Support for UniSA Staff

Do you need a student for representation or consultation but don't know where to start? 

We can help with that. 

USASA Student Voice is committed to supporting best-practice student representation at UniSA. This page contains a range of resources and tools that can assist staff in embedding student-centred approaches to carrying out University governance functions that involve students.

We provide:

  • Resources and checklists to assist you in developing best-practice processes

  • A platform to advertise opportunities for students to get involved in university decision-making, including focus groups, committees, and advisory groups

  • Direct recruitment of student representatives, including elections by peers and by recommendation or appointment

  • Training and ongoing support for student representatives as per your requirements

  • Presentations for staff detailing a best-practice guide for when liasing with students

Resources and Checklists

These resources and tools can assist staff looking to develop best-practice processes for involving students in university decision-making. 

Combined Version

If you would like to order print copies email us

These are free of charge for UniSA staff and will be sent via internal mail. 

Advertise an Opportunity

If you are a member of staff seeking to advertise an opportunity for students to get involved in University decision-making, please contact us to register your opportunity. This can include, but not limited to:

  • Student representatives for committees required by policy
  • Working groups
  • Steering groups
  • Focus groups

A member of the USASA Student Voice team will respond to your inquiry to discuss whether any additional information is required. Your opportunity will be promoted to students here and directed to those signed up for notifications.

If you are a staff member requiring a USASA nominee for any committee established under the APPM, please email us directly at


Get in touch for more information or support with:

  • Student representation or consultation
  • Training students for decision-making bodies
  • Presentations for Staff

The University of South Australia Student Association acknowledges the Kaurna, Boandik and Barngarla First Nations People as the traditional custodians of the unceded lands now home to the University of South Australia’s campuses in Adelaide, Mount Gambier and Whyalla. We respectfully acknowledge their Ancestors and Elders, past, present and emerging. We also acknowledge the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia. It was and always will be Aboriginal land.

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