University of Newcastle

Basic information

Address   University of Newcastle
Callaghan NSW 2308
Campus/es location/s Newcastle
Central Coast
Port Macquarie
Orange
Sydney
Tamworth
Armidale
Taree
Moree
Singapore
University web links https://www.newcastle.edu.au
https://www.facebook.com/TheUniversityofNewcastleAustralia
https://twitter.com/uni_newcastle
University contact number +61 2 4921 5000
Society web links  https://www.facebook.com/groups/154862327999807/
http://uonservices.org.au/support-services/clubs-societies/social-clubs/queer-collective
About the University The University of Newcastle (UoN, informally known as Newcastle University) is an Australian public university established in 1965. The University’s primary campus is located at Callaghan, a suburb of Newcastle, New South Wales. The University also operates from campuses at Ourimbah, Port Macquarie, Singapore and the central business districts of Newcastle and Sydney. The University has 23,301 Undergraduate students and 8,102 Postgraduate students.

 

 Assessment against criteria

 Criterion 1
 Is there a policy that protects LGBTI students from discrimination and harassment? 
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 2
 Do all staff receive mandatory training on the policy to protect LGBTI staff and students from discrimination and harassment and to ensure that the policy is enforced?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 3
 Is monitoring conducted and data collected around sexual orientation and/ or gender identity and intersex status? 
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 4
 Are welfare and support services, information and resources offered for LGBTI students?
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 Criterion 5
Is there a society for LGBTI students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 6
Are events held specifically for LGBTI students?
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 Criterion 7
Is consultation done with LGBTI students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 8
Is there an ally network for LGBTI staff and students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 9
 Is career advice provided specifically to LGBTI students?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 10
 Is the university a member of Pride in Diversity? 
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 Criterion 11
 Is there engagement with wider LGBTI communities or with external organisations on LGB, trans and intersex issues?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 12
 Are the health needs of LGBTI students supported? 
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 Criterion 13
 Provides access to sports facilities for trans and intersex students
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 Criterion 14
 Provides support for transitioning students? 
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 Criterion 15
 Supports students who identify as non-binary?
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