Need some study help? Ask the Study Help PALS!


Study Help PALS are current UniSA students who provide friendly, informal study support at 'drop-in' sessions on each campus in study periods 2 and 5. Working closely with the Learning Advisors, Study Help PALS are trained to support you!

Study Help PALS can assist you with:

  • Referencing
  • Academic and assignment writing
  • Study skills

Check out the schedule



Want to help other students? Become a Study Help PAL!

Study Help PALS provide friendly ‘drop-in’ study support to other students on campus. Working closely with the Learning Advisor team, Study Help PALS also connect students to appropriate resources and other learning support services.

Volunteering as a Study Help PAL is recognised under the Leadership and Enterprise pillar of UniSA+. Being a Study Help PAL will allow you to further develop your communication skills and ability to work with a diverse range of students. Not to mention, you’ll receive a free t-shirt and a certificate!


  • Completion of an online training module and a face-to-face training session
  • Two hours commitment per week in ‘drop-in’ sessions
  • Ongoing supervision and feedback
  • You must hold a current DHS clearance (we can assist you to obtain one if needed - these are now free).

Application Criteria:

  • Must be a current UniSA student
  • Completed a full study period at UniSA and have a good GPA
  • Hold an understanding of the challenges of academic study
  • Be able to demonstrate good communication skills and empathy

Application Process:

Applications to become a Study Help PAL in 2019 close 9am, Monday 5 November.

Apply now

For more information: Contact Kirstin Marks, Manager: Learning Advisers



Need some help?

Talk to a Learning Adviser

If you haven't found the study support you need here, make an appointment to chat to a Learning Adviser by contacting Campus Central or book online.