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

COVID-19 support for students

Student support

Help with study

Personal support

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

Respect. Now. Always

CDU is part of the national Respect. Now. Always. campaign, which seeks to prevent sexual assault and harassment.

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Safety and emergency advice

Safety and Emergency

What's on

  • CDU Cooking classes
    Palmerston campus

    CDU Cooking Class

    Customised cooking classes for CDU Students, based on recipes from the CDU ‘’Food for Thought’’ cookbook.

    Read more about CDU Cooking Class
  • solar racing
    Casuarina campus

    2023 CDU Solar Racing Team information night

    We are putting the call out to CDU students to join the CDU Solar Racing Team.

    We are incredibly excited to announce that, after a 16-year hiatus, the University will be entering a team in the 2023 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge.

    Read more about 2023 CDU Solar Racing Team information night
  • Vicky online

    Virtual Talent Show

    Many of our students are incredibly talented, and we can't wait to show our community just how amazing you are. Whether it was singing, dancing, cooking or magic tricks, you can showcase your talent to us virtually. 

    Read more about Virtual Talent Show

Get involved

  • 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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  • Student Ambassadors

    CDU's Student Ambassador Program offers you the opportunity to gain professional skills while working closely with CDU Student Recruitment and Events team.

    Learn about the role and the application process.

    Learn more
  • 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.

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CDU’s student population has a large numer 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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Accommodation services

Find a place to call home. And if you're just visiting the campus for a placement or trade block, you can take advantage of our short-term accommodation options.

Accommodation services

Contact Student Support

08 8946 6288

CDU After-Hours Support Line (now available 24/7)

1300 93 33 93

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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