The University maintains a personal accident policy for all undergraduate and postgraduate students.
The policy provides cover while you are engaged in campus/course/University-related activities and/or practical placement or community placement activities. It covers necessary domestic direct travel to and from these activities.
An activity is covered where:
In summary the policy covers:
If you are attending work experience, or are a postgraduate student who is collaborating with external organisations on University research or work experience, you may need to provide a letter to the organisation to confirm your cover.
If you need a letter, or single Certificate of Currency, you can download a Certificate of currency (pdf, 85KB).
This policy provides cover for personal accident and sickness, primarily in Australia, for full and part time students of the University and non student members, volunteers and staff of Sydney University Sport. It covers you while on campus and/or engaged in University, course and sport related activities and/or practical placement or community placement activities. It also covers travel to and from these activities.
For claims less than the excess amount, students should contact their relevant faculty, school or department to assess the claims.
The Sydney Law School can provide a letter to the organisation where you are completing an unpaid internship or placement, to provide permission to participate and confirm your coverage under the University’s insurance policies.
To request a letter, visit Canvas and complete the online student internship letter request form.
For any queries contact firstname.lastname@example.org.