“The results of the student consultation and subsequent allocation of funds shows that as a University community we can come together to ensure a better student experience.”
Professor Derrick Armstrong, Deputy Vice-Chancellor Education
“We’re very pleased that almost all of the SSA fee funds have been distributed to the student organisations on campus, and we're happy to be working with the other student organisations and University in delivering student programs and services this year and beyond.”
USU president Sibella Matthews
“We are proud to say that these services will be continuing throughout 2012 under the SSAF. We’re also looking at expanding our casework and policy department and taking on exciting new projects."
SRC president Phoebe Drake
“The increased funding will enable expansion and improvements in our legal, advice and advocacy services, and outreach programs for students in need of support on satellite campuses."
SUPRA president Angelus Morningstar
“The funding is vital to each group and the collaborative process used to determine the various allocations was excellent. The funds will go towards keeping Sydney University at the very top in terms of the overall student experience."
Rob Smithies, executive director of SUSF
“As a result of the SSAF funding we'll continue to offer extensive membership discounts, significant subsidies for Eastern University Games participation, and continue to improve our services to enhance the student experience."
Vanessa Hill, president, Campus Rewards (CSG)
“We're delighted to receive 'Sydney Life' funding, which will support the mental health census initiative, and new roles in international student career development and the Disability Action Plan project.”
Jordi Austin, Director, Student Support Services