Student Support

Need help with managing or understanding your degree? 

The Faculty of Arts, Business, Law and Economics Student Support Office can provide degree advice, resolve complex enrolment issues and guide you to student resources and support services to ensure you get the most out of your studies.

Make an appointment

Need other assistance?

We encourage you to reach out and utilise the support services available. The University of Adelaide has a variety of resources available to help students be prepared for their academic study.

Academic contacts

Would you like to know more about your degree, including degree structure, specialisations, majors/minors or potential career options? Or do you need course approval for exchange? Then speak to one of our helpful Program Coordinators and Discipline Advisors! You may also require advice or support with a variety of academic issues.

Academic contacts

Economics drop-in centre

Location: Nexus 10, room 1.06
When: Tuesdays to Fridays, 11 am to 1 pm, running from week 2 to week 13 (inclusive)

Zoom for offshore students only.

Study and assessment help

Ask Adelaide is your go-to student service centre. The Ask Adelaide team can help with all general student enquiries by online chat, over the phone or in person. If your enquiry is more complex, the team can refer you to the correct place to get the help you need. 

Academic transcripts MyAdelaide support ADAPT support Device support
Enrolment help Exams support Expert and Faculty referrals Forms support
General finance enquiries Graduation support ID Cards Official letters
Online shop support Password help Printing and wifi set up Timetable clashes

More information on Ask Adelaide, as well as how to get in touch can be found on their page.

Ask Adelaide

Get involved with the University's activities and enhance your experience while studying.

Adelaide University Union

The Adelaide University Union provides services and advice for almost every aspect of your life on campus.

Clubs and student societies

Joining a club is the best way to meet people, share your interests and make friends on campus.

Adelaide University Sport

Adelaide University Sport provides and promotes the best possible sport and recreation environment for the University.

Faculty of Arts clubs and associations 

Student Hubs

There are a number of dedicates student hub spaces where you can study in quiet or catch up with classmates.

Student Support - Level 1, Nexus 10

The Student Success team is located in the Ask ABLE Student Support Centre, Level 1, Marjoribanks Wing, Nexus 10, 10 Pulteney St. The team is available Monday to Friday, 10 am to 4 pm.

Make an appointment

Make a general, one-on-one appointment (15 mins) with a Student Success Advisor to discuss any complex questions or personal issues. Appointments are available via Zoom, in-person, or by phone call. If you need a longer time to discuss your situation, you can make another appointment during your meeting with an advisor.

Examples of appointment topics:
•    Program advice, course-specific information, and academic progress advice.
•    Enrolment advice, choosing/changing a major, and study plan development
•    Credit transfers
•    Leave of absence requests
•    Study Overseas approvals
•    Discontinuation of studies
•    Degree/graduation checks
•    Adding courses after the deadline
•    Enrolment errors (e.g. timetable clashes)
•    Unit overload requests

Email us Call: +61 (08) 8313 4755

In an emergency

In a life-threatening emergency in Australia, call 000 for police, ambulance, and fire fighters. 

If you have a non-life-threatening emergency that you need to discuss with an Advisor, please email us to arrange emergency support, or visit Ask Adelaide.

For on-campus emergencies, contact University of Adelaide Security (8313 5444).

Out-of-hours support is also available on the University Crisis Line, which you can call on 1300 167 654 (in Australia only) or text on 0488 884 197 (from anywhere in the world), 5pm-9am on weekdays; 24 hours on weekends and public holidays. 

Other emergency out-of-hours support services:

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