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The UWA Student Guild urges all students to be well-informed about the national My Health Record rollout before deciding whether or not to opt out, saying that while there are benefits such as easier access to medical records by health professionals, it may put students’ sensitive and personal information in jeopardy. Guild President Megan Lee […]

Statement on the Australian Family Association event at UWA

The UWA Student Guild strongly believes that campus should be a safe and inclusive environment for everyone, especially marginalised and underrepresented groups such as the LGBTQI+ community. We firmly support our Trans students and stand against the decision to allow the Australian Family Association to host Dr Quentin Van Meter on campus, whose message stands […]

UWA Student Guild says latest budget leaves students behind

The UWA Student Guild has expressed disappointment in the Federal Budget’s impact on students and low-income earners. Guild President Megan Lee said, “This budget’s decrease in student payments and $12 million funding freeze to the sector over 2 years are even more attacks on students after the MYEFO announcements.” The budget details a $112 million […]

UWA Student Guild congratulates Kim Beazley on new role

  MEDIA RELEASE The UWA Student Guild congratulates former Guild President Kim Beazley, AC on his appointment as the 33rd Governor of Western Australia. Mr Beazley has long ties to the University of Western Australia. He led an active student life while studying a Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts, and was elected by […]


UWA Student Guild Media Release                                                                         Friday 22 December 2017 The University of Western Australia Student Guild has expressed deep disappointment in the Minister for Education Simon Birmingham’s proposal to strip the higher education sector of $41.2 billion. UWA Student Guild President Megan Lee said that the two year ‘freeze’ on funding to higher education […]


The UWA Student Guild has welcomed the appointment of the Honourable Robert French AC as the next Chancellor of The University of Western Australia. The University announced today that Dr French will succeed the current Chancellor, Dr Michael Chaney AO, when his 12-year term ends in December. “I am very excited about Dr French’s appointment […]

Guild’s Club Collaborative Zone Wins Again!

The UWA Student Guild’s Club Collaborative Zone (CCZ) has another gong to its name, taking home the Best Building or Refurbishment over $1 million at the Tertiary Access Group (TAG) Awards held in Canberra last week. The building is no stranger to accolades, having previously been awarded the 2016 WA Architecture Interior Award. The facility, […]

UWA Student Guild Condemns Anti-Semitic Flyers

On Wednesday 17th May 2017, paper slips were left on cars parked on the University Campus that contained content that denies the occurrence of the Holocaust and diminishing the horrific experiences of those who were persecuted throughout the Holocaust. The identity of the person or people who have been distributing these paper slips are unknown […]

Oak Tree confirms Guild and Convocation bond at UWA

The close working relationship between the Guild, the University and Convocation was demonstrated on Saturday when UWA’s Vice-Chancellor Professor Dawn Freshwater assisted the Guild President Nevin Jayawardena and the Warden of Convocation Adjunct Professor Warren Kerr AM to plant an oak tree during the annual Convocation Day celebrations. Participating in her first Convocation Day celebration […]

Media Statement: UWA Student Guild Welcomes New Vice-Chancellor

The UWA Student Guild is very pleased to welcome Professor Dawn Freshwater as our next Vice-Chancellor. The UWA Student Guild President Nevin Jayawardena said, “As Guild President I am very excited about Professor Freshwater’s appointment as UWA’s new Vice-Chancellor. Professor Freshwater brings extensive experience, a strong understanding of UWA, and an appreciation for student representation. […]


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✨🎊 2019 PROSH AWARDS 🎊✨ Thanks to your collective efforts, the UWA Student Guild is proud to announce that $42,000 has been raised for charity through this year's PROSH! This funding will ...
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