Student Groups and Programs

 

ANU Community Connect - Food Pantry

Building 24, Copland Building
Australian National University
Canberra ACT 2601

Opening Hours
Monday & Thursday, 1pm - 4pm
(not including public holidays)

Available to all ANU students

ANU Community Connect (ACC) provides a safe and welcoming space for all ANU students, engaging with the wider ANU community to address food and financial insecurities while also fostering a vibrant ANU community. The ACC offers students no-cost essential items, such as non-perishable goods, herbs, spices, and recipes to create low cost, nutritional meals. Sanitary products, contraception, and other hygiene and health essentials are also available free of charge. Share the Dignity vending machine, access to our friendly and knowledgeable team to support students build connections, navigate university services and actively engage with programs and events to improve student experience at ANU. ANU Community Connect is run by Thrive part of the Engagement and Success team (DVCSUE).

 

ANU Law Students' Society (LSS)

Available to all ANU Law students

The ANU Law Students’ Society (LSS) is the representative body for all ANU law students, providing a wide range of social, educational and careers-oriented programs and events. With numerous publications, forums and events, the LSS is committed to strongly representing students’ interests and keeping them updated with developments in the legal profession.

 

ANUSA

ANUSA office
Di Riddell Student Centre, Level 2
Kambri Precinct
Australian National University
Canberra ACT 2601

Opening Hours
Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm
(not including public holidays)

Available to all ANU undergraduate students

The ANU Students’ Association or ‘ANUSA’ is the peak representative body for all undergraduate students and ANU College students at ANU. ANUSA is responsible for advocating and furthering the interests of their members to the University. The three pillars of their organisation are welfare, advocacy and social.

For more information on the services offered by ANUSA, please visit the ANUSA website.

Telephone:+61 2 6125 2444

 

PARSA

PARSA office
Di Riddell Student Centre, Level 2
Kambri Precinct
Australian National University
Canberra ACT 2601

Opening Hours
Monday to Friday, 9am - 5pm
(not including public holidays)

Available to all ANU postgraduate students

The ANU Postgraduate & Research Students' Association or ‘PARSA’ is the peak representative body for all postgraduate students at ANU. PARSA is responsible for advocating and furthering the interests of their members to the University. Their core values are:

  • Student focus
  • Student leadership
  • Supporting our community
  • Celebrating diversity Integrity

For more information on the services offered by PARSA, please visit the PARSA website.

Telephone:+61 2 6125 4187

 

Group Programs

Available to all ANU students

ANU Counselling offers group programs and workshops to ANU students that aim to assist with your general health and wellbeing. For the complete list of programs and workshops, please visit their website.

 

International Students Orientation Program

Available to First Year ANU Law students

The International Students Orientation Program consists of a series of excursions, workshops and meetings on campus to various key sites and landmarks in Canberra to introduce international and exchange students to Australian politics and culture which would be useful in the study of Australian law. This program, including excusions, are free. 

Places are limited and registration to the excursions and workshops is compulsory. 

For the full list of activities and to register, please go on our website. 

 

Introduction to Mindfulness

Available to all ANU students

ANU Counselling prepared a serie of podcasts which include an introduction to mindfulness as well as practices you can use to develop your mindfulness skills.

 

Mental Illness Education ACT

Available to everyone

Mental Illness Education ACT (MIEACT) is a local mental health and well-being education provider. The service provides free resources and programs that help educate and provide valuable skills to help manage mental health, with a focus on promoting stories of people living with a mental illness

 

TalkCampus

Available to all ANU students

TalkCampus is a FREE peer support app for students which is available 24/7. Students can anonymously and in a safe environment talk about what is troubling them as well as receive and provide support to fellow students. TalkCampus can be downloaded from Google Play or App Store, and it is FREE when students register with their ANU email.  

 

Talking Tips

Available to all ANU students

ANU Counselling prepared a serie of podcasts on different topics, including How to manage anxiety, How to improve your sleep and Recognising the signs of depression. For the complete list of topics, please visit their website.

 

Wellbeing and Resilience in Law

Available to all ANU Law students

For tips and tricks on how to navigate the stresses that studying law can bring to students, we recommend that you watch the pre-recorded 'Wellbeing and Resilience in Law' information session, presented by ANU Law Students' Society.

 

Updated:  10 August 2015/Responsible Officer:  College General Manager, ANU College of Law/Page Contact:  Law Marketing Team