The Senate oversees all major decisions concerning the conduct of the University.
The University of Sydney Senate is responsible for staff appointments and welfare, student welfare and discipline, financial matters and the physical and academic development of the University. It also awards all degrees and diplomas and is responsible to the Parliament of NSW.
The Senate's primary responsibilities are:
The statutory powers and responsibilities of Senate are defined by section 16 of the University of Sydney Act 1989 (NSW).
|Agenda items due||Meeting date||Meeting time|
|Friday 6 March 2020||Friday 20 March 2020||All day|
|Friday 6 March 2020||Saturday 21 March 2020 (Retreat)||All day|
|Wednesday 6 May 2020||Wednesday 20 May 2020||1pm|
|Friday 19 June 2020||Friday 3 July 2020||1pm|
|Friday 31 July 2020||Friday 14 August 2020||All day|
|Wednesday 16 September 2020||Wednesday 30 September 2020||1pm|
|Wednesday 21 October 2020||Wednesday 4 November 2020||1pm|
|Monday 23 November 2020||Monday 7 December 2020||1pm|