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Southern Cross University (SCU)

AustraliaCoffs HarbourGold CoastLismore

At Southern Cross University, we're always looking for a better way to do things. That's why our courses will be taught in a unique academic model that's designed to set you up for success at university and beyond. Most courses are underway this year with the remainder moving to this model in 2023.


Content is highly interactive, with engaging face-to-face and active learning formats that have real-world applications. A shorter, more focused unit structure gives you a greater sense of momentum and motivation as you achieve milestones quickly.

Stars in Student Support, Graduate Salary, and Overall Experience - The Good Universities Guide 2022
TOP 200
Young Universities globally - Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021
Key Research Areas World Standard or Above - Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) 2018
TOP 4 %
of universities worldwide in Forestry and Agriculture - QS World Rankings 2021
TOP 250
in Physical Sciences - Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2021

Southern Cross University (SCU)


Southern Cross University (SCU)


SCU International Regional Scholarship

This scholarship is available to international students enrolled to any full undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree at either the Gold Coast, Lismore or Coffs Harbour campus.

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SCU International Women in STEM Scholarship

This scholarship aims to attract new female international students wanting to study a full undergraduate or postgraduate degree from the Faculty of Science and Engineering or Faculty of Health or Bachelor/Master of Information Technology at the Gold Coast, Lismore or Coffs Harbour campuses at Southern Cross University.

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SCU Vice Chancellor’s Academic Excellence Scholarship

For academically outstanding future international students in all fields of study. The key criteria for students is to exceed the academic and English entry requirements for the program and present themselves as an outstanding academic candidate.

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SCU Vice Chancellor’s International Diversification Scholarship

This scholarship celebrates the diversity of nations with international students attending Southern Cross University.

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Southern Cross University (SCU)


Southern Cross University - Gold Coast

Gold Coast

144 Coolangatta Rd, Bilinga QLD 4225, Australia

Southern Cross University - Coffs Harbour

Coffs Harbour

Hogbin Dr, Coffs Harbour NSW 2450, Australia

Southern Cross University - Lismore


Military Rd, East Lismore NSW 2480, Australia