Badanami Student Success Officers

The Badanami Centre for Indigenous Education provides support for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at our University.

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student Success officers are located at the Badanami Centre on each campus to provide support and advice to Indigenous students. They act as a first point of contact for students seeking advice on cultural or personal issues and are are available to:

  • Support new students through the transitional stage of adjusting to University life and academic culture
  • Link students to a range of other services available to all students here at the University
  • Assist students develop an appropriate course of action for any problems they may face during their time at University
  • Provide advice on the Tutoring For Success Program (TFS)

Contact details for our Student Information officers are below:


Campbelltown - Building 3

Liverpool Lvl 1

Kristy Bell

Phone: (02) 4620 3402

Phone: (02) 9165 8629

Email: Kristy.Bell@westernsydney.edu.au


Hawkesbury- Building K4 (Stable Square)

Chantelle Khamchaung

Phone: (02) 4570 1658

Email: c.khamchuang@westernsydney.edu.au


Parramatta - Building EY

Bankstown- Building 12

Tiah Vocale

Phone: (02) 9685 9255

Phone: (02) 9772 6018

Email: t.vocale@westernsydney.edu.au


Penrith (Kingswood) - Building N

Kerry Licastro

Phone: (02) 4736 0697

Email: k.licastro@westernsydney.edu.au 

For further details on location visit Campus Maps.