International & Exchange Students

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Welcome to Australia, to Sydney and to UNSW Student Life with Arc!

Use Arc as your gateway to UNSW, Sydney and Australia. Here is your UNSW student life bucketlist so that you can have uni your way!

Find your favourite Clubs

Clubs & Societies are fun for everyone. There are societies for every faculty of study, and hobby clubs of everything you can possibly imagine. They're an easy way to meet people who share your interests. Plus, if you join enough Clubs & Societies at UNSW there will so many barbecues that you never pay for lunch again!

✓ See Sydney & Socialise

Arc Goes To... is provides free and heavily discounted trips and tours to famous sites around Sydney and beyond. Arc also runs a weekly Culture Cafe for casual conversation and English practicing - all are welcome!

Head to Roundhouse

Roundhouse is home of student life at UNSW. Known for its epic session parties, fun events and relaxed atmosphere, it's the place to be for everyone in the UNSW community. Arc members also get discounted entry to parties!

Play Sport

Participate in a sport you know from home like soccer or basketball, or try something new and very Aussie like netball or AFL. Find a sports club that suits your skills or participate in our social sport competitions. Also see She Can which is a special beginner's sporting program just for women!

✓ Get involved in Volunteering 

See how you can make a meaningful difference, meet new people and increase your skillset through volunteering. There are opportunities on campus, interstate and internationally. 

✓ Get help when you need it 

Sometimes stress, academic or legal issues can get the better of us. That's when wellness and legal come in with resources and practical tips for staying afloat when you feel like you're sinking.  

✓ Stay in the loop

Like the Arc Facebook page to get updates on all the latest fun things happening on campus.

So how can you sign up?

STEP 1: SIGN UP for free online via Orgsync, creating for profile to access clubs, information and more. 

STEP 2: ACTIVATE your membership at one of our membership stalls or Arc Reception with your student ID. Done! You're one of us now and have access to all of our programs, initiatives and member benefits! We'll even give you a membership pack full of goodies!





Not quite a student...?

Students who are part of UNSW Foundation Studies or a UNSW Institute of Languages can become an associate member and keep taking advantage of our member benefits. Associate membership is also available to Alumnni, UNSW Staff, and well, anyone!

Arc Membership Manager

P:02 9385 9822