If you need support while you’re living in Adelaide, there are a range services available to help you.

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StudyAdelaide offers a range of free and discounted student support services and programs. Our events and activities are designed to help you connect with other students, enhance your employability skills and balance your studies while enjoying all that Adelaide has to offer.

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StudyAdelaide Support and Programs

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South Australian Skills Commission

If you have questions or concerns about anything to do with living, working or studying in South Australia, the South Australian Skills Commission (formally known as the South Australian Training Advocate) offers a free and confidential service for all international students and may be able to help.

You can get advice or help on:

  • The content or quality of your course
  • Visa requirements
  • Employment rights and obligations
  • Accommodation
  • Welfare services

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South Australian Skills Commission
Call: 1800 006 488

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On-Campus Student Services

Your university, college or education institution can offer you support to help deal with problems you may be having with your:

  • Health
  • Mental wellbeing
  • Finances
  • Personal security

Visit your education provider’s website or speak to your adviser to find out more.

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If you need assistance with a legal matter, the Legal Services Commission of South Australia can offer you legal help if you can’t afford to pay for a lawyer.

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Legal Services Commission of South Australia
Call: 1300 366 424

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Cultural and Student Groups

South Australia’s multicultural community is home to people from more than 200 diverse cultural and religious backgrounds.

Cultural Groups

There are many community and cultural groups in Adelaide where you can meet new friends and join in festivities and programs.

Find other multicultural organisations:

Student Groups

You can also get involved in a range of student clubs to suit your social, academic, sporting and religious interests.

Ask your education provider for information on clubs and campus activities where you can socialise and have fun with your study friends.

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Student Stories

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