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COVID-19 response

COVID-19 status

Current NSW restrictions. For details of current restrictions please visit NSW Health

COVID safe campus plan. UOW has a COVID safe campus transition plan in place for students, staff and our communities. 

Stay up to date. For the latest NSW Government updates, visit the NSW Health website 

Visiting campus safely

Safety our top priority. The safety of our students, staff and communities remains our highest priority. UOW will continue to follow NSW Health advice. 

Before attending any campus for work or study, please familiarise yourself with the UOW COVID-safe campus transition plan which includes information about vaccination requirements and mask-wearing. 

Campus retail, sports and recreation facilities. Pulse, UniActive, UniShop, UniBar and eateries operate according to requirements. For more general information visit NSW Health.

Course delivery

In 2023, teaching and learning will be delivered in a variety of modes, including face-to-face on campus. Teaching will be delivered according to principles outlined in UOW's COVID safe campus transition plan.

Care & support

  • Please continue to check in with family, friends and colleagues during this time.
  • Check out the four steps outlined by RUOK?
  • Students are encouraged to seek assistance through UOW’s Support Services as needed.
  • For staff and their family members, support is available 24/7 via LifeWorks by calling 1300 361 008.  

Current as of 10 March 2023.


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