We acknowledge that our campuses are on the traditional lands of Aboriginal people, and we pay respects to their elders past, present and emerging.
Torrens University welcomes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to our learning communities. We are committed to ensuring access and participation to all our services available to you from the beginning of your course, through to graduation. It is our goal to support students with the challenges they may face through their academic journey and we want to ensure that your time with Torrens is enriching.
Scholarships are available to assist Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in their studies. Torrens University and external organisations offer a range of scholarships, grants, prizes and bursaries for future and current students.
|2019 Torrens Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education Costs Scholarship||This scholarship seeks to support general costs associated with the success of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples studying at Torrens.||$2500|
|2019 Torrens Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commencement Scholarship||
This scholarship seeks to assist with start-up costs for studies.
|2019 Torrens Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tuition Scholarship||This scholarship seeks to assist with a 50% reduction of tuition costs for selected courses undertaken in Business & Hospitality, Design or Health & Education.||50% reduction of tuition costs.|
with our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Liaison or email our liaision on: Indigenousenquiries@laureate.edu.au
The yarning space is your exclusive online platform to meet and interact with your fellow Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students in a culturally safe and judgement-free environment.
The platform aims to celebrate student achievements and share experiences important to you.
There will be monthly online collaborate sessions facilitated by our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Liaison and topics will vary each month.
Students that have identified as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander will receive an email inviting them to be a part of the yarning space.
If you require further information relating to the Yarning Space please send an email to our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Liaison Indigenousenquiries@laureate.edu.au
Congratulations to our most recent Tuition Scholarship recipients. Each of these students will receive a 50% discount on their tuition for their study!
Seema Rind - Bachelor of Health Science, Chinese Medicine
Carla Allende - Diploma of Beauty and Spa Practice
Tiana Bonney - Bachelor of Media Design
Karinya McGuinness - Diploma of Nursing
Cassy Wilkey - Diploma of Nursing