Our commitment

We are committed to creating a space of innovation, learning and support, where First Nations students can be proud of who they are and thrive in an engaging environment. 

Underpinned by our Indigenous Strategy, we help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students navigate their studies and have opportunities to give back to their communities.

Indigenous Pathways to UNSW

Nura Gili Student - Ngurra orientation

New program for high school students

Get a taste of university life and gain leadership skills

Youth Leaders Program

Shay Evans smiling
"Culture is very important to me. I love my culture and just want to always represent that." 

– Shay Evans, Marra woman, Indigenous Pre-program student, and professional soccer player.

Read Shay's story

Find out more

The UNSW Indigenous Admission Scheme provides an alternative pathway for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to gain entry into a UNSW undergraduate program outside of Pre-program degrees.

The UNSW Indigenous Strategy represents a powerful vision for the future of UNSW and our commitment to creating an environment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, researchers and staff to thrive.

Uncle Vic Simms yarns with students at Ngurra orientation