Schools and Community Outreach Programs

Hands on Monash Indigenous Student Summer Camp 2017

Registrations to open in early October

From December 3 - 5, 2017. Monash University invites you to participate in the 'Hands on Monash – Indigenous Summer camp'.

The 2016 Summer camp aims to provide indigenous students from Year 10–12 (must be 16 years old at the time of the camp) with an in-depth insight into university life, while focusing on team-building, motivation, meeting new people, culture, confidence building and health and wellbeing.

Over three days students have the opportunity to experience the following;

  • Stories, advice and mentoring from our current students
  • Cultural activities
  • Keynote speeches from community leaders and other inspiring people
  • Careers and course advice
  • Student support advice
  • 'Hands on' activities in:
    • Arts and Law
    • Art and Design
    • Engineering and Information Technology
    • Business and Education
    • Science, Medicine, Nursing, Health Sciences and Pharmacy
    • Monash Sport
  • Stay on campus
  • Question and answer panel with staff and students
  • Ten-pin bowling, sport activities and more

Download the camp application form (pdf, 1mb). If you have any further questions, please email Kristel Keleher or call on (03) 9905 8699.

Secondary school and community outreach programs

We are available to visit your school or community organisation to talk about the study and employment opportunities that are available for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people at Monash University.

We can also facilitate on-campus visits and tours on any of Monash University's five domestic campuses.

To discuss school or community organisation visits and campus tours please contact Kristel Keleher (Indigenous Student Recruitment Officer).

For information about employment and employment opportunities at Monash or to have someone come to your community organisation to discuss employment opportunities please contact Brian Walker (Indigenous Employment Manager).

Read about Indigenous employment at Monash University.

Student Experience Day 2012

Indigenous Student Experience Monash Day - May  17 2012