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Never too early, never too late to study
20 Apr

A 45-year-old Biomedical Science student who “always wanted to go to university and always had an interest in medicine” has been joined on campus this year by her 16-year-old daughter through USC’s Headstart program.

Student support at USC
20 Apr

University can be an exciting and sometimes unfamiliar journey, but know that your child is supported throughout the entire process with USC.

Technology and the developing brain
20 Apr

Over the last decade technology has evolved and while many young people are aware of issues associated with excessive smartphone use, they can still be reluctant to put them down, says one of Australia’s foremost experts in child development.

Driller digs deep for career as doctor
10 Feb

A former fly in-fly out mines driller who recently graduated from USC with a Psychology degree is taking his career change even further in 2021 after getting into medicine.

Five tips for uni success
10 Feb

When your child is weighing up their uni options, it’s natural to have questions.

Headstart students Ashleigh Aubrey and Sienna Zerafa
Study USC's Headstart program online
10 Feb

Headstart gives Year 11 and 12 students the chance to study university subjects while still in high school.

What's new at USC in 2021
10 Feb

2020 was a challenging year for many.