Contact us

International student advisers are here to help with all aspects of living in Melbourne, and when life becomes complicated. They will also refer you to other services when you need specialist or personal advice.

Make an appointment

t: +613 9214 6741
e: isa@swin.edu.au
Monday to Friday: 9am – 5pm
Reception: Ground floor, AMDC Building (Room AMDC106), 477 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn, VIC 3122

24-hour urgent assistance

t: +613 9214 6741
Monday to Friday: 5pm – 9am
Saturday, Sunday and public holidays: 24 hours

How an international student adviser can help

An international student adviser can help you understand what is required of you as an international student and help you through any issues you may face. They can also refer you to other services at the university.

Specifically they provide:

If you get sick or are affected by world events in your home country that affect your ability to study, you should contact the International Student Advisory & Support team immediately.

Please email us from your student ID email account.

Meet the team

Associate Director – International Student Advisory & Support
Desma Smith
Available Monday to Friday
Wantirna campus: Wednesday by appointment
Croydon campus: by appointment only

Senior International Student Adviser
Nooi Chang
Available Monday to Friday

International Student Adviser
Marie Quetel
Available Monday to Friday

SCO for Australia Awards and Endeavour students
e: ausawards@swin.edu.au

International Student Adviser
Annie Peake
Available Monday to Friday

Contact for under-18s
e: isa@swin.edu.au

International Student Adviser
Luisa Tamayo Cuesta
Available Monday to Friday

Accommodation Adviser 
Sam Tsering
e: accommodation@swin.edu.au
Available Monday to Friday

Senior ISA – Employability 
Olivia Doyle

e: odoyle@swin.edu.au
Available Monday to Friday