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Life, health and wellbeing

We’re committed to giving you the support you need to help you stay happy, healthy and achieve your study goals.

Student support

Help with study

Personal support

Top tips to settle in, get involved, feel supported, and get on top of study

Safer communities

At CDU we believe in diversity as a strength and welcome differences in culture, race, religion, gender identity, ability and sexuality.

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Safety & emergency advice

Safety and emergency

What's on

  • people cultural dancing

    CDU Daminmin Festival Experience

    Join in on a Darwin cultural experience of a lifetime.

    Art/exhibition/public program Fair/expo/festival General Workshop
    Read more about CDU Daminmin Festival Experience
  • Tai Chi demonstration
    Casuarina campus

    Ba Fa Wu Bu (Tai Chi) workshop

    Join us for this workshop, where we will introduce and walk you through the ancient and popular form of Tai Chi, Ba Fa Wu Bu.

    Read more about Ba Fa Wu Bu (Tai Chi) workshop
  • Man working in a distillery

    WSET Level 3 Award in Spirits

    The WSET Level 3 Award in Spirits is an advanced-level qualification for professionals and enthusiasts wishing to acquire a detailed understanding of the spirits of the world and develop the tasting skills required to accurately describe and evaluate a spirit.

    Read more about WSET Level 3 Award in Spirits

Student code of conduct

We recognise that students come to the University from diverse cultural and educational backgrounds and we are committed to ensuring that you can achieve your full academic potential.

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Support for students policy

This policy outlines the support available for students at CDU.

Support for Students Policy

Get involved

  • CDU Student Council

    The CDU Students' Council (CDUSC) is run by students and represents students in and out of CDU. Elections are held annually to elect new members.

    Find out about election dates, what's involved and the positions on offer.

    Learn more
  • Wellness Centre

    CDU Wellness Centre is committed to delivering an inclusive teaching and an inter-professional training and research environment, to benefit the health of our community. We are Northern Territory's first student-run, multi-disciplinary health centre. We believe in a holistic approach to health - healthy mind, healthy body, healthy community.

    Explore our services
  • Student groups

    Whether you want to get fit, have fun, share your passion, discover something new, or try to change the world, there's something for everyone. 

    Get involved and find your people.

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Would you like to live on campus or off campus?

On-campus accommodation

On-campus accommodation is currently available at Casuarina campus, Katherine campus and Alice Springs campus.

Off-campus accommodation

When on-campus accommodation is not the best option for you, there are accommodation options off campus for you to consider. Our Accommodation Services team can provide advice on the options available to you.


CDU’s student population has a large number of high-attrition-risk students, characterised by learners who are part time, from one or more target equity groups, mature aged and/or online. We are using the STARS Plan for retention success.

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Need to Ask CDU?

Ask CDU is a knowledge base of frequently asked questions that provides answers to common problems any time of the day or night.


Contact Student Support

08 8946 6288

CDU Wellbeing Support Line (available 24/7)

Tel: 1300 93 33 93

SMS: 0488884144

Casuarina campus, Larrakia country

Building blue 5.1

Alice Springs campus, Arrernte country

Building 1.1.1

Sydney campus, Gadigal country

Level 10,
815 George Street,

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