Student support

Check out the range of services available to assist you in your studies with us.

Your first few days at university can be overwhelming, from making new friends and managing your resources to getting help with your course or even just finding the right lecture room. UWA offers a wide range of student support services dedicated to helping you get your studies off to the best start possible and supporting you over your journey with us.

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STUDYSmarter

If you’re looking for ways to improve your study skills and learn more effectively, STUDYSmarter gives you access to learning groups, workshops and online resources, as well as coaching in research techniques, time management, public speaking, assignment preparation and more.

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UniMentor

There’s no one better to help you through your first weeks than someone who has been in your shoes before. UniMentor teams you up with a student who has already been studying at UWA for a year or two and who can answer all your questions about university life.

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Careers Centre

The Careers Centre is a fantastic source for students where you’ll find help with long-term career planning or finding part-time employment while studying. It can also give advice on improving your résumé and interview skills or put you in touch with future employers through career expos.

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UniAccess

If you have a disability or medical condition, UniAccess can ensure you enjoy university life to the full, from sourcing assistive technologies, to organising alternative examination arrangements.

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Student Financial Aid Service

If you need financial help for emergencies or to cover expenses related to your education, this service is on hand. It’s free and confidential, and can provide information on money matters such as income support and budgeting.

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Accommodation

Finding somewhere to live during your time at university can be one of the greatest challenges. Our Accommodation hub provides advice on housing options, issues and tenancy law. You'll also be able to search an online accommodation database once you’ve accepted your offer from us.

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UWA Early Learning Centre

For students with family commitments, the UWA Early Learning Centre provides part-time of full-time daycare for children aged from six weeks to five years.

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