COVID-19 latest information for students and staff

Updated 29 June 2020

Key developments

  • Library access
    On 13 July 2020, the University‚Äôs libraries will reopen under appropriate social distancing measures. Access will be by staff or student card only. Until then, library services will be delivered online.
  • All teaching is currently online. Session 2 commencing students please visit the Orientation website.
  • Our University remains open. Dedicated spaces have been identified for staff and students; some buildings are temporarily closed to conserve energy and water. See details and maps.
  • International Student Emergency Relief Fund
    The Australian Red Cross has funding to support students who are not Australian citizens or permanent residents that have an urgent need as a result of the COVID-19. More details.
  • Vice Chancellor's address to staff 1 June, 2020 (login).

The COVID-19 situation is dynamic and fast moving and this page will be regularly updated to reflect University decisions made by our COVID-19 Incident Group. Our decision making is being guided by the fundamental principle that the health and safety of our staff and students is paramount.

We will continue to apply an abundance of caution as we actively review our practices in order to ensure that we are able to continue to operate throughout this situation.

If you need to contact the University because your situation is affected by COVID-19, please use this dedicated