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Student Central is your primary administration contact point for help with your enrolment, official documentation, fees, accommodation, exchange, scholarships and more. 

Contact us on 1300 275 869 or askuow@uow.edu.au

Resources and Support

The Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health offers internship subjects at 200-level, that provide research experience opportunities for strong students to develop and hone their practical and research skills. Through an internship subject, students with an interest in research have an opportunity to gain experience “at the bench” or “in the field” as part of their research training. For further information including pre-requisites please refer to the Information and Assessment form below.

Faculty Prizes and Awards

2022 Faculty prize night

Each year the Faculty of Science, Medicine and Health holds an annual awards and prize night in recognition and celebration of our highest achieving students.

The 2022 Awards and Prize Night was held on Wednesday 24 August 2022 at 5.30pm – 8.00pm in the University Hall. All prize and awards recipients and their families were invited to attend.

A special afternoon tea was also held on Wednesday 24 August 2022 at 1.00pm – 3.00pm in the University Hall Foyer for students who appear on the Dean's Merit List.

2022 SMAH Faculty Awards and Prize Night Booklet (PDF: 1212KB)

Photo's from the 2022 Faculty Awards and Prize Night

Photo's can be found on our Current Student Events Flickr page


The SMAH Faculty Prize Night celebrates the achievements of students in the School of Nursing, School of Medical, School of Earth, Atmospheric and Life Sciences and School of Chemistry and Molecular Bioscience.

Science, Medicine and Health Prize Night Photo Gallery 2019

The Allan Sefton Memorial Lecture and Prize is an annual event in honour of the late Allan Sefton, who was well known in the Illawarra for his work as a naturalist and conservator of the local environment. In recognition of his contributions to environmental science in the Illawarra region, the Allan Sefton fund is used to award a prize to the best student graduating in the Bachelor of Environmental Science Honours Program at the University. The prize was first presented in 1993.

The Bert Halpern Lecture and Student Prize Night is an annual event presented by a distinguished scientist on a subject in Chemistry or Biochemistry. It honours the memory of Bert Halpern, the Foundation Professor of Chemistry at the University of Wollongong from 1970-1980. In recognition of his contributions to science, he was elected a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science in 1978.

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