As a member of the Elite Athlete Friendly University Network, we know you're committed to your training and competition schedule. We recognise your focus and dedication, and these are qualities that we value in our students.
We can give you the support you need to balance your sporting career with your study.
Who we support
We support a range of elite athletes and support staff, including:
- Australian Olympians
- Professional sportspeople
- Emerging elite athletes
- Elite performers
If you want to check that you're eligible or if you have any questions, please email us.
How we can support you
Our dedicated staff can support you while you study as part of the Elite Athlete Program. Many of our members can:
- study their course online
- get flexibility in their studies, sit exams elsewhere or get assignment extensions
- get subsidised on-campus accommodation support
- access tailored study plans and academic support
- use our gyms and sporting facilities
- get free Charles Sturt Elite Athlete Program apparel
- apply for sports travel grants