Student Academic and Study Support (SASS) recruitment

Could you be the next Student Academic Leader?

SAL recruitment for 2019 is now closed.

Student Academic Leaders are experienced students who have shown exceptional academic abilities and commitment to the university culture by participating in other leadership roles. These students assist other students with their university experience.

Applicants must, as a minimum, have previous experience in a leadership role at Federation University. A Grade Point Average (GPA) of 6.0 or above is preferred. They should also possess above average communication and interpersonal skills, maturity and good organisational skills.

View the Student Academic Leader Position Description (PDF, 174kb).

Within the SAL application, there are four stages that will need to be completed:

  1. Personal contact details
  2. Study/Program details
  3. Resume upload
  4. Responses to Key Selection Criteria two (2), six (6), and seven (7)

Could you be a PASS Leader?

PASS applications for 2019 are now open! 

It is highly recommended that you have viewed a copy of the PASS Leader Position Description prior to completing this survey. The faculty recommendation letter can be found at the end of the Position Description document.
Click here to view the PASS Leader Position Description (PDF, 103kb).

There are five stages to this application process:
1.Fill out your personal contact details
2.Enter your study/program details
3.Upload your resume
4.Upload your School recommendation letter
5.Respond to Key Selection Criteria four (4), six (6), and seven (7)

Click here to start your application to be a PASS Leader.

View the PASS Leader Position Description (PDF, 103kb).

Could you be a Student Mentor?

Student Mentor applications for 2018 are now closed. If you would like to be notified when applications are open, please fill out the Expression of Interest Survey.

If you are interested in helping smooth the transition for first-year students, develop your leadership and interpersonal skills, and earn an income while you study, this may be the job for you.

Mentors are students currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree at FedUni who have completed at least one semester of study.

View the Student Mentor Position Description (PDF, 133kb).

Preparing for an interview to be a Mentor? Watch and listen to the Mentor Group Interview Information Session online here.

Did you miss out on applying for a 'Student Academic and Study Support (SASS)' role?

Don't worry! If you missed out, we have an Expression of Interest form for all of our roles you can fill out. When recruitment times reopen, we will send you an email letting you know and link you to our recruitment portal.

Student Academic and Study Support (SASS) student leaders are:

  • Mentors
  • Peer Assisted Study Session Leaders, and
  • Student Academic Leaders

Fill out the Expression of Interest form.

Contact us

If you would like more information, please feel free to email us at or call us on 1800 333 864.