Southern Cross University Open Day at Coffs Harbour campus on Friday, July 27

Want to be an elite sports coach and inspire players to get to the top of their game? Or maybe you want to help people with injury or disability participate more fully in life? What if you could complete your entire marine science degree at the National Marine Science Centre, using the Solitary Islands Marine Park as your classroom?

Come along to Southern Cross University Open Day at Coffs Harbour campus on Friday, July 27, from 3pm – 7pm, followed by the National Marine Science Centre and Solitary Islands Aquarium on Saturday July 28, from 10am – 3pm, to discover how we can deliver an educational experience that will open new horizons for you.

Our lecturers, staff and student ambassadors will come together at Open Day to answer all your questions and showcase our study options, unique campus features and the possibilities of where a Southern Cross University degree can take you.

Visit the Open Day website openday.scu.edu.au to plan your schedule for Coffs Harbour (July 27), Lismore (July 28) or Gold Coast (July 29) or download the Open Day event app to stay informed and tailor sessions and activities to match your interests.

From 2019 Coffs Harbour will offer the Bachelor of Exercise Science and Psychological Science degree, with application in elite sport psychology and careers that promote health and self-esteem through a healthy lifestyle.

From next year, Southern Cross University will offer its flagship Bachelor of Marine Science and Management at the National Marine Science Centre, providing opportunities for locals to complete their entire degree in Coffs Harbour using the Solitary Islands Marine Park as their classroom.

Other Open Day highlights include tours of the campus, facilities and laboratories, presentations to help with applying for and transitioning to university, including: Getting into University, including Entry Requirements and Pathways; de-mystifying University with the ‘Southern Cross Mythbusters’; Parents’ Guide to Southern Cross University.

Alongside Open Day activities there will be Twilight markets from 3pm – 7pm in the courtyard, featuring local food, arts and crafts and music from local musicians D’Boyzos.

Southern Cross University boasts beautiful campuses on the Gold Coast, Lismore and Coffs Harbour, in prime locations along Australia’s east coast.