Your time at UNSW as a postgrad should be incredible. By joining Arc, you will get access to heaps of support, opportunities and experiences that will make uni more memorable. 

Being a postgrad makes you at least 1-degree warmer, so heat up your university experience outside the classroom. Once you join Arc as a member, you’ll be able to find your tribe with 300 clubs, 30 volunteering opportunities, sport and plenty of support along the way.  

Postgraduate Council

Postgraduate Council

Postgraduate Council

Commonly known as the PGC, this is your peak postgrad body at UNSW.

Elected annually to represent the vibrant postgraduate community at UNSW, PGC host social events, drives professional development opportunities and advocates on your behalf. Join Arc to receive their monthly updates, be part of a sub-committee and get involved.

Read more about PGC.

Clubs

Clubs

With over 300 to choose from, find your tribe with Arc Clubs.

From Latin Dance to Photography; Public Speaking to Dog Appreciation there is so much to choose from. Learn a new skill, double-down on your passions or make a cultural connection. It's up to you to rock-up and say hello, so dive in.  

Read more about Clubs

Volunteering

Volunteering

Meet people and make an impact.

Arc hosts 30 different volunteering opportunities for students to make a difference in the world around them. We love seeing postgrads getting involved, sharing their wisdom and being leaders. You can make campus more sustainable, improve the mental health of students or drive art & culture. All programs are AHEGS accredited which means they'll be listed on your transcript at the end of your studies. 

Read more about Volunteering.

Sport

Sport

Healthy body supports a healthy mind.

Get your body moving with Arc Sport. From 35 different sport clubs, to daily social sport and huge intervarsity opportunities there are so many ways to break a sweat and make some new mates. Arc Sport UNSW supports some of the biggest and best martial arts Clubs in Australia so give Taekwondo or Judo a try. 

Read more about Sport.

Help

Help

Get support when you need it.

Arc Legal & Advocacy is here to help. If you're struggling with anything from special considerations to visas, get in touch with our team and we will do our best to get you an equitable outcome. No issue is too big or too small, so get help when you need it.

Read more about Help.

Events for Postgraduates

Visas Seminar

WK3Mon 13 Jun

Familiarise yourself with the pathways available to obtaining an employment visa as a postgraduate university student.

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Launch Week

WK1Mon 27 May – Sat 01 Jun

What better way to kick off your academic calendar than with our very first LAUNCH WEEK of the year!

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Postgrad Series

WK3Mon 03 Jun – Thu 01 Aug

Level-up your postgrad skills with our workshop & networking series.

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Respect Week

WK2Tue 04 Jun – Sat 08 Jun

Respect Week is BACK in Week 4 and here to tackle anti-discrimination of all kinds. Join us for fun activities & events.

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Get in touch

Membership Enquiries

E:membership@arc.unsw.edu.au

A:Gate 5 on High St, UNSW

Arc Reception

P:(02) 9065 0900

E:reception@arc.unsw.edu.au

H:10AM - 5PM

A:Gate 5 on High St, UNSW

UNSW Postgraduate Council

(PGC)