Amnesty International UC
The aim of the Amnesty International Club/Society is to motivate and inform tertiary education students in the area of human rights. The objective is to give students the tools necessary to create and implement strategies useful to promoting human rights not only on a local but a national scale. The fundamental intention of our society is to campaign, petition and inform students and members of the public as to the reality of human rights abuses both on a local, state, federal and international level.
UC Chinese Students and Scholars Association (CSSA)
CSSA is a cultural club that aims to support Chinese students that are studying at University of Canberra and encourage them to integrate into the university community. The club organises social and cultural events, which are open to all students at UC, to enrich members’ university life in Canberra, as well as to promote Chinese cultural values. Additionally, CSSA provides assistance to those who are interested in learning Chinese language, helping them to learn the language through fun and relax atmosphere.
Facebook: CSSA UC
UC College of St Andronicus
The College of Saint Andronicus is the University of Canberra Society for Medieval Recreation!
The club is a chapter of the Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA),which is an international organisation dedicated to researching and recreating the arts, skills and traditions of the pre-17th century.
The College of Saint Andronicus study and practice a variety of activities, including combat – heavy armoured, fencing, and archery – costuming, cooking,
metalwork, armouring, woodworking, music, dance, calligraphy, fiber arts, and so much more.
If it was done in the middle ages or renaissance, odds are you’ll find someone in the SCA interested in recreating it!
Facebook: College Of Saint Andronicus
Flux UC is based on a new political party called Flux. Our shared goal is to bring power back to ordinary Australians by enabling them to participate in the political process through an app.
Facebook: Flux UC
Enactus is a global student led organisation which brings together business leaders and students who purpose is; To Enable Progress through Entrepreneurial Action.
Students undertake projects designed to create social change and improve the lives of others.
Facebook: ENACTUS Canberra
Student Events and Campus Community Society (SECCS)
SECCS (Students Events & Campus Community Society) is a non-for-profit society at the University of Canberra, run by students for students. It is a society that endeavours to promote and operate the best events possible for all of its members.
UC Fellowship of Christian University Students (UC FoCUS)
FoCUS is group of students from a range of different backgrounds including no church background. FoCUS wants to explore, learn about, and grow in relationship with God and each other and see the reality of Jesus discovered, enjoyed and shared on campus.
UC Filipino Society
The UC Filipino Society aims to develop and promote friendship and unity between Filipino students at the University of Canberra with the broader UC community. Moreover, it aims to further promote cultural diversity within the university and the community through events that showcase Filipino culture and participation in multicultural events
Facebook: University of Canberra Filipino Society
GENLIFE UC are the young adults of LIFE CITY CHURCH.
GENLIFE UC have three focuses as a club and society at UC.
Christ//Community//Culture. Our heart is to empower young people at the University of Canberra as they are connected in the community, celebrating cultures from all over the world and also represented through Jesus Christ’s teaching through the bible.
Most of us are Christians with all different religious backgrounds, however you do not need to be a Christian to get involved! Its a great place to start the journey.
UC Indonesian Society (UCISS)
As a branch of Perhimpunan Pelajar Indonesia Australia (PPIA), UCISS is a student association that focuses itself in developing the relation between Indonesian students and various Indonesian communities within the ACT region.
UCISS carries a mission to become a platform that accommodates ideas, inspiration and aspiration of Indonesian minds through its events and activities. UCISS is more than just a student organization. It is also a second home for its members, a place to gather and share.
Facebook: PPIA University of Canberra – UCISS
UC International Students Society
The UC International Students’ Society aims to provide support to international students with the aid of the UC International Department. The society aims to unify students from different backgrounds through its events and initiatives.
Facebook: UC International Students’ Society
UC Japan Club
UC Japan Club seeks to promote understanding of Japanese culture as well as acts as a platform for people with interest in Japanese culture to locate and interact with each other.
We conduct 4 weekly classes for our members (cultural, communications, 2 language classes) and host regular social events for our members. Please give our Facebook page a like, or join in the Facebook group.
