Within the Catholic intellectual tradition and acting in Truth and Love, ACU is committed to the pursuit of knowledge, the dignity of the human person and the common good. We develop graduates who in work, and in life, are committed to pursuing the common good, who look at the world with empathy and the courage to challenge stereotypes and make an impact.
Australian Catholic University (ACU) is a young university built on centuries of Catholic tradition. Formed in 1991 following the amalgamation of four Catholic tertiary institutions with origins dating to the mid-1800s, ACU is founded on a long history of commitment to our core values of truth, academic excellence, and service. Today we stand globally ranked in the top 10 Catholic universities and top 2% of all universities worldwide.