Support services

Be supported

From the day you become a UOW student, you can expect guidance and support. Our world-leading researchers are passionate about passing on their knowledge and helping you get the most out of your studies. UOW is equipped with all the programs, facilities and resources you’ll need to excel in your postgraduate degree.

If you’re looking for specific support, enquire now and we’ll be happy to find what you‘re looking for.


Each faculty has advisers and coordinators to assist you with questions about your subject or course. You can also consult your tutor, lecturer, or course coordinator. Research students can also expect support and mentoring from industry-leading academic supervisors.

Visit UOW support services for all services available.


With our award-winning library you’ll have access to more than a million digital and print volumes, and dozens of study spaces and group seminar rooms. Book a librarian to help you get started with your research topic. Students also have access to nine central computer laboratories, as well as teaching and computer science laboratories.


The Graduate Research School manages enrolments, scholarships and funding, as well as orientation, workshops and information sessions for research students. A range of training is available to help you through your degree, including professional development courses, a Graduate Certificate program in tertiary teaching, HDR writing courses, seminars and workshops. A free statistical consulting service provides advice on investigation planning, data analysis and appropriate methods of presenting results and conclusions.

Last reviewed: 31 July, 2018