Education

The Education portfolio provides the University with quality assurance, both at undergraduate and graduate levels, and co-ordinates University policy in relation to teaching and learning and postgraduate research training and support.

The portfolio oversees eLearning, the Institute for Teaching and Learning, the Mathematics Learning Centre, the Centre for English Teaching, and undergraduate prizes and scholarships. The portfolio responsibilities include student administration, admissions, social inclusion, indigenous education, welfare, discipline and activities, careers and placements and graduate students.

The portfolio also encompasses the management of the Secretariat and Student Affairs.

Administration Unit

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Graduate Studies Office and Academic Affairs

Serves as a focus for all postgraduate research and coursework activities across the University.

Graduate Studies Office

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Level 4
The Quadrangle (A14)
Camperdown Campus
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International Student Office

International Student Office

The International Student Office is dedicated to assisting International Students in their application to study at the University, and in their time while they are students at the University.

International Student Office website

Contact the International Student Office

Level 4
Jane Foss Russell Building (G02)

City Road

Darlington Campus 
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Learning & Teaching

Centre for English Teaching

CET offers high quality English language programs and provides a superior level of teaching and support.

Centre for English Teaching website

Contact the Centre for English Teaching

Level 5
Wentworth Building (G01)
Cnr of City Road and Butlin Avenue
Darlington Campus
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Institute for Teaching and Learning
(ITL)

Works with the University community to enhance research and help assure the quality of teaching and student learning. ITL runs professional development programs for university teachers, supports faculty-based teaching and learning development, and collaborates on strategic initiatives

Institute for Teaching and Learning website

Contact the Institute for Teaching and Learning

Carslaw Building (F07)
Eastern Avenue
Camperdown Campus
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Learning Centre

Helps undergraduate and postgraduate students develop the generic learning and communication skills that are necessary for university study and beyond.

Learning Centre website

Contact the Learning Centre

Education Building (A35)
Manning Road
Camperdown Campus
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Ground Floor
Building A
Cumberland Campus
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Mathematics Learning Centre

Offers bridging courses and assists eligible undergraduate students to develop the mathematical knowledge, skills and confidence needed to study mathematics or statistics at university.

Mathematics Learning Centre

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Carslaw Building (F07)
Eastern Avenue
Camperdown Campus
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Sydney eLearning

Sydney eLearning works with the University community to develop integrated learning space and eLearning systems appropriately into the student learning experience.

Sydney eLearning website
 
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Level 3
Services Building (G12)
22 Codrington Street
Darlington
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Student Affairs Unit

Administers the University's student appeals process and provides information and advice to faculties and students about student academic misconduct, plagiarism and the stages of academic progression within the Staying on Track program.

Student Affairs Unit website

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Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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University Secretariat

Provides professional secretariat support for the University's major governance committees, the Senate and Academic Board.

University Secretariat website

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Level 4
The Quadrangle (A14)
Camperdown Campus
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Social Inclusion

Compass Program

A partnership between the University of Sydney, the NSW Department of Education and Training and selected secondary and primary schools in Sydney that aims to encourage primary and secondary school children to participate in higher education.

Compass website

Social inclusion website

Contact the Social Inclusion Unit

Baxters Lodge (F02)
Camperdown Campus
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Student Lifecycle Management

Student Lifecycle Management includes the Student Centre.

It is responsible for contributing to a positive student experience by ensuring that administrative services are delivered in a convenient, accessible, simple and efficient manner. It succeeds in this role by ensuring that:

  • information systems underpinning services meet user requirements
  • resources are appropriately allocated
  • policy and procedures are well understood
  • monitoring quality of services drives ongoing improvement.

Find out more about Student Lifecycle Management

Level 7
Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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 Student Centre

The Student Centre is responsible for centrally provided student administration services for the University of Sydney, including admissions, enrolments, HECS and domestic fees, class timetables, examinations, results and graduations. The Centre also issues official academic documentation including academic transcripts, letters and proof of enrolment.

Student Centre website

Contact the Student Centre

Level 3
Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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Student Recruitment Unit

The Student Recruitment Unit (SRU) plays a critical role in developing, coordinating and implementing the university wide student recruitment strategies. The unit is comprised of three teams that are responsible for:

  • domestic undergraduate student recruitment
  • domestic postgraduate student recruitment
  • acting as the first point of contact for future students and handling all general enquiries about studying at the University

Phone: 1800 SYD UNI (1800 793 864)

Sydney Student general enquiry form

Future Students website

Level 2
Services Building (G12)
Darlington Campus
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Student Support Services

Student Accommodation Service

Offers a wide range of accommodation options and helps students to find accommodation.

Accommodation Service website

Contact the Accommodation Service

Level 5
Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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Careers Centre

Assists current and recently graduated students to build employability skills, plan careers and look for work. The Careers Centre also helps employers connect with students through careers fairs, information sessions and job advertisements.

Careers Centre website

Level 5
Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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Child Care Information Office

Provides information about the child care centres on or near the Camperdown, Darlington and Cumberland campuses and other relevant government agencies.

Child Care Information Office website

Contact the Child Care Information Office

Level 5
Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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Counselling and Psychological Services (CAPS)

Provides short-term, problem-focused counselling for all students to promote psychological wellbeing and help develop effective and realistic coping strategies.

Counselling Service website

Contact the Counselling Service

Level 5
Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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Disability Services

Provides a point of contact and support for current and prospective students with disabilities.

Disability Services website

Contact Disability Services

Level 5
Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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Ground Floor
Building A
Cumberland Campus
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Financial Assistance Service

Provides short-term assistance to enrolled students who experience financial difficulties.

Financial Assistance Service website

Contact the Financial Assistance Service

Level 5
Jane Foss Russell Bldg (G02)
City Road
Darlington Campus 
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International House

International House is a University owned and operated residential college.

International House website

Contact International House

International House
The University of Sydney
96 City Road
Chippendale
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Multifaith Chaplaincy Centre

Provide spiritual support and pastoral care to students and staff on campus.

Multifaith Chaplaincy Centre website

Contact a chaplain

Grose Farm Lane (D11)
(between University Ovals 1 & 2 off Western Avenue)
Camperdown Campus
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Scholarships

A range of undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships and prizes are offered by the University and individual faculties.

Scholarships Office website

Postgraduate research scholarships

Contact Scholarships

Jane Foss Russell Building (G02)

City Road

Darlington Campus 
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