Western Sydney University

Basic information

Address  James Ruse Drive
Parramatta NSW 2150
Campus/es location/s Bankstown
Parramatta
Penrith
Campbelltown
University web links https://www.westernsydney.edu.au/
University contact number 1300 897 669
Society web links https://www.facebook.com/groups/qcuws/
About the University Western Sydney University was established in January 1989. However, the predecessors of the University date back as far as 1891 with the establishment of the Hawkesbury Agricultural College. UWS is a provider of undergraduate, postgraduate and higher research degrees and also includes a medical school.

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? 
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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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?
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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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? 
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 13
 Provides access to sports facilities for trans and intersex students? 
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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 Criterion 14
 Provides support for transitioning students?
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 Criterion 15
 Supports students who identify as non-binary? 
  Lesbian Gay Bisexual Trans Intersex
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