About Us

Established in 2008 as an initiative of the International University Sports Federation (FISU), Oceania University Sports Association (OUSA) is the fifth FISU Continental Association.

We exist to provide support and services to National University Sport Federations (NUSFs) and we focus on driving greater participation and engagement in university sport across the Pacific region.

Our Values

Inclusive – we embrace diversity, include everyone and focus on gender equality.

Teamwork – we listen, we share, we collaborate, we work together.

Respect – we respect each other, the traditional owners of our lands and the multicultural nature of our Federation.

Integrity – we are honest, transparent and promote fair play.

Joy of sport – we promote the joy that sport can bring to all.

OUR VISION

All university, college and tertiary students of Oceania are able to participate in sport and leadership opportunities.

OUR MISSION

To increase the impact of university, college and tertiary sport in the Pacific.

Acknowledging our Pacific cultures

FISU Oceania acknowledges the traditional owners and leaders of our Pacific nations and pay our respects to Elders and traditional leaders, past present and emerging. FISU Oceania recognises that these leaders are custodians of the culture, heritage and traditions of our communities and that we all have the responsibility to uphold and protect these customs. FISU Oceania recognises the diverse culture and backgrounds of our membership, stakeholders and partners.

Recognition

FISU Oceania is a registered charity with the Australian Charities and Not-for-Profits Commission

FISU Oceania is a signatory to the United Nations Sport for Climate Action and Race to Zero initiatives.

FISU Oceania is a member of the Organisation of Sport Federations of Oceania.