The links below will take you to a selection of online resources that celebrate or commemorate the University and its people in ways that have shaped society at state, national and international levels.
Our HistoryThe University of Adelaide was founded with a noble goal: to prepare for South Australia young leaders shaped by education rather than birth or wealth in a settlement free of old world social and religious inequalities. Find out more
Our Pioneering WomenSome of the women of the University achieved great academic and personal honours, but others, whose stories have been unsung, have developed and maintained important services that have kept the University running. Find out more
World War One RememberedAs is the case for all Australians whose family or friends were touched by the First World War, the University will forever remember the contributions and sacrifices of staff and alumni with equal parts pride and sadness. Find out more
Stories From Archives & Special CollectionsDrawing on the resources of both repositories, Stories links contemporary source documents and illustrations to present a fuller picture of the lives of Adelaide’s high achievers and achievements since 1874. Find out more