Equity & Diversity

Parents' Room

UNSW Canberra is an accredited Breastfeeding Friendly workplace.

A Parents’ Room is available in the Academy Library for the use of all students and staff. Equipped with a comfortable chair, refrigerator, blinds and toys, hand washing facilities and breastpump storage area.

The room is located on the top floor of the Library and available during the Library opening hours. Baby Change Facilities are also located on the top floor of the Library (in the Accessible toilet).

Contact the Equity & Diversity Office anytime for advice and support or to provide feedback on the parents' room.

Further information: UNSW HR - Breastfeeding at work

Prayer Room

A Multifaith prayer room is available on campus in Building 21, Lower Floor, Room 101


The Equity & Diversity Office is available to advise and support staff with disability or ongoing health conditions. Including the implementation of workplace adjustments.

Staff members with disability, experiencing injury or illness, diagnosed with a medical or mental health condition or who are the primary carer of someone with a disability and/or continuing health condition are encouraged to contact the Manager, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion for advice and support. All information is treated confidentially.

Further information: UNSW HR - Disability@UNSW

Support for Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender, Intersex, Queer (LGBTIQ) students and staff

The ALLY@UNSW Network aims to ensure UNSW is a safe, welcoming place for all students and staff who identify as LGBTIQ.

Our ALLIES will be happy to hear from you. ALLIES can be recognised by the rainbow ALLY@UNSW logo on the badge they are wearing, or by an ALLY certificate/sticker on their office door.

More information on becoming or contacting an ALLY can be found at UNSW Student - ALLY@UNSW