New Way for Students To Enter University Life

January 4, 2007 at 6:19 pm 1 comment


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 21st, 2006

University of Sydney Union has partnered with, Australia’s largest online student community, to launch a new service for undergraduate students and high school leavers.

Australia’s skills shortage has created record demand for graduates; however, high school students find it hard to enter university because they don’t know any university students who can encourage them to enter tertiary education.

“This partnership is significant because it helps high school leavers log onto, locate University students who are studying their desired degree, ask them questions and then enter university with greater confidence about what they are studying”, explained Jahangir Shagaev from

Studentface is Australia’s largest online community for students with representation at over 25 Australian universities where students form study groups, share photos, videos, make friendships and find career opportunities.

“We think is great because it helps students have a better university experience”, said Katy Fernandez, President of the USYD Union.




About is Australia’s largest online community for university students with presence at over 25 Australian Universities, representing over 80% of Australia’s student population. The company is based in Sydney and has a vision of creating an online platform for Australian students where high school leavers can discover what life is like at university and where university students can access career opportunities through alumni and graduates of their institution.

Level13/167 Macquarie House

Sydney, NSW, Australia
t: +61 (02) 8216 0780


About University of Sydney Union
The University of Sydney Union (USU) has provided services to students since 1874, enriching the life of students while they are at University. Those services include cultural and commercial services such as student development, clubs & Societies programs, community outreach programs, retail and food & beverage services, entertainment, o-week and many more. For more information please contact George Livery on 0411 742313 or go to


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1 Comment Add your own

  • 1. mohsin  |  August 20, 2007 at 11:20 am

    ulfat mein aksar aisa hota hai,
    ankhein hasti hai aur dil rota hai,
    mante hai hum jinhe manzil
    apni humsafar unka koi aur hota hai.

    Matt puch mere sabar ki inteha kaha tak hai?
    tu sitam kar le,teri taqkat jaha tak hai,
    wafe ki umeed jinhe hogi,unhe hogi,
    humein toh dekhna hai,
    tu zalim kaha tak hai?


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