Social Programs, Clubs and Sports

International Student Support offers a number of programs to help you connect with other people in Adelaide.

Meet students from all over the world, including locals, and get active in your local community.

List of social programs

Talking with Aussies

Improve your English conversation skills, by meeting regularly with a local Australian volunteer - or be a volunteer, and help our international students practise their English.

Language and Cultural Engagement program

Opportunities for social interaction through language and cultural networking.

Global IQ Connect

Global IQ - Connect will help you understand the role culture plays in communication and interaction and how activities are often experienced differently by the people involved.

Peer mentor program

Develop leadership skills and form long-term friendships, through a program that is often described by past mentors as one of the highlights of their student life in Adelaide.

CommuniTea

A free weekly gathering for all current international students of the University.

Clubs

With more than 130 clubs at the University of Adelaide, there's a crowd for everyone.

Sports

Adelaide University Sports has nearly 40 sports clubs available, ranging from Australia's largest University snow ski trip, through to bush walking, rowing and many more water, field and indoor sports.

Your local community

Connecting to others in your local community is a great way to explore Australia and the Australian culture.