Riawunna Centre

Student Support

The Riawunna Centre for Aboriginal Education 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 Riawunna Tutoring Program;
  • access to the murina Preparation Program, an alternate entry program;
  • advice and assistance in applying for bursaries, scholarships and cadetships ;
  • access to University of Tasmania 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.