Terms and Conditions



Student Membership is available to all active students of Deakin University.

Associate Membership eligibility is outlined in the DUSA Constitution.

On joining DUSA, the Member accepts and agrees to be bound by these Conditions of Membership. Members must also adhere to the DUSA Constitution, Regulations and Policies.

Payment of the membership fee will entitle the Member to membership of DUSA for 12 months from date of purchase.

The Member must renew their membership annually to gain the benefits of membership.

Membership is not transferable and membership fees are not refundable under any circumstance.

DUSA reserves the right to alter membership fees as required.

Membership, or specific rights or privileges, may be suspended or terminated by DUSA for violation of any rules or regulations of the organisation or for conduct deemed by the DUSA Board to be detrimental to the welfare, good order, safety or character of DUSA or its members in-line with DUSA rules, procedures, constitution or legal rulings.

Members are responsible for informing DUSA of any changes to their personal details.

By completing a Member application, joining via the DUSA Website, or by using Deakin Card the Member is authorising DUSA to contact them on any matters deemed of relevance (by DUSA). The contact may be by email, phone, post or SMS. DUSA, where possible, will give the Member the opportunity to opt-out of any organisational newsletters.

DUSA is not responsible for the loss of personal items or damage to personal property either on DUSA premises or whilst attending an event or participating in any DUSA associated activity.

Privacy Information Statement

In handling your personal information, DUSA is committed to complying with the Commonwealth Privacy Act 1988, the Australian Privacy Principles (APPs) and the Victorian Information Privacy Act 2000.

We collect personal information from you when you apply for membership. This information enables us to provide benefits to you as a member of DUSA including information about special offers, discounts and competitions.

In line with new technology, we are continually improving the security of the information we collect.

We do not generally collect information that is 'sensitive personal information' as defined by the Privacy Act 1988. However, we may on occasion collect information relating to your health. Such information will only be collected from you and will only be used for the purpose for which it was collected.

By joining DUSA or otherwise providing us directly, or through others, with personal information, you agree with the terms of this Privacy Statement.

View the full  DUSA Privacy Policy


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