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How to enrol

Once you’re ready, enrol online by logging in to Sydney Student. Go to ‘My studies’ then ‘Enrolment’ and you’re set to go.

There are several sections to complete as part of your enrolment. You can log out and return later if you need to.

Your enrolment comes with certain conditions so it’s important to understand them.

You should also familiarise yourself with our privacy policy regarding the personal information you supply during enrolment.

You’ll be asked to:

  • review your personal details including name and date of birth. You can update these details if you need to, but you may need to upload supporting documents to do this. 
  • confirm your residency and citizenship status. If these details are incorrect you will need to update them and provide supporting documents. In some situations, you may not be able to complete enrolment until we have verified these changes.

Once you've completed this section, you won't be able to go back and make further changes. If you need to update this information you can do this after you've completed your enrolment.  

You'll be asked to:

  • confirm your contact details. This includes a permanent address where you live outside each semester, and a residential address where you'll be living while you study.
  • provide at least one emergency contact.

You'll also be asked some demographic questions required by the Australian Government Department of Education and Training.

Depending on your course, you may need to select your program, major(s), minor or specialisation. 

You'll be able to browse and select from the options available to you. 

Not all students will see this step on the enrolment task.

In this section, you will select your units of study for the year. You need to select units that meet the requirements of your course. Get help navigating through this part of your enrolment.

Not all students will see this step of the enrolment task. In some situations, we will enrol you in your required units of study, for example if you're a cross-institutional, non-award, or study abroad/exchange student for example.

Some units of study may require you to apply for departmental permission (approval by your faculty or school) before you can enrol in them. If you select one of these units, you will complete this application before you can continue your enrolment. You'll need to nominate an alternative unit to enrol in, in case your application is not approved.

If a unit requires special permission, you'll need to complete your enrolment first and then apply.

Once you have submitted and confirmed your unit of study selections, you won't be able to go back and make further changes. If you would like to change your units of study, you can do this once you've completed your enrolment.

Here you’ll be shown a summary of your fees.

You will also be given information about your Student Services and Amentities Fee (if applicable). 

If you’re a domestic student eligible for HELP you'll then be asked to fill out the necessary Australian Government HELP forms.

You will need to:

  • confirm your expected completion date
  • review the information on travel concessions.

You will then be asked to review and confirm your enrolment information.

Once you have completed your enrolment, if you're a new student you will be asked to upload a photo for your student card.

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Opening hours: 9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday.

Extended in-person opening hours first two weeks of semester and during exams.

Last updated: 04 April 2018

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