Riawunna Centre

Student Support

Riawunna offers support and assistance to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students who are studying at the University of Tasmania and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in Years 9 – 12. A wide range of services are available including:

The Riawunna Centre offers:

  • Cultural support;
  • academic support and advice;
  • pastoral care - personal support;
  • tutorial assistance through the Indigenous Tutorial Assistance Scheme (ITAS);
  • access to the murina Program, an alternate entry program;
  • advice and assistance in applying for bursaries, scholarships and cadetships ;
  • access to UTAS services, such as counselling services, health centre and academic skills and learning;

We also provide the following;

  • a resource library and computer room;
  • tutorial rooms and study spaces;
  • a student common room for relaxation and study;
  • a contact point for students, staff and community members.