COVID-19 notice: The SUPRA office is closed, but we can still help you.


SUPRA acknowledges the Gadigal people of the Eora Nation as the Traditional Custodians of this Country. We recognise their continuing connection to the land and waters. We pay our respects to Elders past and present. 

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We’ve created a new online HDR Hub for research candidates – full of resources, advice and information, all in one place. 

Last day to Discontinue not to count as fail (DC)

Friday 1 October 2021 is the last day to discontinue a unit of study without failing. Getting a DC grade will not affect your WAM or count as a fail on your transcript, and you should be eligible for a full refund.

SUPRA closed for staff concessional days

SUPRA will be closed with the rest of the University on Thursday 30 September and Friday 1 October, and for the public holiday on Monday 4 October. We will respond to all enquiries on Tuesday 5 October.

Last chance to nominate your supervisor!

Nominations for SUPRA’s 2021 Supervisor of the Year Awards close on Thursday 30 September! Don’t miss out!

Stay safe during lockdown

Resources and support are available if you need them

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Our Legal Service and Postgraduate Advocacy Service can help with almost any issue you face while studying at Usyd.

Students working for students

SUPRA is the independent representative association for postgraduate
students at the University of Sydney.

We represent the interests of all postgrads, giving you a voice within the
University and the wider community.

If you’re having trouble with your studies, the University, your landlord, or even the law, we have professional staff here to help.

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Academic honesty

Show Good Cause

Intellectual property

Renting and housing

Visas and migration

Avoiding plagiarism


Special consideration

Thesis editing

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The SUPRA office is closed – but you can still get help!

To help protect the health of our community during COVID-19 our Postgraduate Advocacy Service, Legal Service and council are working from home. We are working to full capacity and are providing timely and accurate information, advice and support.

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