Clubs and Societies

The Archives holds the records for selected affiliated clubs & societies. Researchers must obtain written permission for access to records where necessary.

Please note that we do not hold the records for the following:

Sydney University Sports
University of Sydney Union


A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

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S100 Advisory Committee on University Life
Date range: 1924-1928

S52 Agricultural Society
Date range: 1914-1970
List available

S16 Ancient History Society

S28 Anglican Society
Date range: 1953-1965
List available

S90 Anthropology Society

S58 Archaeological Society

S101 Architectural Society
Date range: 1922-1943

S98 Art Club
Date range: 1928-1936

S37 Arts Association

S11 Arts Society

S67 Association for the Journal of Religious History
Access: Written permission required to view the records

S55 Association for the Protection of Native Races
Date range: 1910-1968
Guide available

S66 Association of Women Employees of the University of Sydney (AWEUS)
Date range: 1980 - 1986
Access: Open

S14 Australian Federation of University Women (AFUW)
Date range: 1892-1971
List available
Access: Permission must be sought from AFUW to view the records

B

S25 Biological Society (formerly the Botanical Society)
Date range: 1922-1967
List available

S34 Book and Comforts Club

S62 Book Club

S99 Botanical Society
Date range: 1922-1929

C

S69 Car Club
Date range: 1959-1978

S73 Celtic Society
Date range: 1980-1982
Access: Permission must be sought from the Society to view the records

S112 Chancellor’s Committee
Date range: 1977-1995
List available

S51 Chemical Society

S97 Chess Club
Date range: 1926-1945

S91 Child Care Committee

S20 Christian Union/Student Christian Movement
Date range: 1919-1960s
List available

S60 Circolo Universitario Italiano

S33 Classical Society

S40 Communist Club

S43 Conservation Society

S64 Conservative Association

D

S79 Democratic Club (S.U)

S53 Dental Alumni Society
Date range: 1943-1973

S63 Dramatic Society (SUDS)
Date range: 1905-1980
List available

E

S38 Economics Graduates Association

S15 Economics Society
Date range: 1923-1971
List available

S24 Employees Pension Committee

S7 Engineering Club and Engineering Society
Date range: 1895-1960
List available

S47 Engineering Undergraduates’ Association

S27 Evangelical Union
Date range: 1930-1968
List available
Access: Written permission required to view the records

S22 Evening Students’ Association
Date range: 1913-1956

F

S61 Film Group
Date range: 1947-1962
List available

S95 Freethought Society
Date range: 1932-1936

G

S82 Geographical Society (S.U)

S46 Geological Society

S83 Girl Guides Cadet Company (S.U)

S96 Glee Club
Date range: 1908-1916

S54 Graduates’ Association
Date range: 1935

S110 Guild Teachers College Lecturers’ Association
Date range: 1972-1975
Guide available

H

S89 Health and Research Employees Association of Australia
Date range: 1936-1951

S117 Heretic Club
Date range: 1917-1982
List available

S87 History Club (S.U)

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S42 International Club

S74 International House Members' Association
Access: Refer to the Executive of the Association

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K

S56 Kabeiroi of the University of Sydney

L

S26 Law Society
Date range: 1904-1982
List available

S109 Law School Comforts Fund
Date range: 1940-1950
Guide available

S18 League of Nations
Date range: 1928-1939
List available

S81 Liberal Club (S.U)

S31 Lodge (Masonic)
Date range: 1924-1974
List available

M

S5 Medical Society
Date range: 1886-1984
List available
Access: Permission to be obtained from the Executive of the Society

S86 Medieval and Renaissance Group (S.U)

S59 Motor Cycle Club
Date range: 1969-1979
List available

S12 Musical Society
Date range: 1909-1969
List available

S12A Musical Society – Graduate Group
Date range: 1952-1972
List available

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S85 Newman Society (S.U)

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P

S72 Pharmaceutical Association

S21 Philosophical Society

S88 Political Science Association (S.U)

S105 Postgraduate Representative Association (SUPRA)
Date range: 1969-1992
Guide available
Access: Some series restrictions

S50 Pythagorean Society

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S35 Radio Club
Date range: 1924-1925
List available

S93 Rhodes Scholarship – NSW Selection Committee
Date range: 1904-1985
List available
Access: Material restricted without the express permission of Dr John Rowett, Rhodes House, Oxford. Contact the Honorary Secretary NSW Rhodes Scholarship Selection Committee

S84 Rover Crew (S.U)

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S78 Science Association (S.U) (see also S104: Science Society)
List available

S45 Science Fiction Association

S104 Science Society (see also S78: Science Association)
List available

S103 Scouts

S32 Settlement
Date range: 1906-1986
List available

S75 Seventh Day Adventist Students’ Society

S48 Society for Combating Venereal Disease

S2 Society for Experimental Biology for NSW

S111 Society to Welcome Pope John Paul II
Date range: 1985-1987

S9 Speleological Society

S8 Students’ Representative Council
Date range: 1929-1986
List available
Access: Written permission of donor must be sought before publication of material

S6 Sydney Association of University Teachers
Date range: 1930-1978
List available

S51 Sydney Chemical Society
Date range: 1929-1996
List available

S107 Sydney CAE Students Representative Council

S106 Sydney Teachers College Students Representative Council

S113 Sydney Teachers College Lecturer’s Association
Date range: 1929-1960

S115 Sydney University Employees Welfare Fund
Date range: 1930-1997

S105 Sydney University Postgraduate Association

S114 Sydney University Settlement Ladies Auxillary

T

S102 Thursday Lunch Club

S108 Teachers Guild of NSW
Date range: 1897-1990
Guide available
Access: Closed for 30 years from last action, except for Series 27 which is closed for 50 years.

U

S19 Undergraduates’ Association

S116 University of Sydney Club
Date range: 1959-2000
Access: Closed for 30 years

V

S17 Veterinary Society
Date range: 1912-1973
List available

W

S119 SU Woman Undergraduates Association
Date range: 1899-1911
List available

S118 SU Women's Boat Club
Date range: 1896-1912
List available

S77 Women Evening Students’ Association (S.U)
Date range: 1922-1940
List available

S39 Women’s Group

S94 Women’s Studies Conference Committee

S120 SU Women's War Auxillary
Date range: 1940-1945
List available

S92 World University Service of Australia (University of Sydney Local Committee)
Date range: 1958-1976

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