Services, support and activities

University Health

The University of Melbourne Health Service forms part of the Wellbeing Services Division. They provide health care for both local and international students, staff and their dependents.

The University Health Service is a general practitioner service. Some of the services provided include management of illness, advice about general health and wellbeing, mental health issues including anxiety and depression, contraception, sexual health, wound care, skin cancer checks, travel health and immunisations for both adults and children.

Visit the Health Services website for further information:

Health Services

Other Services

Counselling and Psychological Services

Disability Liaison

Student Housing

Academic Skills

The Academic Skills team help Graduate Research students with any of the following:

  • Writing a thesis
  • Structure and argumentation
  • Researching and note-taking
  • Advanced critical and analytical thinking
  • Conference papers and oral presentations
  • Time and project management
  • and much more!

They conduct workshops and provide the resources that all students need to be successful at university. Alternatively, you can book an Individual Tutorial Appointment.To do so, please make the appointment booking through your Student Portal or call 13MELB.

Visit the Academic Skills website for further information:

Academic Skills

Shut Up & Write @ ASGR

Keep your word count climbing! Come and write your thesis chapter, journal article, book or blog in a convivial atmosphere. To find out more visit:

Graduate Research Hub: Academic writing and communication skills

UpSkills @ ASGR

Why not Upskill? The UpSkills program is a free workshop, seminar or webinar options that are suited to your current skill level, and the work you will be doing.

For more information visit:


Want a Break from Study?

Did you know that the University has a chocolate society, rowing club, mountaineering club, a women’s room and prayer room, plus much more.

University of Melbourne Student Union

University of Melbourne Student Union Clubs

Melbourne University Sport