Griffith has the largest Indigenous Australian student population of any Queensland university.
We recognise the unique place of First Peoples in Australian history and culture, and are committed to enabling their continuing contribution to the nation.
The GUMURRII Student Support Unit assists Indigenous Australian students with preparing for university, study support and more.
GUMURRII Student Support Unit
Our GUMURRII Student Support Unit is the heart of Griffith’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, and assists Indigenous Australian students with preparing for university, study support and more.
Access a full range of student services such as health, counselling and wellbeing support, disabilities service, welfare and financial assistance and faith and spirituality services.
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tutorial Assistance Program aims to improve educational outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students. Eligible students are matched with tutors to help them study successfully. If you're an eligible student, or a tutor, we encourage you to register.
My story: Ljudan Michaelis Thorpe
Ljudan is a proud Bidjara-Dhunghutti woman undertaking a Master of Screen Production. She is the first person in her family to go to uni and says it completely changed her life. She wants others from her community be able to achieve at uni too.
Racism. It stops with me
Griffith proudly supports the Australian Human Rights Commission’s Racism. It Stops With Me campaign, which encourages all Australians to take a stand against racism.
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