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Life as a Student

Student life can open up a whole new world of friends and experiences. Learn about what to expect and the support and services available to help you fit in and do well.

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Life as a Student
1:04 min

Cathy, 29

Studying business

'I started to dream of owning my own business but it was scary. I talked to a local business owner and he suggested doing a business course at TAFE...

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Life as a Student
1:25 min

Michelle, 22

Nursing student

'My parents wanted me to stay in my “safe job” but I think there’s more to life. I wanted a career, not just a job.'

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Life as a Student
0:42 min

Izzy, 18

PE Student

'I found something I really like doing, and now I am going to be the first in my family to get a degree. That makes me proud – and I hope it makes ...

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Life as a Student
1:08 min

Brian, 35

Bus driver, student

'I still work as a bus driver full-time and but I have organised everything so I can fit in all the study time that I need. And I'm loving it.'

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