Benefits and services
Graduation is just the beginning
The UON alumni community reaches all corners of the globe, with over 140,000 dynamic and diverse achievers enjoying lifelong benefits. We are dedicated to producing world class graduates and ensuring that they keep their competitive edge throughout their careers. UON provides resources and services to all graduates, no matter when or where they first put on their graduation gown and cap.
Career and Education
University of Newcastle alumni are eligible to receive a 10% discount (up to a maximum of $500 per course) on short course enrolments with NEWCourse at the University of Newcastle Sydney campus. Courses are available across a broad range of subjects including; arts & humanities, business & management, career development, information technology, project management, psychology and more.
Whether you’re aiming to learn a new skill, gain insight or progress your professional goals the University of Newcastle Sydney campus makes it easy!
Keep learning with free eJournal and library access.
Keep learning and developing with free access to in-demand eJournals through the UON Library.
For many, having access to UON’s library resources is one of the greatest benefits of student life. But just because you’ve graduated, it doesn’t mean you have to say goodbye to the wealth of knowledge available through the library.
UON alumni can register for access to a variety of academic journals to help you stay on top of ongoing learning in your career.
For more information about registration visit the alumni borrowing page.
Advice at every stage of your career.
Career Hub has everything you need to get ahead and stay ahead - job listings, workshops, events, career counsellors - as well as a range of useful information resources.
Register with UON Career Hub to create your profile to access all available services.
Events and professional development
Stay connected with our global links and local networks.
Wherever you are in the world, you can find support through local alumni chapters, networks and regional contacts.
There's a dynamic annual program of activities that are perfect if you are looking to:
- Expand your professional and personal network
- Connect to what’s happening in your region
- Attend alumni-only events organised locally, interstate or internationally
- Meet people with shared interests
- Maintain a connection with your faculty or discipline
- Enjoy alumni-only offers
Find the UON alumni network near you.
View UON alumni events for all upcoming events.
Moving on doesn't mean losing track.
Keep your @uon.edu.au email address after you graduate. Now you can stay in touch with the latest news from your UON alumni community.
If you need help setting up or reconnecting your @uon.edu.au email, contact IT services:
firstname.lastname@example.org or call 02 4921 7000.
It feels good to give back.
UON is built on the strength of our community. Alumni all over the world share their time, skills, expertise, and financial support to current and future students. As alumni, you have opportunities to
- Volunteer as a mentor
- Help organise an alumni event
- Share your expertise as a guest speaker
- Donate to student scholarships
Whether it’s inspiring the next generation or supporting world-leading collaborations every one of our alumni has something unique to give. Find out more about ways to give.
Hope, confidence, self-belief. When you give to a scholarship, you’re giving so much more than financial support. At UON, we believe in giving all students the chance to achieve their dreams regardless of their background or experiences. Find out what your support could do. Donate to a student scholarship today.
15% off 12 month gym memberships at The Forum.
Stay healthy, fit and active with your special alumni offer – 15% discount on 12 month memberships at The Forum Health and Wellness Centre. Enjoy two convenient locations; University and Harbourside.
Manages by Newcastle University Sport (NUsport), you’ll find all the latest cardio and strength equipment, pool access, group fitness, PTs and dieticians, health fund rebates and more.