Indigenous student support
It is our priority to ensure that you get the most out of this important phase of your life.
To help this happen we offer:
- a range of support services for all new students
- transition help specific to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students
- further support activities and programs shown below:
The Ngunnawal Indigenous Higher Education Centre is the focal point for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at the University of Canberra, offering a range of academic and support programs and services, including:
ATSISA <link> is a student run support network for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at the University of Canberra.
ATSISA holds social functions and fundraising events throughout the year to give you the chance to get to know each other and to raise money to help you attend events like the National Indigenous Tertiary Student Games.
The National Indigenous Tertiary Education Student Games are a great opportunity for our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to compete in team sporting events.
Each university is represented by 1 team who compete in a number of sports including netball, touch football and basketball over a 5 day competition.