From time to time you may need advice on administrative matters.
Here you will find all of the support services on offer to help, including the different ways you can connect with Student Administration, how to seek credit for prior study, and how to get answers to your questions 24/7 from the AskUs database. You can also quickly access any student form you may need throughout your study here.
Student Administration are here to support all students and can help you with general administrative matters including enquiries relating to admissions, credit for prior learning, enrolment and timetabling, fees and charges, examination dates and locations and graduation.
CREDIT FOR PRIOR LEARNING
Credit for prior learning may reduce the time it will take to complete your degree. Here you will find information on eligibility via the Credit Precedent Database, the Credit for prior learning application form and self-help resources to assist you with the application process.
ASSESSMENT, EXAMS AND GRADES
Find out about submitting assignments, exam procedures and protocols and information on accessing and understanding your grades. You can also find procedures and policies and online forms to apply for deferred exam sittings, deferred assessment and special consideration.
INTERNATIONAL STUDENT ADVISORS
Assistance is available for international students requiring advice and support on issues which may affect all aspects of student life in Australia (e.g. understanding what is expected of you as a student visa holder, general welfare and personal issues, finance/fees, applying for a leave of absence, financial difficulties and referral to health services).
To see an International Student Advisor, book an appointment online or .heck out our online FAQ's page.
GUMURRII STUDENT SUPPORT UNIT
The GUMURRII Student Support Unit (SSU) is the heart of Griffith’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community and is located on each of Griffith’s campuses. GUMURRII provides dedicated, high quality support to aid students from point of recruitment and orientation all the way through to graduation, offering a safe and culturally appropriate environment to enhance and maximise the student experience. The GUMURRII SSU also facilitates the Indigenous Tutorial Scheme (ITAS) for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at Griffith University. Upon application and acceptance into the program, eligible students are matched with a tutor to help them achieve the best possible outcomes for their courses. To learn more about the GUMURRII SSU, phone, email or visit the GUMURRII student support office at your campus.
Here you can access the student policies applicable to all students enrolled in a Griffith University program (with the exception of those enrolled in PhD and MPhil candidatures). Take the time to have a look so you know all of the policies relevant to you while you study with us.
TAKING A BREAK FROM STUDY
Find all the information you need on applying for a leave of absence (if you have commenced your studies but need to take a break), getting back on course (if you are struggling to maintain a balance between your study and life and are finding it difficult to stay on top of it all) in addition to information regarding withdrawing from your program.