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Indigenous Tutorial Assistance Scheme

If you are an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander student, you can access individual or group tuition to assist you with your studies.


The Indigenous Tutorial Assistance Scheme (ITAS) is available to all eligible undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students on a case-by-case basis. Tutoring is available throughout your degree.

The amount of tutoring you can receive depends on the credit point value of your subject. For example, a six credit point subject is eligible for 28 hours of tutoring per semester, or approximately two hours each week.

You may also be eligible to apply for an extra five hours of exam preparation tutoring at the end of the semester.

To apply, you'll need to make sure you meet the eligibility requirements and submit an online application.

Tutoring can begin once the Gadigal Centre learning officer has approved your application.

You can find more information in the ITAS student guidelines (pdf, 1.3MB) or contact the Gadigal Centre at

Last updated: 17 October 2022

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