The Study Melbourne Student Centre building has temporarily closed to protect the health and wellbeing of our student community and staff.

The building is closed, but we are dedicated to supporting you during this challenging time. We will continue to provide the same case work, mental health assistance and legal advice services as we always have – it will now happen online and over the phone.

You are not alone - we are here for you and we will get through this together.

To make an appointment or ask a question please contact our friendly staff at email

Please be patient and we will contact you as soon as possible.  

As our service is busier than usual, please only call 1800 056 449 for urgent matters, this will keep call waiting times as short as possible.

The first of its kind in Australia, the Study Melbourne Student Centre provides information, referral and practical support for all international students in Victoria.

At the centre find information and help in addition to the help you can find at your university, college or school.

A welcoming place for students

We are in a welcoming city location in Melbourne where you can study, and use our free facilities such as Wi-Fi and coffee machine.

Many languages

The Study Melbourne Student Centre can offer help in languages other than English. We have caseworkers who can help in many situations. We provide interpreting services for free.

General information

At the Study Melbourne Student centre we provide general information and help with accommodation, health, employment and legal problems.

We can also help international students to access services in the community.

International students in urgent situations

We can help with information and help to find the right service for students in crisis. We may also be able to provide casework support and practical help.

Study Melbourne meet-ups

The Study Melbourne Student Centre offers a range of free monthly events and activities, - designed to help you connect with other students, improve your job prospects and English skills.

Free legal advice about workplace rights

The International Students Work Rights Legal Service offers free, confidential and independent legal advice for international students with work problems (excluding migration).

Our lawyers are available every Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at the Study Melbourne Student Centre.

To make an appointment email or call 1800 056 449 (free call from landlines)

For more information visit our Legal Advice page.

Free legal advice about accommodation

The International Students Accommodation Legal Service is a free, confidential and independent legal service to help international students with accommodation issues.  

Our lawyers are available on Tuesdays and Fridays and the Study Melbourne Student Centre.

To make an appointment email or call 1800 056 449 (free call from landlines). 

For more information visit our Legal Advice page.