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Christians @ Uni

Mt Helen Campus

Anyone is welcome at Christians @ Uni, whether you just have questions about the good news of Jesus, or you are a Christian wanting to live out and mature in your faith alongside your family in Christ. This is the place to explore life's meaning, and learn how the bible applies to your life at uni and beyond.

CU runs weekly events, including Tuesday evening bible talks, prayer meetings and bible studies. There are also plenty of fun social activities spread throughout the year, as well as several camps to cover focused bible topics in detail while hanging out together. Contact us to learn more or to join in.

Get in contact:
Email: ballaratcu@federation.edu.au
Facebook: facebook.com/ballaratcu

Enactus Fed

Enactus is a global, student-centred organisation which is committed to using the power of entrepreneurial action to transform lives and shape a better more sustainable future. All students are invited to join Fed’s Enactus Student Chapter and work as a team to create solutions to social issues and compete in national competitions against other university teams. Enactus is a great place to live out your passion for making change to sustainability and other important social issues through business solutions.

Email: volunteer@federation.edu.au

Federation University Nursing Society

Mt Helen and cross-campus

The Federation University Nursing society (FUNS) invites students studying nursing to join our like-minded community to interact, support and work together.
We provide peer support from fellow students, debriefs and plenty of social events to reward ourselves for all the hard work from the year that's been.
We celebrate with members, non-members, friends and fellow students.
We encourage all skill levels, from all year levels and all different abilities to join and become members. Our strong collaborative society is recognised for its social studies, team initiative and enjoyable events.

If you’re interested in joining our society please contact us:

General enquires and information at- info.feduninursingsociety@gmail.com
Events information please contact us via- events.feduninursingsociety@gmail.com
Facebook- FedUni Nursing Society

FedUni FNC

Mt Helen Campus

The Federation University Australian Rules Football Club invites students with a passion for sport, health and well-being to be a part of a community of like-minded students. We encourage all skill levels to join our very successful Men’s and Women’s teams and welcome non playing members to be a part of our strong social culture.

Our club has a strong reputation for delivering exciting events tailored to current students' wants and needs, which you can stay up to date with via our Facebook page below. Our reputation continues on the sporting field where we have claimed multiple Australian UniSport National Championship titles (formerly known as Uni Games) for both teams, including three straight years undefeated for our Men’s team.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FedUniFC/

FedUni Nursing Club

Berwick Campus

The FedUni Nursing Club (F.U.N.C.) aims to create a sense of community and belonging among students. The F.U.N.C objective is to provide a group that will support each other with both study sessions and host social events. We also try to keep each other informed and provide study tips and have a bit of fun on our Facebook page. The F.U.N.C is slowly growing and will be participating in fund-raising activities for charities and other events for the Uni and community.

Club Email: feduninursingclubberwick@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/970346339803988

Fed Uni Progressives

Mt Helen Campus

Fed Uni Progressives is a social group bringing together likeminded people who are passionate about LGBTQIA+ inclusivity, climate change, gender equality, workers’ rights, First Nations allyship, eliminating poverty, housing for all and beyond. We encourage respectful and robust discussions, support community actions, host social events and engage with local members of parliament, council and community organisations.

We acknowledge that this group will meet on the land of the Wadawurrung people of the Kulin Nation. We pay our respects to elders past, present and emerging. Always was, always will be - Aboriginal land

Contact:
Email - christyannebell@students.federation.edu.au
Facebook - https://www.facebook.com/groups/213682100201110/

FedUni Tabletop Society

Gippsland Campus

The FedUni Tabletop Society plays games on top of a table:

  • Board-Games
  • Settlers of Catan
  • Role-Playing Games
  • Dungeons & Dragons
  • Shadowrun
  • Diplomacy, the Friendship Maker
  • Magic: The Gathering
  • Chess
  • Some more niche things

Regular board game nights - Friday evenings.
Multiple Role Playing games set up flexibly
Excursions - Comic-con etc

That *secret event* - secret date.

We are an active club indeed!

You might be thinking: "That sounds fun but I am plagued with self doubt and think I would be bad at games. I don't even know the rules!"

Good news! There is no requirement for anyone to be good at anything, ever!
Follow that facebook link or email for specific dates, or just look at the noticeboards around campus. There’s a big orange 20 sided dice.

