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Life at USC

Your place to rise, and shine

USC is rated as one of Australia's best universities for overall student experience. Immerse yourself in campus life and you'll find new and interesting people and opportunities to learn, connect and make new friends.

Our USC community has people of all ages, cultural backgrounds, gender identities, sexual orientations and faiths and we are passionate about ensuring equal access to all students, including students with a disability, learning disorder, illness or injury.

Come as you are. We know you'll feel at home at USC.

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Our blog posts cover a broad range of topics. You'll find articles on internships, field work, university events, employment and also general student stories and articles about community life.

Blogs and vlogs

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A spirit of determination
2 July

In 2003, Aunty Judi Wickes had both arms in plaster, $250 in her pocket and a determination to put on the Sunshine Coast’s first NAIDOC event.

My experiences as a trans non-binary person
12 May

It took Maddy Best a long time to find the right words to express themselves.

Keeping the spark alive in the electric vehicle industry
5 May

Electric vehicles are rapidly disrupting the car industry landscape.

Jamison

High performance musician Jamison shares her tips on juggling a busy schedule and eating right while studying.

Raymart

Raymart always finds time for a snack even in a busy day of studying, mentoring and working.

Deb

Take a peek at mum-of-two Deb's last semester of study.

Amy

Take a tour of a paramedic simulation suite with Amy as she completes her last University assignment.

Emily

Get the scoop on USC's orientation week from Emily and her friends. From free food to tutorials, they tried it all.