COVID-19 update

Last updated 9.31am, 5 January 2023

Please DO NOT COME TO CAMPUS if you have any COVID-19 symptoms, including a fever, chills or sweats, cough, sore throat, shortness of breath, runny nose, or loss or change in sense of taste or smell – however mild, even if you have a negative rapid antigen test result.

Find out what to do if you have symptoms, or if you or someone you know tests positive for COVID-19.
Testing and notification information

If you are a close contact, you are encouraged to explore studying or working from home, if you can, for 7 days. Further guidance is available on our testing and notification page.

Latest updates

  • People arriving in Australia from China, including Hong Kong and Macau, are being asked to show evidence of a negative pre‑departure test for COVID-19. More information
  • You are welcome to wear a face mask anywhere on campus for personal and community safety.
  • Students and staff can purchase discounted RATs and P2 masks on campus, with limited access to free RATs and P2 masks for students meeting these support criteria.
  • Please check our list of confirmed cases of COVID‑19 on campus and associated advice before coming to campus.
  • The University continues to strongly encourage individuals to remain up to date with their vaccinations but does not require evidence of vaccination in order to access campus. There are some circumstances under government legislation and in some host workplaces where vaccination is required.
  • From Semester 1, 2023, most subjects will be taught on campus only, with flexible options limited to select graduate programs and individual subjects. Provision will be made for students outside Australia who only have a small number of subjects to go (less than 50 points) to complete their degrees. Find out more

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