Jumbunna has a dedicated team of Outreach Officers who are available to visit schools and speak to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students about university life and Jumbunna’s Direct Entry Pathway Program. Find out more through Schools Outreach. The Outreach Officers also work with faculty team members across UTS to develop on campus events for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.
Nanga Mai school visits and campus tours - a free, introductory program for Indigenous high school students who want to study at university. Nanga Mai means ‘to dream’ in Gadigal language, and we want you to dream big about your UTS future. This program has been designed to give year 10, 11 and 12 students a taste of university life. It’s open to all students of academic backgrounds, no matter which school you go to or what sort of grades you get.
Galuwa - A 3 to 5-day program for students who are interested in the fields of either engineering or IT, health or science. The free program features interactive hands-on workshops, site visits with industry partners, cultural activities, information about career paths and lunch. Participants also hear inspirational talks from Indigenous and non-Indigenous students, cadets and professionals.
UTS Open Day - If you’re thinking about university study, Open Day gives you the chance to experience life at UTS. Get to know the UTS City Campus; learn about UTS courses and career options; meet staff and current students; hear about the academic, social and wellbeing services available to UTS students; and find out about the Jumbunna Pathways to UTS.
UTS Info Day - If you are applying to study and have questions about UTS courses or entry pathways, drop into UTS Info Day for your chance to chat with staff and students about your course options before the change of preferences close the day after. Get advice on admission processes, UTS entry pathways, gap year options and scholarships available.
- Jumbunna Outreach School or Community Visit - The Jumbunna Outreach team are able to visit your school or community organisation to discuss study, research and pathway opportunities that are available at UTS. The team travel across NSW and venture inter-state to meet with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and community members.
Course specific events:
- The Science Experience | A three day, hands-on science outreach program for year 9 and 10 students (entering into year 10) from all over Australia, make the pilgrimage to Sydney where they experienced the UTS culture (friendly and real), uni life, dabble with real science experiments, take on maths challenges, exposed to state-of-the-art science facilities, hear from passionate and aspiring research students.
- Discover Nursing at UTS Information Session | There's more to modern nursing than meets the eye. Come along to one of our interactive workshops and Discover Nursing @ UTS.