Week 3 Check-in Quiz!

"Congratulations to the winners of the three sets of Apple Airpods 2nd Gen, Sravanthi and Laura from the Gold Coast Campus and Korina from the Coffs Harbour Campus.".

Discover SCU Competition

“Congratulations to Colette from the Gold Coast campus, the winner of the Apple iPad Mini (256 GB) with smart case.”


Session 3 O'Week - LEXSA (Lismore) Visit website 

Enter a competition!

  • 'Join and Win' - Students can join LEXSA or renew their membership for a chance to win 1 of 4 LEXSA bags with our reusable items, notebook and pen!
  • Opens Monday, 26th of Oct (O'Week) / Closes Sunday, 22 November (Week 3)
    1 winner drawn each week

You have the chance to win a $10 Coles Voucher each week! Simply comment on our social media post for a chance to win!*

  • Re-post our Instagram Story template for another chance at winning a $10 Coles Voucher!
    *Must be a current Southern Cross Uni Student to enter

Join LEXSA or renew your membership for your chance to win a LEXSA Bag with our reusable items, notebook, pen + more! One winner drawn each week for 4 weeks!

  • From Week 4, enter our Instagram Christmas Giveaway Competition! All you have to do is follow us on instagram @lexsa_scu and comment on our post for your chance to win! We’re giving away 5 Christmas packs each week for 3 weeks which include wrapping paper, Christmas cards, ribbons and more!

Every Monday + Thursday, all Southern Cross University current students can drop by the LEXSA Office to pick up a $7 Lunch Voucher for the Quick Brown Fox Café
*During Session 3 2020 only, must show student ID card.

Week 4: Registration opens for our DIY Macrame Bookmark Giveaway for LEXSA Members. We will post you everything you need to create your own bookmark! Register via our website from 10am on Monday, 23rd of November 2020

Week 5: Join us for a Netflix Christmas Movie Night on Thursday, 3rd of December from 7pm. Everyone who attends will receive a $10 Coles Voucher and go in the draw to win a Christmas Hamper! Register via our website now!

Current LEXSA Members can get free black and white printing for their study documents! Simply attach your documents to an email to lexsa@scu.edu.au and we will post them to you for free.
*Prices incur for colour printing and binding.

For more information, please contact LEXSA Staff by emailing lexsa@scu.edu.au.  

Week 7 Giveaway - Macrame Keyring

  • Opens Monday, 23 November at 10am (Week 4)
  • Closes Sunday, 6 December at 11am (Week 5)
  • Postage from Monday, 7 December (Week 6)


CHSA (Coffs Harbour) Visit website

CoastRs (Gold Coast) Visit website

Wednesday 28 October

  • CoastRs Goodie Bags - available via membership sign up all week

Thursday 29 October

  • Essential oil - Sleep Spray- registrations via website from 9am
  • Live Yoga and Meditation from 9:00am

Friday 30 October

  • DIY Grow Kit - registrations via website from 9am
  • 'Trick or Treat' giveaway - registrations from 9am

Our membership campaign will run for the duration of orientation week and week 1. New students can sign up and go in the draw to win 1 of 2 $100 vouchers.

Southern Cross Postgraduates Association Visit website

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

Get Orientatated recorded zoom session (30 minutes)

  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)