Email: fedunitabletop@gmail.com
Facebook: facebook.com/groups/fedunitabletop

OT Society

Gippsland Campus

The OT society is about bringing together the students of Fed Uni Gippsland studying occupational therapy, creating an opportunity to network, share information and the role of OT in the great community.  OT Society is run by a committee of students that is welcoming to new members joining.  Our future plans for OT Society include health promotion activities amongst our peers, fundraising and raising awareness in our community about the special powers of occupational therapists!

Email: federationuniversity.otsociety@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/493515311654531
Teams: Teams Space

Psych Society

The Psych Society is a student run society that was developed to promote student engagement, provide support for psychology students, offer a sense of belonging, and offer networking and job opportunities.

Each campus has their own society in which students can get involved by joining the committee, helping out at events, or attending events. We offer events, networking opportunities, a space to advertise your research, support, merchandise, and a space to connect with like-minded people and students.

Get in contact:
Email: psychsocietyfeduni@gmail.com (Ballarat society)
Facebook: facebook.com/groups/327423437304300 (All campuses welcome to join)

PT Society

Gippsland Campus

The Physiotherapy Student Society is about connecting physio students at Fed Uni Gippsland, we aim to create a sense of community and belonging among students. The society is run by a student committee that welcomes new members. The society is also a place to network, share information and engage in workshops or events. We plan on having fundraising events within our community to raise awareness of the benefits of physiotherapy.

https://linktr.ee/FedUniPhysioSociety

Robotics Society

Gippsland Campus

The FedUni Robotic Society aims to create a space for like-minded people to have the opportunity to learn, create and build off each other. The Society’s objective is to provide a collaborative environment that allows students to work together to produce a real-world solution for mechatronic problems.

Email: 30314358@students.federartion.edu.au
Microsoft Teams: Team Access, Team Code: In2i7tj

Robogals

Robogals - Inspiring tomorrow's engineers, today!

Robogals is an international student-run organisation that aims to inspire, engage and empower young women to consider studying engineering and related fields. Its primary activity is interactive, engineering based workshops for girls aged between 8-18.

Federation University is supporting the creation of a new Robogals student group at the Mt Helen Campus in 2023 and we are looking for enthusiastic students to head up the club. All FedUni students are welcome to volunteer to be part of Robogals, however those studying engineering, IT or teaching will find that the opportunity will align well with your courses.

Visit https://federation-csm.symplicity.com/ to view position descriptions and find out more

Table Tennis Club

Mt Helen Campus

Hi I am Anush Bhatta and I am the leader of the FedUni Table Tennis Club. I am an International student from Nepal, currently studying IT. I am eager to promote Table Tennis and help others improve their game. We meet regularly on campus and welcome all students.

Email: anushbhatta5@gmail.com
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/408754948129702

D&D Club

Camp St Campus

Adventurers Wanted!

We are a Dungeons and Dragons club encouraging both beginner and experienced players to join forces as you delve into forgotten tombs, defeat villainous foes and forge life-long friendships. The goal of the Fed Uni D&D Society is to provide a welcoming and safe environment for anyone interested in Dungeons and Dragons or other TTRPGS. A place to discuss and plan for games, meet new friends and relax. Dungeons and Dragons is an inherently social game and thus we aim to create a space where players can easily find each other and schedule sessions, receiving help from veterans of the game along the way. The society is based at Camp St. but all students are welcome to attend. Excelsior!

Email: hstephensen@students.federation.edu.au

Engineering Students Club

Mt Helen Campus

Engineering Students Club was initiated to connect the engineering students across all Federation University campuses and make them aware about the upcoming events in the industry. Also through this students can meet new peers of different engineering sectors and make strong connections.

Email: rizanmohamed@students.federation.edu.au
Microsoft Teams: Engineering Students Club Channel

Jam Room

Mt Helen Campus

The Jam Room Club is about providing providing a space for students to start bands, rehearse, practise their instruments, learn a new instrument, develop their craft and collaborate musically.

Members of the Jam Room Club offer their services to provide lessons and tuition to students who wish to learn a new instrument. Jam Room Club leaders encourage students to join bands and assist them to link up with other members they can collaborate with.

The Jam Room club organises events and gigs where members can perfrom and showcase their skills and talents!

Email: danielwoolley@students.federation.edu.au