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18 June 2020

How to set up your study space for online learning

With classes starting online in Semester 2, it’s a good time to make sure you have all the essentials for the perfect set-up. We’ve put together a few tips and suggestions to help you get comfortable, healthy and productive.
17 June 2020

How an intensive session can bolster your studies

With over 200 units of study available online between semesters, undertaking an intensive session is a great way to gain credits or to help you catch up on an important unit of your degree.
17 June 2020

The best things about studying online

From having more time to explore their interests and hobbies to engaging more effectively and connecting with classmates in new ways, our students share what they have loved most about studying online.
03 June 2020

What you need to know about end of semester exams

Based on generous student feedback from the mid-semester exams survey, the University has made some changes for end of semester exams.
27 May 2020

Studying while caring for a loved one

Dona Sirimanne, a fourth year Bachelor of Education/Arts student, shares how you can balance caring for a loved one while making time for your education.
27 May 2020

Stretching for success: prevent bad posture while you study

Are you feeling stiff and sore from hours spent studying at your desk? Sydney Uni alumna and physiotherapist Trish Pavely shares her easy steps to loosen your body, improve your posture and stay focused while you study.
20 May 2020

Dealing with mental health in a changing world

Youth mental health expert Samuel Hockey provides some basic tips and advice on how to look after your mental health during these times of crisis and uncertainty.
14 May 2020

How our University activities have adapted to the online world

It’s easier than ever to get involved in University life – you don’t even need to leave the house. With everyone studying remotely, our University and extra-curricular programs have transitioned online too.
13 May 2020

Study advice from our graduate medal winners

Each year the Alumni Awards and Graduate Medals recognise a few of our outstanding alumni and recent graduates, who have worked hard to get where they are today. We spoke to the 2020 winners about their advice for students.
29 April 2020

Tips to eat healthy at home on a student budget

Registered dietitians and PhD candidates Virginia Chan and Helen Yumeng Shi take us through their top tips for cooking healthy food at home, getting the best value for your groceries and making sure your food is safe and tasty.