Find out more about our staff, our mission and our vision

The GUMURRII Student Support Unit is the heart of Griffith University’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community and is located on each of Griffith’s campuses. GUMURRII is a dedicated support unit for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled at Griffith University. Our staff assist students from recruitment, orientation to graduation, providing undergraduate and postgraduate support, including tutorial assistance, in a safe and culturally appropriate learning environment.

Our Logo story

The new logo for GUMURRII Student Support Unit symbolises the five physical campuses with the five traditional owners of the land and depict the career pathways to learning and development, joined by the red to symbolise their journey at Griffith University.

MESSAGE FROM OUR DIRECTOR

On behalf of the GUMURRII Student Support staff, it is a pleasure to welcome you to Griffith University. Whether you are a current student, alumni, employer, community partner, I invite you to explore the many opportunities that exist through our unit and presented on our website. GUMURRII Student Support Unit works with our community partners to create pathways that build lifelong learning. Our primary mission is to provide a cultural learning environment that will assist our students and future students to follow their aspirations through higher education.

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Mission statement

GUMURRII Student Support Unit is dedicated to providing high-quality student support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students studying at Griffith University.

The Unit provides higher education pathways for our students in a safe and culturally appropriate learning environment.

Vision statement

GUMURRII Student Support Unit pursue the best possible outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students by focusing on a community-based approach to lifelong learning, organisational engagement and educational advancement.

The Unit is a national leader in student enrolments, participation, retention and success, by actively enhancing the student experience for our people within higher education through high-quality student support services and facilities.

GUMURRII campus staff

Gold Coast

07 5552 8820

Nathan

07 3735 7678

Mt Gravatt

07 3735 5814

Logan Staff

Logan

07 3382 1101

South Bank / OUA

07 3735 3197

First Peoples

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