Curtin University Pro Vice-Chancellor Professor Mark Ogden described the student’s death as “tragedy”.
“I am deeply saddened to share the news of the sudden death of a Curtin Science and Engineering student overnight on campus in Bentley,” he said.
“My condolences and thoughts are with his family, friends, cohort and colleagues during this distressing time.”
If you or anyone you know needs help in dealing with issues related to self-harm or mental health, several support services are available, including the Suicide Call Back Service, Lifeline, Kids Helpline, and others, as mentioned in the story.
Suicide Call Back Service on 1300 659 467
Lifeline on 13 11 14
Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander crisis support line 13YARN on 13 92 76
MensLine Australia on 1300 789 978
Headspace on 1800 650 890
ReachOut at au.reachout.com
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