Information, tools and services available to assist students with their studies and life on campus

Student resources

This are a number of services and resources available to assist students with their studies and life on campus.

Information for FEBE students

Your Program Convenor is here to help you if you've got an issue with a course or progressing through your program.

Your Program Advisor can help you ensure that you are following the requirements and structure of the degree program.

UON Program Advisors and Program Convenors:

Your Faculty Student Ombudsman can help with any issue, academic or personal, that may be affecting your studies.

If you're an international student, your school has a member of academic staff who can help you out. The International Student Mentors provide general support and to assist with matters related with your academic progress.

Architecture and Built Environment - Dr Michael Mak

Electrical Engineering and Computing - Prof Pablo Moscato

Engineering - Dr Olivier Buzzi

Each School has a Student Academic Conduct Officer who assists with issues relating to academic honesty and integrity.

Architecture and Built Environment:

Electrical Engineering and Computing - Dr Stephan Chalup

Engineering - Professor Erich Kisi

The Faculty librarian can advise on the best strategies for accessing information efficiently and effectively and can also provide advice on literature searches, research techniques and training in the use of online resources.

The academic performance of each student enrolled in a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) program or a Bachelor of Construction Management (Building) (Honours) program, offered by the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment, is measured by reference to a cumulative Weighted Average Mark (WAM).

The final cumulative WAM determines the level of Honours awarded to students, based upon successful completion of their award.

Please refer to the Bachelor Honours Policy for further detailed information.

Study abroad and exchange

There are many options available to students who would like to add a bit of international experience to their degree. To find out how you can spend a semester abroad or travel during your semester break at one of over 120 partner institutions, while getting credit for your degree, visit the study abroad website.

Global Engineering Education Exchange

Global E³ is an International partnership agreement that enables University of Newcastle's engineering students to venture abroad with a scholarship to a multitude of distinguished universities in Asia, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and the United States, while potentially earning academic credit towards their degree. Find out more.

General information

Student administration

For administrative questions about enrolment, credit, program structures and degree rules, pop into one of the Student Hubs and chat to one of the experts in your area.

Online tools

MyHub is the University's self-service portal that allows you to manage your personal details, accounts and payments and re-enrolment.

UoNline is our university's Virtual Learning Environment, providing access to teaching technologies, such as Blackboard, Turnitin, Echo360 and more. Each course is different, and your lecturers will use different features of Blackboard to present their course as effectively as possible

Need help?

If you need help while you're studying with us, save yourself some stress and contact one of our support services. Your issue doesn't have to directly relate to your studies, we want to make sure you're ok and have all the help you need.

If you need a hand and are not sure where to go, send us an email with your query or check out one of the many University-wide support services available for students.