COVID-19 updates

COVID-19 updates

We understand many in the Monash community will be concerned about COVID-19 (novel coronavirus). We're committed to adapting our teaching and learning, campus experiences and operations to ensure the health and safety of our community. We will keep the Monash community informed as the situation continues to evolve.

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Exams and assessment:

  • Students could previously withdraw from a unit up until 12 June. This withdrawal meant that the unit was not recorded on a student’s transcript. Students will now be able to withdraw from the unit without academic penalty after they receive their results. In semester one 名门棋牌, fail grades will not be recorded on academic transcripts nor count towards the Grade Point Average (GPA) or Weighted Average Mark (WAM).
  • We are establishing an Academic Safety Net working group made up of students and staff to make recommendations to the Academic Board about grading matters for semester one 名门棋牌.
  • We are developing our own platform for remote exam supervision, to be managed by Monash staff.

Student compassionate and hardship package:

  • We recently announced a $15 million Student Compassionate and Hardship Package for students suffering financial hardship due to COVID-19.
  • Eligible students can apply and may be eligible for up to $7500 in payments:
    • An emergency payment of up to $500.
    • A payment of up to $7000 available to students who are experiencing critical financial hardship, for example, those who have lost their income and can no longer afford accommodation, living expenses, or other necessities to complete their studies.
    • A payment of up to $5000 available to students who have incurred reasonable costs in China名门棋牌, Iran or Australia associated with the original inbound bans on travel from these countries.
  • Further information on eligibility and access is available on our Financial assistance site.

Last updated 01 May 名门棋牌 10:28am

  • The Monash Chief Medical Officer is in constant communication with Australian medical authorities for the latest  and .
  • We continue to monitor the situation, including the advice of the  (WHO), US  and the Australian government’s Health Department, including states and territories.
  • Students directly affected by COVID-19 can contact us at +61 3 9902 6010 or via  of your medical professional and the Australian Health Department, including the required self-isolation period.
    • If you are a Monash staff member, you must also immediately notify your supervisor, and your supervisor will advise Access HR via email at hr@ or phone on +61 03 9902 0400.
    • If you are a Monash student, we also ask that you notify University Health 名门棋牌 on +61 03 9905 3175. The only details that we will collect will be your gender, age and confirmed result. This information will be kept confidential and secure and used for the purposes of helping us to facilitate appropriate assistance to University students, employees and visitors by considering our processes and resourcing improvements in response to future pandemic / epidemics of infectious diseases affecting our community.
    • You must be cleared by a Public Health Officer and determined to be no longer infectious before you can leave your 名门棋牌 isolation and re-enter the Monash or wider Australian community.
  • For updates on Monash College's response to COVID-19, please visit the .

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