UTS site search
Community Connections

Discover Sydney - Make friends - Get connected

On This Page

Are you an international student looking for opportunities to meet people and get involved in awesome activities? Or an Australian student who’d like to connect with international students and the wider community?

Join Community Connections and make the most of your time at UTS!

Community Connections provides opportunities for you to make connections at UTS and across the wider Sydney community.

Our regular free events and activities include:

  • community and cultural events
  • welcome dinners
  • day trips, and
  • local volunteering opportunities where Australian and international UTS students work together with members of the local community

Come along to Community Connections events and activities and build your confidence in the cross-cultural situations.

Thi HoThi Phuong Dung Ho, Vietnam
Master of Engineering Management

“Community Connections has given me the opportunity to meet new friends, to explore Sydney and to have a great experience while living here. It’s made my new life at Sydney and also UTS really exciting and wonderful.”



Get involved

Interested in joining Community Connections? There’s no need to register for the program – any current UTS student can get involved! Just follow our Facebook page (opens an external site). 

If you have any enquiries send an email to communityconnections@uts.edu.au.


*Banner image credit: Sydney Harbour, photo by Ethan Rohloff. Surfers, photo by Pierre Toussaint. Destination NSW.