NeW Space will provide a unique platform to develop innovative ideas using new and emerging technologies.

NeW Space

NeW Space is a $95 million landmark education precinct under development by the University of Newcastle in the heart of Newcastle's CBD.  NeW Space will harness the latest in technology and innovation in teaching and learning to deliver a world-class student experience by engaging students in new and exciting ways.

NeW Space will provide a unique platform for our staff to develop and test innovative ideas using new and emerging technologies. It will will be a resource for the whole University community, across different disciplinary and knowledge fields

This precinct will offer University-supported activities across all faculties including:

  • business and law programs
  • digital library services and information commons
  • collaborative learning and research spaces
  • work integrated learning
  • facilities for industry, professional and community engagement
  • social spaces.

Developed as a technology-rich and engaging demonstrator site, NeW Space will allow the University to create and pilot education models and pedagogy.

For more information on the building and its key features check out our feature brochure.

NeW Space is a $95 million landmark education precinct under development by the University of Newcastle in the heart of Newcastle's CBD. NeW Space is supported by Australian Government funding of $30 million through the Education Investment Fund Regional Priorities Round, NSW Government funding of $25 million, and $40 million invested by the University.