UniSA Student Association - Contact Us


The USASA Advocates provide free and confidential advice on a wide range of academic problems. Their support and assistance have helped hundreds of UniSA students to pursue their rights.


The USASA Advocates are experts in academic policies and procedures. They can help you understand what’s happening and what you need to do if you are facing academic issues. The USASA Advocacy service is free, confidential and independent from the University.


  What can a USASA Advocate assist you with:
Applying for the grant support program Accessing emergency food support  Developing a budget to help manage your finances Dealing with bad financial standing with the University  Debt negotiation and payment plans Financial literacy educationFinancial literacy education

+ Referral to other services inside and outside of the University. If your issue is not listed here, an Advocate may still be able to assist

Advocates are located at the City West Campus but are available to attend meetings any metropolitan campuses if required. They can also remotely support students at regional campuses and, in certain circumstances, in-person support can be arranged.

You can download the USASA Advocacy Service Charter here

You can download the USASA Advocacy Program's Conditions of Service here

Contact an Advocate

It is strongly advised that students requiring assistance make an appointment to see an Advocate as soon as possible. To make an appointment or request an appointment using the online form

Advocate Direct Contacts:

Manager: Student Support and Retention
Luis Gardeazabal
(08) 8302 2889

Advocacy Officer
Prashant Joshi
(08) 8302 2888 

Advocacy Officer
Navi Pinto
(08) 8302 2871

Get Involved 

As a UniSA Student all

USASA services are available to you.