Website: UC Japan Club
UC Korean Society
The UC Korean Society aims to share some opportunities such as learning Korean and experiencing Korean culture like K-pop, traditional foods and movies.
Facebook: UC Korean Society
The UCKFA was established in 2017 to provide tuition in Chinese martial arts to UC students, staff and the general public. It provides lessons from the Yut Hung Kung Fu Academy in practical kung fu for self defence, performance wushu and Chinese lion and dragon dance. Students have the opportunity to perform in public and private events and festival around Canberra and the surrounding region and enjoy many meals and times socialising with each other.
UC Labor Students Club
The University of Canberra Labor Students’ Club (UCLSC) strives to be the inclusive place for political discussion, debate and engagement within the campus community- specifically amongst students’ who subscribe to core Labor political values of equality, fairness and social justice.
We actively encourage political discussion on campus, local and federal level with regular events for members.
Facebook: UC Labor
UC Liberal Society
The UC Liberal Society is a club promoting Liberal Democratic values, networking with similar minded people on campus and empowering young people at the University of Canberra.
Facebook: UC Liberals
UC Muslim Student and Staff Association (MSSA)
UC Muslim Student and Staff Association (MSSA) helps the Muslim community at UC in religious and cultural matters.
UC Nesian Society
UC Nesian is a culture club created at the University of Canberra for the purpose of bringing a pacific presence on campus. Since its establishment in 2014, this group is open for all to learn and for those who are pacific islanders to appreciate their ethnicity and uniqueness in Australia. Therefore embrace your island culture, respect others and be an example for our younger generations. As well as learning about the Nesian cultures the club also aims to bring awareness of the issues affecting our beloved home countries in the hopes we can become vessels of change for the future.
Facebook: UC Nesian
Rainbow UC exists primarily to create a FUN, supportive and understanding social network and community at UC for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Trans, Queer, InterSex, Asexual, Questioning persons and their Allies.
Facebook: Rainbow UC
UC Refugee Action Club
The UC Refugee Action Club (UC RAC) is a group of staff and students who campaign for the rights of asylum seekers, raise awareness of refugee issues and donate to non-profit refugee support organisations from the proceeds of our events. We are a working group of the Canberra Refugee Action Committee.
Facebook: UC Refugee Action Club
Rotaract of University of Canberra
Rotaract believes in service above self. It is a global organisation that empowers students and young professionals to create positive change in their local communities and around the world. Rotaract provides unique opportunities that assist its members in becoming the business and professional leaders of tomorrow.
Facebook: Rotaract Club Of UC
UC Thai Students Club
The Thai Students Club aims to promote Thai culture to those living and studying in Canberra and welcomes anyone who is interested in learning more about Thailand and its culture. The club also provides support to Thai students by helping them adjust to living and studying abroad. We also encourage anyone who is interested to join us – it is not necessary for you to know how to speak Thai.
UC Recreation and Entertainment Club (UCREC)
UC REC is a casual and social gaming club aiming to bring together gamers of every creed. We cater to video gamers, whatever their platform, as well as board gamers, card gamers, and role-players, and hold meets geared towards involving each group.
So if you’re into gaming and want to meet some like minded uni students, this is the community for you.
Facebook: UC Recreation and Entertainment
UC United Nations Students Society (UC UNSS)
The UC UNSS is a social club dedicated to networking and skills development. We host and attend a range of events, from our casual weekly meetings, to external networking nights, to sending delegations interstate to represent us at Model United Nations Conferences. If you’re interested in the United Nations, or looking for a social group, don’t hesitate to contact us.
Facebook: UC UN Students Society
The Vietnamese Student Association at the University of Canberra is a non-political, non-profit club gathering current students and Vietnamese alumni at the University of Canberra. VSAUC aims to support its members in learning, working and life as well as promote Vietnamese traditional culture to international friends.
Facebook: UC Vietnamese Student Society