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Child care

The University offers resources and support to help you find childcare providers during semester and over the breaks.

Child Care Information

The University runs a USYD Student Parents and Carers Network. This network group can help you to develop friendships, share experiences and advice with other students who have children in their care. Join the Facebook group to share tips, experiences and learn about events for you and your family.

If you’re coming to the University from abroad and are bringing your family with you, before you leave home there are things you should plan and arrangements you need to make. Our guide to bringing your family to Australia (pdf, 498KB) provides information about child care and schooling in Australia, which may differ from your home country.

General information on the types of child care available in Australia is available at

Last updated: 22 November 2023

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