Dhara Daramoolen (Earth, Spirit)
Phone: 02 6209 1222
Each ACU campus has its own hub for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. The Indigenous Higher Education Units (IHEU) are welcoming, culturally safe and supportive places.
At our on-campus hubs, our staff are ready to offer you academic, personal and cultural support.
Free tutorial assistance (face to face, online or in a group), cultural activities, scholarships, networking and professional development opportunities are some of the possibilities available to our students
Each Unit also provides you with a welcoming, culturally safe space to study and meet in an environment that promotes positive Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity.
To learn more about our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander student services, please contact our staff at your nearest Indigenous Higher Education Unit.
Phone: 02 6209 1222
Phone: 02 9701 4258
Phone: 07 3861 6122
Phone: 03 9953 3004
If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander student, there is free academic tutorial assistance available to you. Take advantage of this opportunity to enhance your study outcomes at ACU.
Please contact your nearest Indigenous Higher Education Unit (IHEU) for further information on how tutorial assistance can support you on your journey. Current students are able to apply for tutorial assistance after you have completed the enrolment process.
Share your knowledge with others by applying to become a paid study assistant. Study assistants will need to:
Your knowledge and ability to tutor others as a study assistant will be demonstrated by qualifications in higher education or through industry or professional experience.
Current university students can apply to become a study assistant provided they:
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply.
Study assistants are paid an hourly rate and may be assigned one or more students depending on the study assistant’s availability, the area of study, and the demand of students accessing the program.
To apply to become a study assistant, please complete our online Study Assistant Registration Form.