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Student responsibilities

It is a condition of enrolment that you understand your responsibilities and observe the Code of Conduct for Students.


As a student, it is your responsibility to:

  • act in accordance with the values and principles of the University of Sydney Code of Conduct for Students
  • read and understand your Conditions of Enrolment
  • make sure your enrolment is correct at all times
  • know all important dates regarding changes to your enrolment
  • pay all student contributions or fees by the date due
  • read and understand the University Privacy Statement
  • check your University student email account regularly, read all University correspondence, and respond promptly where required
  • keep your address and phone details up to date in Sydney Student
  • know the rules of your course, outlined in your faculty handbook.

Expected academic behaviour is explained on the academic integrity page. You can also find information about academic dishonesty and plagiarism and student misconduct.

International students

As an international student with an Australian student visa, you have additional responsibilities. You need to make sure that you comply with your visa conditions at all times.

Student Centre

Level 3, Jane Foss Russell Building, Darlington Campus
Opening Hours: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday
Last updated: 30 June 2017


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