High school or college students ready to begin their uni journey.
Those who took a work or travel break before starting at uni.
Students looking to complete a postgraduate qualification.
Students from all corners of the world, or even onshore.
UC Welcome Day is both the first step for new UC students, and a chance for those exploring university to experience our campus and community for themselves.
Friday 13 January
11am – 2pm
Elevate your skills and influence in the Creative or Cultural sectors with our new range of postgraduate qualifications in the Creative Industries.
#17 in the Young Universities World Ranking
In the top 1% of young universities worldwide
(THE YUR, 2022)
#1 in Canberra for teaching quality
In an industry dominated by men, UC alumna Erika Bell has carved out a successful tech career, sharing her story to attract more diversity to the sector.
This year Mijica Lus was recognised as a 2022 Young Canberra Citizen of the Year, for her contributions in volunteering across Canberran not for profit organisations.
A disgusting possum dissection and inspiring lecture on photosynthesis pushed Kyle Hemming into the world of plants during his undergraduate studies. In 2022, he graduated with a PhD from the University of Canberra, focusing on native and exotic grasses.
Bachelor of Communication and Media student Hannah Donald has been awarded the Peter Leonard Scholarship from WIN News Canberra for 2022.
The University of Canberra is one of 11 universities that have formed the Biodiversity Council, to provide independent advice about the state of Australia’s threatened flora and fauna.
The University of Canberra will present the Pathways to Politics Program for Women from 2023, delivered through a national network of universities to address the underrepresentation of women in Australian politics.