STEM Student Connect

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UniSA invites you to join STEM Student Connect, a representative council that provides you with the opportunity to contribute to decisions that affect UniSA STEM students at the Mawson Lakes and City East campuses.

Why should I become a Student Connect representative?

  • Include your voice in decisions within UniSA STEM
  • Practice and improve your leadership and communication skills
  • Gain access to professional development opportunities 

What are my duties as a Student Connect representative?

  • Student Connect representatives still have the opportunity to make suggestions in order to improve the student experience. Their  suggestions will be forwarded to the Unit Executive group.
  • Student Connect representatives will provide feedback and ideas related to key campus initiatives
  • Student Connect representatives will collect feedback from current STEM students and then report it back at the Student Connect meetings
  • The Student Connect group will meet four times per academic year

Who can apply?

Any current UniSA STEM student who wants to help students have a voice in important decisions and improve their leadership skills can apply. We are looking to have at least one representative from each undergraduate and postgraduate program. 

How can I apply?

Please email your name, program, current year of study and why you want to be a representative for your program to  

If you don’t have the time to be involved, but still want to add your voice to the conversation, you can do so by speaking to a Student Connect representative on your campus or in your program. To contact the Student Connect Project Officer please  email


Find out more about other UniSA programs

The University of South Australia offers a variety of great programs that help and support students to navigate through their study period, achieve their goals and set them up for a successful career.

Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS)

The Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) program is an accredited academic assistance program designed to assist students with their understanding of the course content and performance in the course.

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The UniSA+ Award provides you with a transcript of your participation in co-curricular activities during your studies, to help you stand out as an exceptional graduate and prospective employee.

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UniMentors assist their assigned mentees (new students to UniSA) throughout their first study period to see how everything is going and if they have any questions. 

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Explore our campuses

UniSA STEM students may study across different campuses, including Mawson Lakes and City East.

Mawson Lakes campus of the University of South Australia

Mawson Lakes campus

Nestled amongst engineering and tech companies in Technology Park, Mawson Lakes campus has industry-standard teaching and research facilities everywhere. The campus hosts many internationally-recognised research institutes and centres. 

Visit our Mawson Lakes campus

City East campus of the University of South Australia

City East campus

Situated next to the parklands, Rundle Mall shopping district and some of the city’s best cafés, restaurants and bars, sits City East campus. You can also find a number of on-campus health clinics open to students and the public, including a medical and a physiotherapy clinic.

Visit our City East campus