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ALC welcomes overseas students and offers them the opportunity to be part of a caring community of theological study. We want you to have a rewarding, enjoyable and safe experience while studying with us.

Course information

ALC offers higher education degrees through the University of Divinity (UD). See Course information.

Please note: UD does not use international education agents.

Support information

We provide a range of services to support and help students to succeed in their studies. These include:

  • an orientation program for all new overseas students
  • English language assistance
  • academic skills
  • course planning
  • pastoral care
  • library orientation
  • guidance on where to go in an emergency

Information about these services, together with relevant contact details, is published in:

See also:

Overseas Student Support Officer

Our Overseas Student Support Officer, Rev Richard Haar, helps wherever possible in settling overseas students into life and study at ALC in North Adelaide.

Other key information


Solely for students on Overseas Student Visas:

See the Policies page for other student policies.

Important dates

New students who begin a course of study need to be present at ALC at least two weeks before the first day of semester to attend orientation and to ensure a successful transition to student life in Australia.

See calendars and timetables for other important dates.


Contact ALC's Overseas Student Support Officer, Rev Richard Haar, for support and help during your studies. Email or phone +61 8 7120 8237.

If you require urgent assistance after hours, please call the University of Divinity’s after-hours hotline on 1800 775 691.