Southern Cross University

Studying at Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University is a multi-campus university on Australia’s east coast. We are proud of our reputation as a progressive institution, engaging with the communities we serve to create change that has impact around the world. 

Our campuses are located at the southern Gold Coast adjacent to Gold Coast Airport, in Lismore and at Coffs Harbour in New South Wales, where the University’s National Marine Science Centre is located. The University also operates The Hotel School Sydney in partnership with Mulpha Australia.

The regions we call home all have unique characteristics as study locations - from cosmopolitan cities, thriving industries and coastal lifestyles to living laboratories of great natural beauty and ecological diversity, right next to the campus.

Southern Cross delivers degrees on campus and online, with a rich academic portfolio covering the arts and humanities, social sciences, health - including nursing and midwifery, osteopathy and a selection of allied health specialities, law - including a suite of double degrees, teaching and education, digital business, media and information technology, tourism and business, science and engineering as well as marine, forest and environmental science and Indigenous knowledge.

International Year 12 students apply directly to Southern Cross University.

Admission criteria and entry schemes

The minimum qualifications you need before you can be selected for admission to a course of study.

English language proficiency

English language proficiency is an admission requirement for all tertiary courses offered through UAC.

Scholarships and financial assistance

Equity programs to help you access your potential.

About Southern Cross University

Enrolment, campus information and fees and charges.

Courses offered

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Get in touch

tel: 1800 626 481 (freecall)

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Attend an open day.

Coffs Harbour - Friday 16 August 2019
Lismore - Saturday 17 August 2019
Gold Coast - Sunday 18 August 2019