Student Success

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At UNSW, you get it all: a career-focused education, a vibrant student community and the flexibility to do uni your way. Your time here is all about discovering the best version of yourself and what you want out of your future. Make new friends, find new hobbies, take your study overseas - whatever you want out of student life, we'll help you make it happen. Explore the opportunities on offer to start planning how you'll make the most of your uni experience.

We are dedicated to empowering all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at UNSW with the essential skills to excel in an ever-changing and innovative world. Immerse yourself!

Nura Gili has a long history of engaging with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at UNSW. Even before Nura Gili was officially formed, student engagement programs were present through the Aboriginal Education Program and the Aboriginal Research and Resource Centre.

Today our Student Success team are still based at Nura Gili, engaging with key stakeholders to help shape the student experience at UNSW for all our students. 

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Whether it be academic or non-academic elements of the Indigenous student experience, our team provides tailored services, integrated solutions and opportunities for you to thrive and succeed.


We’re committed to being adaptive and making sure all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at UNSW have access to our services and resources so that all students feel supported and engaged.


We engage with diverse communities to build a connection to communities, and culture creating a sense of belonging.

Professional pathways

Our team are driven to equip students with the skills to understand the expectations and requirements of a postgraduate or professional environment.

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Nura Gili Access

Our office hours at Nura Gili are 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled at UNSW can access the space from 8 am to 10 pm, 7 days a week. Please ensure you have your student card to swipe in. If your access is not working, please report this to us via

Indigenous Student Moodle

Join the Indigenous Student Moodle to see the student noticeboard, important academic dates, workshop materials, and study support documents. You'll also be able to interact with the broader student community. Contact us for the enrolment key.

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Student Ambassador Program  

Our Student Ambassador program is a great opportunity to develop your personal and professional skills by actively engaging, sharing and enhancing your university experiences with key stakeholders and industry partners. This program provides opportunities to contribute to Nura Gili’s engagement events, activities and programs.


UNSW offers a wide range of scholarships for undergraduate and postgraduate students.

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More than just accommodation, it’s a community. Living on campus is a big decision - we know you’ll find your place at UNSW.


Depending on your circumstances, cost of living can be overwhelming. ABSTUDY can help.

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Make the most of your uni experience

Get involved with everything UNSW has to offer! Create unforgettable memories while you study at one of Australia’s top universities. Join a club or society, meet other Indigenous students, find out about student events, get the support you need and much more.

UNSW Indigenous Collective

UNSW Indigenous Collective is an independent student-led body that welcomes and supports all Indigenous students at UNSW. The collective is dedicated to sharing Indigenous perspectives, cultures and voices with the wider UNSW community.

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Indigenous Nationals

Indigenous Nationals is a week-long multisport competition that’s more than the competitiveness, it’s a celebration of our heritage and history in a cultural space environment.

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Arc is your student organisation at UNSW. From clubs to volunteering, sports to events, wellness to help, Arc mare sure that your student life is the best that it can be. 

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Student support

UNSW Student Support Team

UNSWs Student Support team is always here to help with personalised advice, support and information. We work with all students to promote the development of skills needed to navigate and succeed at university.

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Equitable Learning Services

Equitable Learning Services is a free and confidential service that provides practical support to ensure your mental or physical health conditions do not adversely affect your studies.
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Peer Support

A peer support program can help make the start of your new life as a student feel less overwhelming and more exciting!
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Financial Assistance

UNSW Student Support advisors can provide you with practical advice and skills to assist with financial management, loans, grants and payment plans.
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Academic Skills Support

Develop or refine your academic skills. UNSW Academic Skills team can provide toolkits, one-on-one support, workshops and courses to advance your academic journey.
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UNSW Employability

Make work, work for you! Whether you want to climb the ranks, explore different industries, or strike out on your own, we can help you get ready for the future you want. Discover, Launch & Grow.

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UNSW e-Learning & IT

Are you experiencing technical issues or difficulties accessing UNSW systems? Connect through e-learning and IT services. Get help from our technical support.

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How are you, really?

It’s tough being a student, and we know it can be hard to reach out when you need it most. No shame to reach out. Here at UNSW, we have confidential, independent services to support you whenever needed.

UNSW Psychology & Wellness

UNSW Psychology & Wellness provides confidential, short-term telehealth and face-to-face counselling to currently enrolled students, as well as a range of workshops, and digital self-help resources.
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UNSW Health Services

Our doctors, nurses and administration staff at UNSW Health Services are non-judgmental and are here to help you with any concerns you may have about your health and wellbeing.
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UNSW Campus Security

UNSW Campus Security are available 24/7, providing safety escorts to accompany you on campus and operating the free night shuttle bus.
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TalkCampus App

TalkCampus is an app where you can talk with other students worldwide if you’re struggling feeling overwhelmed, homesick or just want to feel seen and heard. =
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Get in touch with us your preferred way

If you have any questions or would like more information about the program, please contact us or subscribe to Nura Gili to stay up to date with the latest news, updates, engagements and events.

Acknowledgement of Country

UNSW is located on the unceded territory of the Bidjigal/Bedegal (Kensington campus), Gadigal (City and Paddington campuses) and Ngunnawal peoples (Canberra) who are the Traditional Owners of the lands where each campus of UNSW is situated.