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21 Feb

Guided Ride: Quiet Streets to Quick Eats

Ride your bike, the quick and easy way, to a great selection of eateries. As part of Welcome Week 2024, this ride is offered to students and staff of the University of Sydney by the Sustainability Team, guided by Pedal Set Go with support from the City of Sydney.

21 Feb

Where is the Soul in Science?

Science today reminds us of our own agency in the building of new knowledge. But can it provide meaningful orientation in key aspects of human life? This panel discussion in collaboration with the ABC's Big Ideas will examine the interplay of science and religion.

22 Feb

Sustainability Trail Tour

Learn more about the University's Sustainability Strategy and find out how you get involved as a staff and student in 2024. 

Updates and services

Asbestos contaminated mulch

The NSW Environment Protection Authority has advised the University that a small amount of mulch purchased from a third party may be contaminated. The affected areas have been fenced off and will be tested as soon as possible. You can continue to move around campus as normal, but should avoid signposted areas.

Payroll error update: form for staff to complete

Samantha Liston, Chief Human Resources Officer, wrote to all continuing and fixed-term staff affected by the 14 December 2023 payroll error to ask them to nominate their preference in making additional tax withholding payments prior to the end of the financial year. 

Closures for Welcome Fest

Welcome Fest will be held by the USU between Wednesday 14 February and Friday 16 February. For further information on bump in, bump out and traffic changes, please see the Campus Updates page.

We acknowledge the tradition of custodianship and law of the Country on which the University of Sydney campuses stand. We pay our respects to those who have cared and continue to care for Country.

Read our Guidelines for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communication