Terms of use

In using the website you agree to the following terms of use:


The University strives to keep information stored on its websites up to date, but cannot guarantee the information provided is accurate or of good quality. The information is provided 'as is' with no express or implied warranty. Any mistakes in the information that are brought to our attention will be corrected as soon as possible.

Users should consult directly with the Office of Development and Alumni Relations to confirm the accuracy, completeness and currency of information found on the website, particularly before taking any step in reliance upon such information.

The University reserves the right to make changes to any material on its websites at any time, including but not limited to details relating to courses, admissions, fees and services.

Web links from this site to external, non-University websites should not be construed as implying any relationship with and/or endorsement of the external site or its content by the University of Western Australia, nor any commercial or other relationship with the owners of such site.


The University of Western Australia treats information collected through its websites as private. Information supplied by you will only be used for the administrative or educational purposes of the University, or in accordance with a specific consent given by you. The University will not make available to a third party any personal information supplied by you unless required or permitted by law. This may also occur where you have consented to the disclosure.

The University may distribute aggregated statistical information for statutory reporting purposes but only in a form that will not identify any person individually.


Like most websites, when accessing the University's websites, log files are generated by the web server that show the IP address of the visitor, date, time, and pages visited. The University reviews information in its website logs from time to time and the server logs are periodically deleted. Information in web logs are used to generate statistics about access to University sites.

Google and cookies

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ('Google'). Google Analytics uses 'cookies', which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyse how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage.

Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however, please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.


The University website may also employ Facebook Insights. Facebook Insights provides aggregated, non-personally identifiable information to Page owners and Platform developers. For more information on privacy on Facebook, please refer to the Facebook privacy page.


The University of Western Australia claims copyright ownership of all information stored on its websites, unless expressly stated otherwise.

Moral rights reside with the author, unless expressly stated otherwise. Please contact the author in the first instance if you wish to copy, use or link to a particular page or article.

Legal queries can be directed to the University Lawyer at the Legal Services Office, phone (+61 8) 6488 1965.


To make a complaint to or about the University of Western Australia refer to the University's complaint and grievance procedures.

All other website queries should be directed to the Office of Development and Alumni Relations.