The Office of Engagement leads and manages UniSC’s strategy as an engaged university that advances the social, economic, and environmental wellbeing of its regions and beyond.
This is achieved by connecting and collaborating with the University’s many stakeholders through three focus areas that enable UniSC to both serve and be informed through its outreach activities:
- Service and access
- Industry and partners
- Research and innovation
The Office of Engagement is committed to partnering with the community through continuing education opportunities across a broad range of topics. We offer short course options to advance your knowledge and skills or simply to provide a channel for your creativity. For more information contact the Office of Engagement.
Collaborations and Memberships
UniSC is committed to actively participating in and influencing social, environmental and economic development policies, and connecting with thought leaders across the globe in industry, government and education. The University engages with national and international organisations through institutional membership of networks and forums dedicated to research, public discussion and collaboration.
- Committee for Economic Development of Australia (CEDA)
- Engagement Australia
- Regional Universities Network (RUN)
- Scholars at Risk (SAR)
- Talloires Network
- Universities Australia (UA)
Our commitment to productive community partnerships includes the Innovation Centre, UniSC Clinics, our sporting facilities, Library and Art Gallery.
For more information, contact the Office of Engagement.
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Community engagement stories
3 reasons you should never view or share videos showing children being assaulted – even if you think it helps ‘raise awareness’30 Mar
Australians have been shocked by an incident on the Sunshine Coast which went viral online, in which a 13-year-old girl was allegedly imprisoned, assaulted and tortured. But there are three key reasons why you should never view, download or share photos or videos of children being assaulted.
Paradise found30 Mar
How three UNESCO biosphere reserves are offering unique opportunities at the University of the Sunshine Coast.
School students win university trip of a lifetime29 Mar
Five high school students have won the trip of a lifetime with the University of the Sunshine Coast.