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Sarthak Mehta (‘20) USC Old Scholar, who is currently studying fourth year Medicine spoke to our Year 11 and 12 students at a lunch time session sharing what he learned from his UCAT experience in 2020. The students appreciated hearing from Sarthak as they prepare for the UCAT.

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Dux Presentation 2024

Congratulations to our Dux, Haein (Helen) Park. Anita Zocchi, Principal presented Haein (Helen) with her Dux award at this year’s first assembly.

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USC Charter

Each year, our USC students are encouraged to think about how their school should be. The Charter asks them to consider, discuss and agree upon the approaches they can take to ensure that they are 'ready for university and beyond'.

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Welcome 2024

It was a great start to 2024 at USC last week for our students at USC O Week.

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USC Parent Welcome Drinks 2024

Parent Welcome Drinks was a great way to end O Week at University Senior College. It was a wonderful night of food, music, and a great chance to meet staff in an informal setting on the Johnson Lawns. 



Mentoring at USC

Mentoring at USC is where each student is assigned a mentor, who will keep in touch regarding their overall wellbeing and academic progress. Here is Tom’s first mentor session with his new Year 11 and 12 Mentor group. They started off with a coffee session at The University of Adelaide’s Hub Central.



Year 11 Chemistry

University Senior College Year 11 Chemistry students investigating the reducing ability of the sugar glucose that is present in Chupa Chups to reveal the different coloured oxidation states of manganese. Agitation and the creation of a vortex is a necessary component of the experiment to allow the chemical reactants to collide with sufficient energy.