Experience USC is an exclusive day for Year 10 students to explore a number of career paths, speak to academics and see what uni life is like. Students can customise their day by selecting from a range of engaging and interactive workshops across multiple careers and study areas.
Students will leave the day feeling inspired, informed and motivated about their future.
Experience USC is a highly sought after event that’s not to be missed!
Who: Year 10 students
Date: Wednesday 5, Thursday 6 or Friday 7 June 2019, choose your school's preferred day.
Times: Arrive before 8.45am. Event runs 9am-1.30pm.
Venue: USC Sunshine Coast
Transport: Bus subsidy available
Lunch: Students and staff to BYO. There are also a number of eateries on campus where lunch can be purchased from.
|Arrive before 8.45am||School groups arrive at USC Bus Interchange and come to check-in.|
|9am-9.30am||School coordinator is briefed by USC staff, distributes student name tags (provided by USC) and returns left-over name tags to marquee.|
Kick start the day with some Q & A
Join one of our USC student ambassadors as they share insights about their personal experiences and bust some myths about life after high school and what it’s like to study at university.
|11.45am-12.30pm||Lunch break at Brasserie (supervised by teachers). Students and staff to BYO lunch.|
|1.30pm||Event ends and schools depart|
Transportation subsidies allocation
Maximum subsidy available per bus. Distance from a school directly to the Experience USC event:
- Up to 20km: $200
- 21 - 50km: $300
- 51 - 100km: $400
- Over 100km: $400
Funding beyond one bus per school will be considered case by case on assessment of all applications.
Subsidy claim process
Transport subsidies are only available to claim post event and where at least 80% of registered students were in attendance. Schools are required to pay their bus invoice in full prior to the event.
To claim transport subsides, each school must invoice the University of the Sunshine Coast for the allocated subsidy amount. These should be emailed, with a copy of the original paid bus invoice to firstname.lastname@example.org by 30 July 2019.