Status and Details

Status and Details

This page contains information about the status, approval and implementation of this document, contact details for the relevant Unit Head and document author and, on the right, a brief summary of changes between this and the previous version.

Admissions Policy

Status Current
Effective Date 7th September 2016
Review Date 7th May 2021
Approval Authority Academic Senate
Approval Date 10th August 2016
Expiry Date Not Applicable
Unit Head Cassandra Webeck
University Secretary and Director, Governance and Corporate Affairs
+61 2 6338 4258
Author Nicholas Drengenberg
Deputy Director Governance and Academic Secretary
+61 2 63384831
Enquiries Contact Governance Services

Summary of Changes from Previous Version

April 2019 – Administrative amendments were made in accordance with Schedule 1, delegation GOV 10B. References to the following Misconduct document has been replaced with the Student Misconduct Rule 2018 that came into effect on 4 March 2019 and as of that date superseded and revoked any previous rules, policies or procedures of the University relating to student misconduct:

- Misconduct – Student Academic Misconduct Policy (expired 3 March 2019, subject to clause 139 of the Student Misconduct Rule 2018)


November 2018 - all references to the 'Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)' position and division updated to 'Provost and Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic)', to align with current structure.

May 2017 – Reference(s) in this document to ‘distance education’ have been updated to ‘online learning’ to align with current terminology, as approved by the Vice-Chancellor.

Amendment to clause 88 to allow Executive Deans to refuse deferral in some courses, approved by Academic Senate on 11 May 2016 (AS 16/78).

Clauses Amended

Policy: 88