my village life

creating the place to live, learn and grow

At SCU Village Coffs Harbour, we believe that student life is about having fun, meeting new people and learning more than you ever thought you could! Our Live, Learn, Grow residential life program is designed to help you do just that.

what we bring to the student experience

Whether you’re fresh out of high school or a seasoned uni student, we’ll have you living it up and exploring the world in no time.
From award-winning residential life programs to free accommodation across our global network, we’ve got opportunities you won’t find anywhere else.

live, learn, grow

Our unique residential life framework is designed to help you live student life, learn at uni and grow as an individual. Right from the time you check in to SCU Village, there will be great opportunities to make friends, support your studies and gain life skills you can use throughout uni and beyond.

go explore

Go Explore is your key to free accommodation across the United States, United Kingdom and New Zealand! From Philadelphia to London to Christchurch, current SCU Village residents can discover new places around the globe and stay at any participating CLV village outside Australia for up to two weeks free!

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short stays

Travelling for a short course or just need to cut the commute during exams? You might be in luck! Short Stays are available at the village, allowing you to book a room for stays as short as 3 days!

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our commitment

As well as creating an exciting Village community, we focus on creating safe, secure and supportive environments for our residents. This means you can concentrate on making the most of your student experience!

safety

  • Staff on-site throughout the day
  • Community Coordinator rostered for select evenings and nights only
  • Resident Assistants and security on-call after hours

security

  • Lockable apartments and bedrooms
  • Security patrols from 10pm to 5am every day

support

  • Staff trained in first aid, crisis management and dealing with personal issues
  • Well-developed systems to ensure issues are managed promptly
  • Close partnerships with Southern Cross University support staff to ensure residents receive all the assistance they require

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career

Moving to uni can feel a bit like throwing yourself into the deep-end. A lot of what is ahead is unknown, and that can be a little daunting if it’s your first time away from home.

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health

Many of my most memorable days have something to do with a large selection of seafood, and if I go to a party I am almost exclusively the person lingering at the snack table.

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uni life

I always noticed how difficult it was for my mates at uni who scrambled their work together at the last second to submit it, only to get a mark that wasn’t anywhere near what they could have gotten.

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find us on campus

Convenience is key! The Village is so close to university facilities and classrooms that you can roll out of bed and be in class in minutes

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meet our team

Need help with something in the Village? Be it a leaky tap or directions on where to grab a bite to eat, our friendly staff have one goal - to make your uni experience the best it can be

meet the staff

what's happening

Wondering what's new or looking for something to do? The Village is a buzzing community! Find out the latest news and events at the SCU Village Coffs Harbour

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see what students are saying

“The Village is such a genuinely happy place to be. No artificial colours or flavours.”

Amy

SCU Village Coffs Harbour

“When I first moved in there was an RA here to help me check in which was really helpful. They were the first friends I made.”

Tennille

SCU Village Coffs Harbour

“When I first moved in one of the RA’s introduced themselves straight away. From the get-go you meet new people and you immediately make friends.”

Owen

SCU Village Coffs Harbour

“I had heard really good reviews about the Village, and being here for the past 18 months, it’s definitely lived up to my expectations.”

Kieran

SCU Village Coffs Harbour

“The day I moved in everyone was having a water fight! I got to meet everyone straight away. It was amazing.”

Ainslie

SCU Village Coffs Harbour

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