ECU has a longstanding commitment to engaging and serving our communities. Increasing social complexity creates an imperative for the University and communities to work together and share ideas, knowledge and expertise in critical issues such as health and wellness, social justice, education, science, business, the environment and community wellbeing.
We value and enjoy the many connections and partnerships at a local, national and international level, with each level being equally important.
The Joondalup Community Legal Centre is a joint initiative between ECU and the Northern Suburbs Community Legal Centre providing low-cost or free legal services.
The ECU Psychological Services Centre is the training clinic for postgraduate students providing counselling, psychotherapeutic services and psychological assessments for members of the community.
The ECU Health and Wellness Institute aims to improve health and wellness outcomes within the community.
ECU's Business and Innovation Centre is Western Australia's premier purpose-built business facility, providing flexible low-cost accommodation, services and management support for new and small businesses.
Giving to ECU
The ECU Foundation ensures that donations made to the university are carefully managed and utilised for the greater benefits of our students, ECU and the communities we were established to service.Donations and gifts to the ECU Foundation support ECU to fulfill its core mission of developing valued citizens for the benefit of Western Australia and beyond, through teaching and research inspired by engagement & partnerships.
Our focus on teaching and research is inspired by engagement and partnerships, and we take every opportunity to link with those in the many communities we are established to serve.
Our partnerships are organised as follows:
- Health and the community
- Arts and the community
- Science and the community
- Justice and Security and the community
- Business and the community
- Education and the community
- Sustainability and the community
- Partners and precincts
Our University is recognised as one of the nation’s leaders in the rapidly emerging area of simulated learning and teaching.
We have received significant grants and have established reputable facilities to ensure our students are provided with the ideal learning environment.
Our unique facilities and commitment to improving the health of Australians not only prepares our students for the ‘real world’ but also assists our health systems to provide safe, high quality health services.
Our Centres and Programs include the following:
- National Teaching Fellowship 2011 - 2012
- Interprofessional Learning through Simulation
- Interprofessional Ambulatory Care Program
- ECU Health Simulation Centre
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Being part of the ECU Community doesn't end with graduation - you are automatically part of the growing number of worldwide ECU alumni.