Established in 1989, Charles Sturt University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the the urban setting of the medium-sized town of Bathurst (population range: 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), New South Wales. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Albury-Wodonga, Bathurst, Dubbo, Manly, Ontario, Orange, Port Macquarie, Wagga Wagga, Sydney, Melbourne, Goulburn, Canberra and Parramatta. Officially accredited/recognized by the Department of Education and Training, Australia, Charles Sturt University (CSU) is a very large (enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Charles Sturt University (CSU) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as undergraduate certificates/diplomas, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 27 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. CSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.