Equity and inclusion

Embracing diversity

At Federation University, our diversity is our strength.

Respect Now Always

We all have the right to be safe, respected and supported.

Pride

We know that students and staff flourish when everyone in our community is valued and recognised.

Federation University is committed to providing equal opportunity and freedom from discrimination and harassment for all members of the Federation community, and to creating an environment which reflects and values the social and cultural diversity within Federation community and the communities it serves.

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the lands and waters where our campuses, centres and field stations are located and we pay our respects to Elders past and present, and extend our respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and First Nations Peoples.

The Aboriginal Traditional Custodians of the lands and waters where our campuses, centres and field stations are located include:

  • Wimmera: Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadawadjali, Wergaia, Jupagulk
  • Ballarat: Wadawurrung
  • Berwick: Boon Wurrung
  • Gippsland: Gunai Kurnai
  • Nanya Station: Mutthi Mutthi and Barkindji
  • Brisbane: Turrbal and Jagera

Contact us

Elizabeth Spark | Manager, Student Equity and Inclusion | equity@federation.edu.au | 03 5327 6461

Baden Cutts | Respectful Communities Coordinator | equity@federation.edu.au | 03 5327  6461

Jade McIlfatrick | Equity and Inclusion Officer | j.mcilfatrick@federation.edu.au | 03 5327 9795

Further contacts