Student Resources

Student Support Advisors 

Some of the things SSA's might be able to help you with include:

  • Advice about who is the best person in your faculty or in the university to help with your problem
  • Assisting you in dealing with international student issues e.g. adjusting to life in Australia; visas; compliance issues; dealing with the Department of Immigration and Citizenship ( DIAC)
  • Understanding how things work in Australia e.g. renting accommodation and insurance problems
  • Information about English language conversation groups and classes
  • Assisting you to have your disability, illness or injury to be taken into account whilst you are studying
  • Providing information and support when you need to find help for financial and legal matters
  • Showing you where to find information about scholarships available at UOW 
  • Referring you to welfare support services or counselling services provided at the university or in the local community
  • Providing information about where to get academic help for your studies
  • Information about the complaint process at UOW and where to get support if you are lodging a complaint
  • Information about procedures and policies that exist at UOW and some help in negotiating them

Student Support Advisor
Ann-Maree Smith
Building: 40.133
Telephone: 02 4221 4714

Student Support Advisor
Dan Morgan
Building: 40.G06
Telephone: 02 4221 5776

Student Support Advisor
Tina Edney
Building: Level 1, Room 127, South Western Sydney Campus
Telephone: 02 8763 6006
South Western Sydney Campus: Monday-Thursday
Sydney CBD Campus: available on Friday - please book an appointment.
Southern Sydney Campus (Loftus): available by request, please book an appointment.

Last reviewed: 25 May, 2017