Veterans' Engagement and Education Program


Australian Defence Force

First Responders

Immediate Family

UniSA recognises that your commitment to service, deployments and other related responsibilities can cause unavoidable disruption to your study plans.

Whether you are continuing your service or transitioning to civilian life, we offer personalised study support to put you on the path to success. Through VEEP, our Veterans’ Engagement and Education Program, we help you to balance your study with work and family commitments, and to respond to some of the unique challenges that may arise as a result of your service.

This program is available to veterans, current serving and ex-serving Australian Defence Force members, including reservists, first responders, and immediate family members.

By registering in VEEP, enrolled students will benefit from access to a defence community within UniSA, and personalised support.

Flexible Study Options

  • Study modes
  • Extensions
  • Alternative assessments

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Transitioning to University

  • Uni prep briefings
  • Workshops
  • Study Support

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Your Wellbeing

  • Confidential counselling
  • Support services
  • Other contacts

Coming soon

Career Development

  • UniSA Career Services
  • Self-help resources
  • Transferrable skills
  • Job search

Coming soon

VEEP Mentorship

  • Match with a mentor

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Networking and Leadership

  • Networking events
  • The UniSA+ Award
  • Personal and professional development

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Register & Enquire

If you are a currently enrolled, domestic UniSA student, you are able to register as a VEEP student if you are a:

  • Veteran,
  • Serving or ex-serving Australian Defence Force (ADF) member, including reservists,
  • First Responder, and/or
  • Immediate family member of a Veteran, ADF Member, or First Responder.

If you are considering studying at UniSA in the future, please also reach out to us with any enquiries through the form below.

Once we have your details you will be the first to know any new information about VEEP.

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Contact Us

For more information about VEEP...

Andrea Parks
Project Officer: VEEP
Phone: +618 8302 0614



For assistance with the application process and study support options...

UniSA Campus Central
Phone: 1300 301 703



For enquiries about UniSA's Defence partnerships...

Matt Opie
Director: Defence & Space
Phone: +618 8302 9127