Coronavirus (COVID-19) - University of Newcastle advice

At the University of Newcastle, students are at the heart of all that we do. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic we have a range of information and resources available for all students.

For the most up-to-date information and FAQs about the University’s response to the evolving nature of COVID-19, visit our dedicated website.

If you’re a student looking for support and resources for studying during the changes brought on by COVID-19 (including studying from home), visit the Uni @ home page.

Study essentials

Study essentials

Everything you need to know about your enrolment options, fee info, and important dates throughout the year – as well as helpful tips on how to manage your workload.

Support

Support

Access the support you need, when you need it. Find out where to go if you need help with an assignment, feel like talking to someone about your health and wellbeing, or have an IT issue that needs to be resolved. We're here to help.

Careers

Careers

A successful career after graduation is the end game. Access practical tips on connecting with industry, building a strong job application and generally making yourself more employable. You can also see at a glance what jobs are available via CareerHub.

Uni life

Uni life

The fun stuff. Clubs and societies you can join, global study opportunities, where to get great coffee on campus, and practical things like accommodation info, where to find health services, what time the shuttle bus comes and how to contact security.

Upcoming events

Academic English Workshops

Event • 19 Jul 2021 from 12:00pm - 9 Sep 2021 until 1:30pm

Academic English language workshops

These Academic English language Workshops will help you to develop important skills in the areas of Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Grammar.

Writing skills - academic learning support

Event • 9 Aug 2021 from 10:00pm - 19 Oct 2021 until 11:00pm

Writing and Study Skills workshops

These Writing skills and Study skills Workshops will help you to develop important skills in the areas of academic writing, working as part of a group, making presentations and exam preparation strategies.

Succeed at online study

Event • 18 Aug 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Successful Online Study Workshops

Workshops to help you adjust to studying from home by introducing some key study and digital skills.

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Upcoming dates

Oct 4th Labour Day Public Holiday
Oct 4th Semester 2 - Course Experience Survey

October 4th - November 21st

Dates may be altered for some courses

Oct 5th Semester 2 - Resumes
Oct 29th Semester 2 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 1st Semester 2 - Examinations

November 1st - November 13th

Nov 1st Trimester 3 - Course Experience Survey

November 1st - November 28th

Dates may be altered for some courses

Nov 12th Trimester 3 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 15th Trimester 3 - Examinations

November 15th - November 19th

Nov 22nd Singapore Trimester 3 - Course Experience Survey

November 22nd - December 23rd

Dates may be altered for some courses

Nov 22nd Summer Term 1 - Commences
Nov 26th Semester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 1st Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 3rd Summer Term 1 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Dec 25th Christmas Day
Dec 26th Boxing Day
Dec 27th Christmas Day Holiday
Dec 28th Boxing Day Holiday

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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.