Living in Australia

Welcome to UNSW!

There is so much that UNSW has to offer and we can't wait until you arrive on campus! Check out this video to see all that UNSW Sydney has to offer as well as where you can go if you need support so that you can make the most of your time here.

If you are looking for more information about living in Sydney, check out the Insider Guides to help you navigate public transport, learn about the latest accommodation news, cost of living calculators to help you with your planning, as well as what events are happening in and around Sydney this week.

Student Support Services

University can be overwhelming but there is a wide range of support available to you as a UNSW student.

Find out about some of the key support services available to you such as the Nucleus, Student Support Advisors, Academic Skills, Equitable Learning Services, Mental Health Connect and Employability.

Arc also has a number of programs and services to help you make the most of your time at UNSW.

Understanding the Australian Health System

Medibank has put together a guide to the Australian healthcare system, so you’ll know how to get help should you or your family need it while you’re here and how Medibank could help.

Learn more

Activate your Overseas Student Health Cover

If you’re a new Medibank Overseas Student Health Cover member, you’ll probably have to activate your policy when you arrive in Australia. Find out how you can activate your OSHC online today.

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