Uni Your Way. 

Arc is your student organisation, run by students, for students.

We want you to do uni your way. Joining Arc is your gateway to an incredible student experience at UNSW that will be fun, enriching and social. Stick with us and you'll be making memories to last a lifetime (in no time!) And the best bit? It's free!

Arc is everything at uni that's outside the classroom. From our 300 Clubs & Societies; to over 30 Volunteering programs and Sporting Opportunities galore. Roundhouse is back bigger and better than ever with heaps of parties & events and Blitz is covering the latest, greatest and what's on at UNSW.

Arc wants your to grow to you best self with workshops, leadership and innovation and we know that uni can get tough so we're here to help with wellness, legal information and university advice. We're also proud to support O-Week and Student Representation. PHEW! 

So how can you sign up?

SpArc makes uni life brighter. Once you join Arc as a member, you’ll have access to SpArc and more than 300 clubs, volunteering, and new ways to create and collaborate.  

If you're new to Arc in 2019, head to an Arc Membership tent during O-Week or Arc Reception to activate your 2019 membership. You can activate, pick up your membership pack and start picking up perks from MON 4 FEB with your student ID. Make sure to check our new terms & conditions

Uh oh! Found an issue? Bear with us as we sort out bugs – email us with any issues at sparc@arc.unsw.edu.au

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Associate Membership

Something special for UNSW Global, UNSW Institute of Languages, UNSW staff or UNSW alumni.

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Member Benefits

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What is Arc? (in video form)

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Be involved with something you love.

Clubs & Societies are a great way to get social, get active and make the most of your time at uni. There's 300 of them, so you're spoilt for choice! Keep scrolling to catch 'em all. Find out more here.


Get active and have fun!

Whether you’re keen to get active, want to represent #TeamUNSW at an intervarsity level, or just have fun and meet new people, Arc Sport has got you covered. Find out more here.


The home of good times

Like a phoenix rising from the ashes, Roundhouse has returned in a blaze of glory. Roundhouse is your home away from home, the place to go for pints, procrastination, gigs and good times. Find out more here.


Ramp up your resume.

Keen to lend a hand, a pen, or an hour? We’ve got just the thing for you.

Volunteering with Arc is a great way to make friends, meet new people and have a lasting impact on your local (or global) community.Find out more here.


Leadership | Workshops | Innovation

Sign up to some amazing development programs on campus all over UNSW. 

Our programs and How To... workshops enable you to perform at your professional peak, improving your skillset and resume. Find out more here.


Wellness, Legal Advice and Uni Info (and puppies).

Uni hasn’t been everything you thought it would be? We've got your back when the going gets tough, providing resources and support through Arc Wellness and legal advice and advocacy through Arc Legal.

Find out more here.

Membership Manager

P:02 9385 9822