LEO is where you will receive most of your unit information including:

  • Your unit outlines
  • Readings
  • Online lectures

It is also where you may receive important messages or communicate and collaborate with fellow students using:

  • Announcements
  • Messages
  • Forum discussions

Electronically submit your assessments, receive feedback and individual grades for assessment tasks:

  • Assignments
  • Quizzes

There are a range of LEO units to assist you in your studies.

Academic skills unit

A self-guided resource. It can be accessed at any time via LEO

  • Improve your skills across a range of areas such as time management, setting study priorities, planning and reading.
  • At uni you will work on a variety of writing tasks that require many different skills. We can help you to improve your academic writing.
  • Learn the basics of different referencing systems and how you can include referencing in your assignment preparation.
  • Use our resources to build your knowledge and proficiency in the core maths concepts you need.
  • Get tips and tools to help you develop the skills you need before, during and after exams.

Self-enrol in the Academic skills unit

Help yourself

The Library supports you to help yourself become knowledgeable and find, evaluate and effectively use information throughout your life.

Access help yourself

TRY IT! Student support unit

A self-guided resource. It can be accessed at any time via LEO

Includes opportunities to try activities:

  • find a highlighted date in your calendar
  • practice a quiz and how to view results
  • practice uploading an assignment
  • practice submitting a test assignment to Turnitin.
  • practice uploading an ePortfolio assignment

Self-enrol in the TRY IT! student support unit

ACU provides an email and telephone support service for students and staff through its educational technology partner, Androgogic.

Please take the time to read through our Frequently asked questions below as you may find the answer you are looking for there.

The Support Desk operating times are:

  • Monday to Friday, 8am – 10pm (Sydney Time)
  • Weekends and NSW Public Holidays, 9am – 5pm (Sydney Time)
  • Closed: Good Friday and Christmas Day

For Support Desk enquiries please contact technical support via:


Telephone on 1800 246 442

  • Calls made to the 1800 number from most fixed line telephones are free to the caller
  • Calls made from public/mobile telephones or from overseas may be charged at a timed rate


If you are logged into LEO, click on the technical support option and complete the online form. This can be helpful if you wish to upload a screen capture of the problem. It also helps technical support identify your details and where the problem may be occurring. There are two options to access 'technical support' in LEO:

  1. Click on the 'Technical Support' button at the bottom of the page:
    leo support link
  2. Click on 'Technical Support' link in the Resources block:
    Technical support guides

Learning & teaching

Please contact the Learning and Teaching Centre for professional development, resources and advice for your learning and teaching needs at ACU.

LEO support

Available 8am-10pm Sydney time, Mon to Fri,
9am-5pm Weekends and public holidays
Closed Good Friday and Christmas

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