Student support

On campus International Student Support

Student advisors

Our International Student Support Officers are experienced in providing support for international students in the adjustment to studying and living in Australia. Their support for you begins with pre-departure and arrival assistance, and continues throughout your studies at CSU.

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English Language Skills

English Lannguage proficiency

English is the official language of Australia and you will need to have good verbal and written language skills to complete your degree at Charles Sturt University (CSU). Your lectures, tutorials, and learning materials will be presented in English, and you will also be required to submit your assignments, examinations and presentations in English.

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Health and counselling

General health promotion information, advice and referrals to community ancillary health services, and access to student counselling for confidential assistance with personal matters.

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Study Support

As a CSU student, we provide you access to academic learning support and skill development. Whether it's support in mathematics, English, exam techniques, essay writing or learning strategies, we can help you to acquire or enhance the skills you need to succeed in university studies.

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Student groups and clubs

Sporting and Social Clubs

Clubs are a great way to meet new people, pursue your interests, and get the most out of your University experience.

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Careers

As a student at Charles Sturt University, you'll get access to career advice, job application skills, career information and planning advice to help you get your dream job.

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CSU's International Student Support Officers are experienced in providing support for international students in the adjustment to studying and living in Australia.

Their support for you begins with pre-departure and arrival assistance, and then general orientation.

The International Student Support Officers are available for ongoing international student support throughout your studies at CSU.

More on support for CSU's international students

Support for you begins with pre-departure and arrival assistance, and then general orientation and continues throughout your studies at CSU.

  • Video | Accommodation and the cost of living

    How much does it cost to be a student?

    • The overall cost of obtaining a degree at CSU is lower than most other universities in Australia, and our students find that the cost of living is less in a regional centre compared to metropolitan locations.
  • Video | Travel from CSU to major cities

    Proximity and commute times to major cities

    • Charles Sturt University is accessible from Australian major cities on the east coast of Australia by car, bus, plane or train.