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A Perfect Start to the Future for USC Student Sonny Tran

University Senior College (USC) student, Sonny Tran is one of 2016’s high achievers, receiving the highest possible ATAR score of 99.95.  Sonny received subject merits for Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Research Project B plus an A grade for English Communications.  Sonny came to University Senior College in year 11 to complete his SACE, but he […]

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USC Valedictory Address: Class of 2016

Presented by Lilly Deluca “Just Do It” The motivating, anti-procrastinating, wise words of Shia LaBeouf, or was it Lisa Temple… I can’t exactly recall. However, I can exactly recall sitting in that Napier lecture theatre, questioning myself, ‘Can I Do It?’ But now, standing up here tonight, sharing this address with all of you, my […]

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USC Class of 2016 – Student Highlights

STUDENT HIGHLIGHTS 2016 In January this year we learnt that members of the graduating class of 2015 had distinguished themselves with outstanding results in the Stage 2 SACE examinations. Full details were posted on our website at the time.  Ninety percent of USC students (Class of 2015) received their first preference offer to university. A […]

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USC students awarded at School of Languages Celebration of Achievement night

On Tuesday 29th November, the Adelaide School of Languages held their ‘Celebration of Achievement’ night  at Bonython  Hall, the University of Adelaide. University Senior College graduating students, Lilly Deluca and Gillian Hagenus were both presented with awards. Lilly was presented with the Award for Excellence for Stage 2 Italian Continuers ( the highest award), presented by […]

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Mock Alternative Dispute Resolution Session

Recently, the Year 12 Legal Studies students experienced an excellent hands on learning opportunity, partaking in a mock mediation session.   The session was coordinated by a final year law student, Johnathan Brohier from the University of Adelaide, who was most ably assisted by Margaret Castles, Senior Lecturer in law and also solicitors from the […]

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Join the Art Gallery Teen Guides – An Opportunity for USC Students & Children’s University Volunteers

      Join the Art Gallery Teen Guides! Do you love art? Curious about a career in the art industry? Like to know more and help others to do the same? This school holidays, the Art Gallery of South Australia will be holding a training workshop for those aged 13-17 years who are interested in […]

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Economics at USC

Economics Students Attend Holiday Briefing               Several enthusiastic students, who had enrolled in Year 12 Economics for this year, recently gave up time in their holidays to attend the South Australian Centre for Economic Studies (SACES) Economics Briefing, presented biannually to government and corporate members. Renee found the presentation […]

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Bob Holloway will farewell USC at the end of 2016

  22 February 2016 To all members of the USC Community, I am writing to notify all members of the USC community that Bob Holloway has informed Council that he will retire from his position at the end of 2016. After 11 years as Principal, Bob feels the time is right to hand over the […]

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Integration of Senior Secondary Australian Curriculum 2016

Fifteen senior secondary subjects across English, Mathematics, Science, History and Geography have been endorsed by the council of federal, state and territory education ministers as the agreed and common base for the development of state and territory senior secondary courses. English, Mathematics, Science and History subjects were endorsed in December 2012, and Geography was endorsed […]

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Student highlights in 2015

USC offers students a unique learning experience through the senior secondary years and our transition program provides each individual with the skills, experience and understanding to move on to tertiary studies with confidence. Our capacity to be able to operate within the University of Adelaide precinct continues to add enormous value to a learning pathway […]

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