University of Adelaide

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Official blazon

Arms : Per pale Or and Argent, an open Book proper edged Gold on a Chief Azure five Mullets, one of eight, two of seven, one of six, and one of five points of the second representing the Constellation of the Southern Cross.
Motto: 'Sub Cruce Lumen'.

Origin/meaning

The arms were granted on July 14, 1925.

We have no information on the meaning or origin of these arms.

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Literature: Low, 1971