Pacific development team

The role of the Pacific Student Advisor is to provide advice and pastoral support which includes guiding you through:

  • UC processes – enrolment, withdrawals, backdated discontinuations, aegrotats, extensions, timetable clashes, appeals, academic reviews, complaints).
  • Accessing your UC accounts – emails, learn, timetable, ICT account, Library account.
  • Accessing appropriate resources around study – PASS tutoring, study groups, workshops, time management, study plans, learning skills.
  • Check out our Student study plan guide (PDF, 534kb) - come in and see us for help to set up your calendar to connect to your smart device!
  • Accessing other UC services – accommodation options, scholarship advice, career advice, health centre, student clubs, gym.
  • Connecting with off-campus services - Studylink, legal advice, budgeting services, church or the high commission.

They are also able to:

  • Advocate on your behalf (tutors, lecturers, student advisors, Studylink).
  • Write support letters.
  • Support you in meetings such as academic reviews.
  • Lend a confidential ear to any personal or family issues affecting studies.

For academic support and pastoral care talk to us:

Ropeta Tulia

Pacific Advisor
Internal Phone: 94166

Loluama Avia

Pacific Advisor
Internal Phone: 94634

Riki Welsh

Team Leader
37 Creyke Road 103
Internal Phone: 93564