Global Adelaide

Global Adelaide is a dedicated platform for our international students, featuring University services and virtual experiences.

You can find social, wellbeing and academic support services, as well as access to financial and employment advice. A virtual taste of South Australian lifestyle and environs from the comfort of your living space also awaits you.

Grow Your Career Week - 10-14 August

Grow Your Career Week is designed to help you build career confidence, increase employability and learn from leading experts about how to grow your career.

This event will have something for everyone, with over 20 sessions, more than 40 speakers, daily prizes and advice at every turn! No matter what you are studying, all events and sessions are free for current students and graduates to attend.

Highlights will include a chat with the Chief Scientist for South Australia, a masterclass from a LinkedIn expert, a session on entrepreneurship from the co-founder of Junkee, an opportunity to get a professional photo taken and the chance to win prizes from Google!

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Experiencing Australia

Musée Extérieur

At a time when travelling abroad is not possible, Musée Extérieur offers locals and visitors an exclusive, ephemeral experience: a slice of European art history revealed through Adelaide’s unique built, natural and cultural heritage. Run by the City of Adelaide, enjoy the trail until 14 September 2020!

Talking with Aussies

International students can strengthen their language skills by talking with local native English-speaking community members. 

Elder Conservatorium lunchtime concert series

Enjoy the Elder Conservatorium's long-standing lunchtime concert series, streamed live on Facebook.

SATV

The best of South Australia, streaming online from the SA Tourism Commission.

Art Gallery of South Australia

Check out the online events on offer with our neighbour, the Art Gallery of SA!

State Library of South Australia

Explore the digital collections of the State Library, with a special focus on South Australian history and culture.

Adelaide Zoo & Monarto Safari Park

Watch live streams of animals at Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Safari Park.

ASO Virtual Concert Hall

View online recitals from musicians of the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.

Masterclass Series

Our staff will teach you five new skills, from learning a dance routine, speaking a few words of the Kaurna language, to perfecting your resume while in isolation. 

Wellbeing support

Coronavirus in your language

Learn more about coronavirus in your own language with these helpful resources from SBS Australia.

Wellbeing Hub

The University has developed the 'Corona Corner' to help all students manage their wellbeing in these difficult times. We can become overwhelmed with all the information, restrictions and uncertainty. Explore what the experts have to say about fostering our wellbeing.

International Student Support

International Student Support is the first port of call for international student-related matters such as CoEs and visa status.

Accommodation Service

The Accommodation Service can help you navigate your accommodation arrangements here in Adelaide.

Counselling support

Access our free and professional counselling service when you're in need of mental health support.

Disability Support

Students with a disability can access support through this service.

SA Health international student health fact sheet

The South Australian Government has issued a fact sheet specifically for international students.

Social support

Language and Cultural Engagement

Celebrate a wide range of international cultures in this program led by International Student Support.

UofA Home Edition

Explore a wide range of fun online social activities catering for all interests, hosted by Adelaide University Union.

Global IQ Connect

Students are linked together to share and understand cultural norms in this educational and engaging program.

Friends of the World

StudyAdelaide invites all international students in Adelaide to join them for a chat with other students in the comfort of your home. Make yourself a cup of tea or coffee, and log in to chat! Every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday from 6pm to 8pm. Register on the StudyAdelaide website.

Finances and Employment

Student support package

Learn more about the Student Support Package, including the financial support scheme offered jointly by the University and the Government of South Australia.

Employability

Develop your employability skills with these University resources.

Union Employment Service

Search for employment using the Adelaide University Union's online service.

Career Services - International Programs

Our specialist international careers team provides a range of programs and information services to assist international students to plan for their future careers and compete for graduate jobs.

Working while studying

If you decide to work while you are studying in Australia, it's important you understand your rights and responsibilities as an employee. Find out more about visa work restrictions and your rights at work.

Faculty support

Faculty of Arts

Support for Faculty of Arts students.

Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences

Support for Faculty of Engineering, Computer and Mathematical Sciences students.

Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences

Support for Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences students.

Faculty of the Professions

Support for Faculty of the Professions students.

Faculty of Sciences

Support for Faculty of Sciences students.

Academic support

COVID-19 FAQs

Read the University's official FAQs page regarding COVID-19.

Barr-Smith Library

The Barr-Smith Library is now offering online support for students.

Studiosity

Studiosity is a free after-hours online study help tool available to all University of Adelaide students for free through your enrolment in MyUni.

Skills development

Writing Centre

The Writing Centre can help you improve your academic writing style.

Maths Learning Centre

The Maths Learning Centre assists students in improving their mathematics skills.

Peer Assisted Study Sessions

Students assist students in these online free support sessions.

Active Learning Skills for Remote Students

This MyUni course provides students with resources to assist them with learning online.