TRIMESTER 3: What’s Open and when over Christmas break; details

Published On November 22, 2013 | By ED | News

The following summary was developed by the Trimester Steering Committee in response to student feedback. Opening Hours over the Christmas break for support services are as follows:

IT SUPPORT 

IT support will be available in Dixson Library during normal Trimester 3 Library opening hours. During the official UNE closing period (Tuesday 24th December – Wednesday 1st January) there will be no IT Help through the Service Desk, however Service Now will be available online for students to log their issues and these will be attended to when staff are back on campus on the 2nd January 2014. Students can access Service Now by clicking on the Request IT Help logo on any of the IT Services webpages.  Online support is also available through the Request IT Help logo on any of the IT Services webpages.

There will be a minor outage for maintenance on the 16th November 2013.  This will not affect student email or Moodle.  A major outage is scheduled for 21st and 22nd December 2013 that may affect all services. Another maintenance outage is scheduled for 18th January 2014.

Points of Contact

  •  Telephone: During normal Trimester weeks telephone support is available on either 02 6773 5000 or toll-free 1800 763 040 at the following times:
  • Monday – Friday: 8.30 am – 9:00 pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 9.00 am – 5.00 pm

LIBRARY – Opening hours – Dixson Library

28 October – 20 December

  • Monday – Thursday: 8.30am – 9.00pm
  • Friday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 1.00pm – 5.00pm

21 & 22 December: Closed

23 & 24 December: 9.00am – 5.00pm

25 December – 1 January: Closed

2 & 3 January: 9.00am – 5.00pm

4 & 5 January: Closed

6-26 January:

  • Monday – Thursday: 8.30am – 9.00pm
  • Friday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 1.00pm – 5.00pm

27 January: 9.00am – 5.00pm

28 January – 14 February:

  • Monday – Thursday: 8.30am – 9.00pm
  • Friday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 1.00pm – 5.00pm

LIBRARY – Opening hours – Law Library

28 October – 22 December: 

  • Monday-Thurs: 8.30am – 6.00pm
  • Friday: 8.30am – 5.00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: Closed

23 & 24 December: 9.00am – 5.00pm

25 December – 1 January: Closed

2 January – 26 January:  Monday-Friday 9.00 – 5.00pm

27 January: Closed

28 January – 14 February: Monday – Friday 9.00-5.00pm

Any requests for off-campus loans/document delivery or requests for items from other (non-UNE) libraries made to the Libraries during the period 25 December to 1 January inclusive will begin to be processed when Library staff return to work on 2 January 2014.The Libraries will be closed from 5pm on Tuesday 24 December and will re-open on Thursday 2 January at 9am.

Points of contact

STUDENT CENTRAL

Students should contact Student Central for all enquiries related to their studies including admission and enrolment.  Student Central will be closed from Wednesday 25th December to Wednesday 1st January 2014 (inclusive). Student Central will be contactable again from January 2nd 2014.

Points of Contact

STUDY CENTRES

UNE’s Study Centres at Tamworth and Taree will be staffed as usual across Trimester 3, but will close between Saturday 21st December – Wednesday 1st January (inclusive). Both centres will be staffed again from Thursday 2nd January 2014.

During the official UNE closing period (Tuesday 24th December – Wednesday 1st January (inclusive)) there will be no IT Help available.

Students will be able to access the Taree Study Centre during the break using their after-hours student card, however students in Tamworth will not have access as there is no card access installed as yet.  All other Centres (Coonabarabran, Glen Innes, Gunnedah, Guyra, Inverell, Moree, Narrabri, Tenterfield) will continue to have access across the Trimester.

Points of Contact

PARRAMATTA CAMPUS

UNE’s FutureCampus will be open on Monday 23 December from 9.00am-5.00pm and on Tuesday 24 December from 9.00am-1.00pm.  FutureCampus will be closed from 1.00pm on Tuesday 24 December and will re-open at 9.00am on Thursday 2 January.

The following special events will take place at the Parramatta FutureCampus during Trimester 3:

Oorala Annual Lecture – Archibald Memorial Lecture Video link to Parramatta

Public Lecture and Book Signing with Adrian Deans

Ever wonder how one writes a novel? What kind of story can a lawyer tell? Join us for an evening and hear Adrian Deans on his experience as a lawyer and a writer.

Academic Skills Week

Academic Skills Week with Helen Patterson from the Academic Skills office. Bookings from 10am to 7pm on these days. See website for more detail on workshops and one on one sessions.

  • Dates: 12-13, 16,17,18 December (10am to 7pm)
  • Location: 211 Church Street, Parramatta
  • Bookings: Parramatta@une.edu.au or Phone 9633 2362

SportUNE

SportUNE will operate as business as usual throughout Trimester 3, with a full range of group fitness classes available, along with all other facilities and services on offer. See the website for timetables, activities and membership costs: http://sportune.com.au/

Normal operating times for SportUNE are:

  • Monday – Friday:  6am – 9pm
  • Weekends:  8am – 6pm

SportUNE will close for the Christmas and New Year period from 12 noon Tuesday, 24 December until 6am, Thursday 2 January.

Points of contact

SERVICES UNE

Services UNE will continue to provide food, bookshop, hairdressing and student support services during Trimester 3. There will be some modifications to opening times during this trimester – see below for a full list of the dates each service is closed.

In response to feedback received through the Trimester Review Campus Essentials will be open in the second week of the mid-trimester break, to provide light food, coffee and other standard shop services.

  •  Campus Essentials: Close Tuesday December 24, 2013 @ 4pm and reopen Thursday January 2, 2014 at 9:30am
  •  Second hand Bookshop: Close Friday December 20, 2013 @ 5pm and reopens Monday 6 January, 2014
  •  Sleek Hair: Friday December 20, 2013 @ 5pm and reopens Monday 13 January, 2014
  •  Booloominbah & The Stro: Closes Thursday December 19, 2013 @ 2:30pm and Reopens Monday 6 January, 2014
  •  Belgrave Cinema: Closed Christmas Day only
  •  Tune FM & Grind + Squeeze: Friday December 20, 2013 @ 5pm and reopens Monday 13 January, 2014
  •  Services UNE Student Support: Friday December 20, 2013 @ 5pm and reopens Monday 6 January, 2014
  •  Services UNE Administration: Friday December 20, 2013 @ 5pm and reopens Monday 6 January, 2014

 

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