Sydney

The Student Association of the University of Notre Dame Australia (SAUNDA) provides an avenue for social and personal development and fosters a sense of community. The Student Association aims to support the needs of students. It liases directly with student groups to ensure concerns are appropriately addressed.

The Student Association is the voice for Notre Dame students. Every student is automatically a member of the association and is entitled to its services and benefits. Its mission is to serve the best interests of the student body by interacting with the university administration, organising social events and providing support and assistance.

To find out more, please visit the SAUNDA website.

Clubs and Societies

  • General Practice Students Network (GPSN)

    This association aims to create a fun and encouraging environment for playing basketball, to connect students with a shared interest in sport and offering players a chance to represent the University at social competitions and University Games.

    Email: basketballunda@gmail.com
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UNDABasketball

  • Journalism and Film Association (JAFA)

    JAFA is Notre Dame’s official film and journalism society. We understand that a successful career in the film and media industry requires a versatile skill set, experience and an incredible amount of commitment. So being the bright-eyed, bushy-tailed, eager students that we are, we aim to cultivate skills required in the industry, captivate with innovative ideas and finally, create, create, create!

    Website: http://jafaunda.wixsite.com/jafaunda
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/jafa.unda

  • Medical Association of Notre Dame University Sydney (MANDUS)

    Mandus is the medical society of the University of Notre Dame Australia’s Sydney campus. We look after all the medical students -- ensuring that they excel academically and also have fun. We’re run by elected student officers who volunteer their time. Email us or visit our Facebook page.

    Website: http://mandus.org.au/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/mandusmedsoc/

  • Notre Dame Sydney Business Society (NDSBS)

    Established in 2016 Notre Dame Sydney Business Society (NDSBS) aims to bring the students of the School of Business closer together. It also provides members with the chance to network with other students and professionals in our field of study. The society provides fun events throughout the year and a warm welcome for new members.

    Website: https://ndsbs1.wixsite.com/ndsyd
    Facebook:
    https://www.facebook.com/ndsbsoc/

  • Notre Dame Sydney Law Society (NDSLS)

    The Notre Dame Sydney Law Society (NDSLS) was established in 2007 and to enrich the student experience through educational, vocational and social initiatives. As one of the youngest law students’ societies in Australia, the NDSLS has an immense scope for growth. The NDSLS helps both to foster and to capitalise on the unique ethos of Notre Dame by harnessing its open and friendly culture to reinforce the values of academic excellence, involvement in the law school, and development of the individual so that they can achieve their career potential.

    Website: http://www.ndsls.org/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NotreDameSydneyLawSociety/

  • Notre Dame Nursing Society

    We represent the whole nursing student body at the university’s Darlinghurst site.

    Email: jacques.pacifique@my.nd.edu.au
    Facebook: https://m.facebook.com/NURSOC/

  • Rural Health Organisation of the University of Notre Dame, Sydney (ROUNDS)

    ROUNDS is an emerging and enthusiastic Rural Health Club with ambitions to educate, inform and inspire its members on rural, remote and Indigenous health issues. Formed in 2008, the club is a student-run organisation for medical and nursing students interested in rural health issues.

    Website: https://rounds.nrhsn.org.au/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/dotheROUNDS/

  • Society of Philosophy and Theology (So PhaT)

    The Society of Philosophy and Theology was created to provide students with a lifestyle of study and enjoyment that assists in the understanding of the Core subjects of the University: Philosophy, Ethics & Theology. The society aims to foster Faith and Reason in the Catholic Tradition.

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/391726240841197/

  • Basketball Association

    This association aims to create a fun and encouraging environment for playing basketball, to connect students with a shared interest in sport and offering players a chance to represent the University at social competitions and University Games.

    Email: basketballunda@gmail.com
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/UNDABasketball

  • Notre Dame Sydney Debating Society

    This debating society offers training for debaters of all levels, social and competitive debates with teams from other universities, friendly social meetings and a chance to debate at the national Easters debating championships each year.

    Email: nddebating@gmail.com
    Facebook: www.facebook.com/NDSDEBSOC/

  • Students For Liberty, Notre Dame Sydney

    Students For Liberty Notre Dame Sydney seeks to promote the ideas of individual rights, private property and peace. Our vision is a freer future for all Australians. We seek to build a world where the rights of all people in all areas of their lives are respected.

    Website: https://undasfl.wordpress.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SFLNotreDameSydney/

  • UNDA Touch Football Club

    The UNDA Touch Football Club was founded in 2012 and has competed in Mens, Womens and Mixed categories and has won multiple trophies. The club, which was named Team of the Year at the Annual Sports Awards 2011, 2012, and 2013, is open to players of every skill level.

    Email: undatouch@gmail.com
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/UNDATOUCH/