Student academic and study support (SASS)

An exciting range of student-focused programs

There are six components in the Student Academic and Study Support team that are integrated to enhance the skills of students at all stages of transition, from their pre-tertiary experience and throughout their undergraduate experience. Learning Skills Advisors are also available via the ASK Service.

Program name Description of program
FedReady Prepare for study
Mentors Current students that connect with you while you settle in to your university life
PASS Join a study group for your course
ASK Service ASK a Federation student for information
Online tutoring Free online tutoring with Studiosity
Learning Skills Advisors Face-to-face skill building in referencing, essay and report writing structure and other study skills 
Student blog Federation students share their study experiences and tips
SWOTVAC study day Each semester we run SWOTVAC Super Study, with PASS and stress-busting activities

Check out our recruitment page to find out what roles we have available, and when recruitment opens.

Study skills website

We understand that starting your life as a university student is exciting, but that it also involves a challenge or two along the way.
To equip you meet these challenges and to succeed, we have developed a student-based study skills website which provides information about referencing, assessment, research, critical thinking, punctuation, writing well, time management and much more.

Visit this site:

Contact the Student Academic and Study Support team

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