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

Don't say goodbye to the wealth of knowledge available through UONs library! You may have graduated, but you still have access to one of the greatest resources of students life including books, dvds, and eJournals.

For more information please visit the alumni borrowing page.

Receive a 10% discount (up to $500 per course) on short course enrolments with NEWCourse at UONs Sydney campus. Courses are available across arts and culture, business, career development, information technology, project management, and more.

Register for your 10% NEWCourse alumni discount today! Once you register, the discount will apply for all courses you enrol in.

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.

As a UON graduate, you can request a copy of your academic transcript or replacement testamur for a small fee. You can order online or by phoning the University Enquiry line on 1300 ASK UON.

A testamur is the formal certificate of your award with the University seal and signatures f the Chancellor and Vice Chancellor.

Order your official UON academic transcript here.

Please note: Due to privacy laws, the UON Office of Alumni and Philanthropy is not able to supply academic information to potential employers or graduates. Any requests for this information should be directed to UON Student Central by email at transcripts@newcastle.edu.au or by requesting the transcript as above.

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.

Be active in your local and global communities.

Connect with world-class professors, thought leaders, and global speakers on a diverse range of topics and interests at one of UONs many events.

View the full list of UON events.

View the full list of UON alumni events.

Stay connected

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:

17000@newcastle.edu.au 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

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.

MyAlumni Discounts

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.