Southern Cross University

Southern Cross University (SCU), Lismore.

Lismore Campus. Photo credit: JonnyR

Southern Cross University is a regional university with campuses along the north coast of New South Wales, stretching into southern Queensland. It's based in Lismore. SCU has a good range of courses to cater for the varying needs of students, many of whom are distance learners. If you've studied with SCU, either online or at a campus, you can post a review to let others know about your experiences.

SCU Rating

User Rating 2.78 (82 votes)

Student Reviews

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  1. Education Student
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    Disappointing and unimpressed with this university

    Having been with this University for 5 years I am so unhappy and unimpressed with the education staff and their lack of support and empathy for struggling students. Having had a GPA of 7 and being at risk of failing a class for the first time the response from the lecture was down right rude and extremely discouraging. The professional experience team was also awful at offering help and support. The academic team ‘reached out’ a month after having to self withdraw which was very disappointing. This uni prides itself on being smaller and being able to have closer relationships with the teaching staff which is an absolute lie.With only a year left to finish my degree I will be completing at another more reputable university. The only good thing about doing an education degree here is you are qualified to teach both QLD and NSW

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  2. Happy student
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    Great uni for environmental science

    Great university for environmental science, lots of practical work and knowledgeable and helpful academic staff.

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