International Student Services

The International Student Advisor can help you with support,  advice and information on issues that can affect your life in Australia and your studies at ANU. If you are a current international student and you have any problems or concerns but unsure who you should speak with, contact our friendly advisor and they'll be able to help you or direct you to the right person.



Pre-departure drop-ins are intended for new and returning international students who have questions about their arrival into Australia. S2 2022 pre-departure drop-ins will be held from 11 - 14 July 2022 from 3 PM - 4 PM Canberra time. Registrations are not required. 

Drop-ins link:  

All new international students are strongly encouraged to attend pre-departure inductions prior to arrival to Canberra. For more information:



Appointments are available to all current international students. In-person and online appointments can be arranged by emailing the international student advisor at

The International Student Advisor can help you with information on the below:

  • Settling into life at ANU and in Australia, including if you have missed Orientation Week inductions and are unsure of what do to
  • Arrivals into Australia
  • Referrals and information on healthcare as an international student
  • Obtaining digital vaccine certificate
  • General and personal issues that may affect your ability to study
  • Understanding your student visa and what is expected of you
  • Homesickness
  • Social or cultural adjustment difficulties
  • Social activities, events and programs
  • Referrals to other key services at ANU
  • Drop-ins and appointments



  • For enquiries relating to student administration, contact Student Central at
  • For international student support enquiries listed above, contact 

Information on this page is intended for current international students. If you are a prospective international students interested to learn more about applying to study at ANU, please contact the contact the future students team via this page

International Student Services is fully funded by SSAF

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