Free, independent and confidential

The Advocacy and Welfare Team assists students with a range of academic and finance related issues.  We’ll work with you to assess your situation and come up with possible courses of action.  

This service is available to all currently enrolled students at Flinders University and is free, independent and confidential. Our service includes academic advocacy and financial counselling, plus assistance, information and referrals on many of the issues affecting the lives of students. 

Whether you’re dissatisfied with a grade, struggling to make financial ends meet or are trying to wrap your head around University policy, the Advocacy and Welfare Team is here to help! 

Get help with Financial Counselling  

Get information and advice from our registered Financial Counsellor regarding government assistance, debt negotiation, hardship loan variations, personal finances, budgeting and more. We can also help out with Emergency Financial Assistance and interest-free loans. 

Get help with Academic Advocacy 

Get help with re-marks & re-submissions, grade appeals, academic integrity issues, placement problems, issues with University staff and remission of student fees.  

To book an appointment with a Financial Counsellor or Academic Advocate, or access Emergency Financial Assistance click here or email 
The team will contact you by email in the next 2 business days to organise an appointment.