2016 SSAF funded projects and support services


SSAF category

Project/ Service

Ongoing Services

New & Enhanced

Total category spend

Student Representative Council/Student Campus Council Support

Student Representative Council/Student Campus Council Support




(1)   Providing Food Or drink to students on a campus of the higher education provider

UWSconnect subsidy (including but not limited to food and beverage, health awareness programs, campus life activities and events and non-structured recreational and sporting activities*




Free Breakfast (Including Lithgow)



(2)   Supporting a sporting or other recreational activity by students

Student events - campus based activities such as Diversity Week, free entertainment, BBQs and social events for Student Representation and Participation *




Representative Sport



Representative Sport (Badanami)



Out and About Tours and Activities



Refurbishment of multifaith, clubs and student representation space (Parramatta campus)



Provision of outdoor furniture - River Café (Parramatta campus)



Development of Student Social Space (Kingswood campus)



Upgrade of Swamp Bar Café (Kingswood campus)



Refurbishment of clubs, student representation, campus life space (including Queer and Women's Room) (Kingswood campus)



Provision of Women's Rooms, Queer Spaces



Student Plaza upgrade (Kingswood campus)



(3)   Supporting the administration of a club most of whose members are students

Clubs and Society funding




Clubs Management




(4)   Caring for Children of Students

Occasional child care




(5)   Providing Legal Service to students

Provision of student legal service




Redfern legal



(6)   Promoting Health or welfare of students





Mental Health and Wellbeing Promotions



Provision of student lockers (Parramatta City Campus)



Respect.Now.Always program delivery



Online resource development for students



(7)   Helping student secure accommodation


(8)   Helping students obtain employment or advice on careers

Lead,Engage,Aspire,Develop (LEAD) program




Online Careers Services and Resources



Provision of careers service



(9)   Helping Students with their financial affairs

Post Graduate & International student financial assistance




UWSCollege students financial assistance



(10) Helping students obtain insurance against personal accidents

Group travel insurance*




(11) Supporting debating by students



(12) Providing libraries and reading rooms(other than those provided for academic purposes)for students

Safe access to study and reading areas




Student social study area/learning commons (Parramatta City campus)



(13) Supporting an artistic activity by students



(14) Supporting the production and dissemination to students of media whose content is provided by students

Production of CrUWSible student newspaper*

$ 40,000



(15) Helping students develop skills for study, by means other than undertaking programs of study in which they are enrolled

MESH Library Roving




Study Coach






Library Study Smart



Inherent Requirements



YourTutor (University students)



YourTutor (College)



Student Conference Sponsership



(16) Advising on matters arising under the higher education provider’s rules


(17) Advocating student’s interests in matters arising under the higher education provider’s rules

Student Rights Advocates (position within Student Representation and Participation)*



Welfare Officers providing advocacy services*


(18) Giving students information to help them in their orientation

UWS-wide Orientation Program*




UWSCollege Orientation*



(19) Helping meet the specific needs of overseas students relating to their welfare, accommodation and employment

Social Engagement & Leadership Program (SELP)




International Student Experience



NSW Police International Cricket



International student support (network, cultural and recreational)



Total actual spend (ongoing services) plus new or enhanced services spend