The University Colleges Australia (UCA) is the representative professional body for Heads and Deputies of residential colleges and halls throughout Australia.
Through conferences & forums, academic resources, member grants and site visits, UCA delivers services which benefit members’ professional development and in turn helps to create a better collegiate experience for our residential students. The Executive Committee actively works with our members to help resolve issues and foster an environment for professional growth and support.
Read the UCA Statement on the Release of Universities Australia’s Guidelines for University Responses to Sexual Assault and Sexual Harassment, made on 20th July 2018, here
In response to, and considering both the entirety of the Australian Human Rights Commission’s report Change the Course together with the UNSW HRC’s report On Safe Ground, UCA has established the Respectful Relations, Response and Resources Advisory Group to support its members to better respond to the risk of sexual harassment and sexual assault and achieve stronger collegiate communities, characterized by respectful relationships. Information about the Advisory Group can be found here
Announcing an ongoing partnership with AskRIGHT Fundraising Consultants
AskRIGHT fundraising consultants and researchers help non-profit organisations including universities and university colleges raise more money by providing optimal fundraising strategies, identification of donors, training and recruitment. The UCA is pleased to announce an ongoing partnership (2016-2018) with AskRIGHT to provide professional development opportunities at UCA conferences and events as well as discounted registration fees for AskRIGHT training, consultancy and research services.