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23 Aug

New starter welcome session

Colleagues who are new to the University are warmly invited to attend a welcome session for the opportunity hear from a senior leader about the University, ask questions about University life, and meet and network with other new staff.

25 Aug

Wear it Purple Day panel event

Co-Chair of The University of Sydney's Pride Network Daniele Gianotti will facilitate the discussion exploring what visibility and inclusion looks like. 

27 Aug

Open Day

The University welcomes prosepctive students to explore the campus, join information sessions, and meet staff and current students.  

Updates and services

Telephone issue impacting some staff

There is currently an unexpected issue on our aged (Ericsson) Telephone PABX system that has resulted in some staff being unable to access their landline and/or voicemail. Staff with Cisco phones are not impacted. For assistance, affected staff can call the Shared Service Centre on +61 2 9351 2000.

Discussion about casual staff entitlements

The University and staff unions had a constructive discussion about casual staff entitlements, including sick leave for casual staff, and how to reduce the University’s reliance on casual sessional staff to meet our teaching load. 

Food Hub re-opening

The Food Hub will start operating again on 16 August. It will be open every Tuesday and Thursday from 10am-2pm, with staff encouraged to donate any pantry staples and contact USU Operations with any questions.

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