Departments Reporting to the Vice-Chancellor

The Advancement Team cultivates and manages relationships with donors, Catholic partners and other stakeholders. They are focused on developing a culture of giving at ACU and delivering a program of fundraising that supports the University’s objectives. The Alumni Relations Team acts as the gateway to the graduate community. They promote mutually beneficial professional and personal enrichment opportunities to alumni, celebrate their achievements, and encourage a culture of volunteerism.

Giving to ACU

Departments Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Vice-Chancellor

  • Financial Operations
  • Financial Management
  • Finance System
  • Purchasing and Procurement
  • Insurance
  • ACU Workforce Framework
  • Recruitment and Selection
  • Enterprise Agreement and Consultation
  • Induction
  • Working at ACU
  • Capabilities and Development
Human Resources
  • Software and Hardware
  • Communications
  • Skills and Knowledge
  • Campus IT
  • IT Access
  • Projects
Information Technology
  • Future Students
  • Digital Experience
  • Communications and Creative Services
  • Marketing Insights
  • Faculty Marketing
Marketing and External Relations
  • Strategic Planning
  • Quality Management
  • Reports and Statistics
  • Business Intelligence
  • Risk Management
  • Surveys
Office of Planning and Strategic Management

Student Support Services promotes student engagement in university life; providing opportunities for the development of student leadership, and provides opportunities for students to develop graduate attributes making them career ready professionals.

Student support is available through the following service areas:

  • Career Development Service
    • CareerHub
    • Student Jobs on Campus
  • Counselling Service
  • Access and Disability Services
  • Student Enrichment Unit
    • Student Associations, Clubs and Societies
    • Co-curricular activities and events
    • Golden Key International Society
  • Student Advocacy Service
Student Support Services
  • Properties and Facilities
  • Real Estate
  • Space Information
  • Sustainability
  • Planning and Development
  • Project Delivery
  • Concierge Services
  • Facilities Management
Properties and Facilities
  • Office of the Academic Registrar
  • Administrative Services
  • User Experience
  • Student Systems
Student Administration

Departments reporting to the Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)

  • International Marketing & Student Recruitment
  • International Relations & Partnerships
  • International Admissions & Student Relations
ACU International

Executive Education is ACU’s leadership and professional development centre. Our team combines the best talent from ACU’s four faculties and our partner universities to deliver unsurpassed executive-level training across a number of sectors and industries.

Executive Education

ACU partnerships are multi-faceted relationships based on shared values and strategic interests. Together with our partners, we support excellence and innovation in teaching and learning, the pursuit of knowledge and critical enquiry through research, and service to the community.

  • Faculty of Education and Arts
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • Faculty of Law and Business
  • Faculty of Theology and Philosophy


Departments reporting to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research & Enterprise)

  • Institute for Learning Sciences and Teacher Education (ILSTE)
  • Institute for Positive Psychology and Education (IPPE)
  • Institute for Religion and Critical Inquiry (IRCI)
  • Dianoia Institute of Philosophy
  • Institute for Humanities and Social Sciences (IHSS)
  • The Mary MacKillop Institute for Health Research (MMIHR)
Research Institutes

Departments reporting to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Ethics)

  • Dhara Daramoolen Indigenous Unit
  • Jim-baa-yer Indigenous Unit
  • Weemala Indigenous Unit
  • Yalbalinga Indigenous Unit
First Peoples
  • Library
  • Office of the Director of Libraries
  • Associate Director Libraries (Client Services)
  • Associate Director Libraries (Resources and Access)
  • Library SharePoint site
Library website
  • PM Glynn Institute
  • Plunkett Centre for Ethics
  • Queensland Bioethics Centre
  • Institute of Child Protection Studies

Institutes, academies and centres

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