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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.



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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

The Wombats three band members at the beach

Event • 9 Dec 2022 at 7:00pm

The Wombats

Fresh from topping the charts with their first UK number-one album, Fix Yourself, Not The World, playing their biggest ever global headline tour indie legends The Wombats today continue their remarkable ascent with the announcement of their new EP Is This What It Feels Like To Feel Like This?

Midland three band members on a green background

Event • 13 Dec 2022 at 7:30pm

Midland, the last resort: Greetings from tour

Grammy-nominated trio MIDLAND will return to Australia to celebrate the release of their third studio album, ‘THE LAST RESORT: GREETINGS FROM’. Midland’s special guest is Australia’s own country music superstar and multiple Golden Guitar Award winner, *Travis Collins.

Event • 15 Dec 2022 from 10:00am - 12:00pm

Richard Shiffrin - What are the Chief Causes of Forgetting?

Prof. Shiffrin is renowned in the field of Psychology and Brain Sciences for his long-standing work in memory and cognition. Perhaps best known for the Atkinson - Shiffrin model of memory, his vast expertise in the fields of attention and memory precedes him.

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Upcoming dates

Dec 12th Callaghan graduation ceremonies

December 12th - December 14th

Dec 12th Semester 2 - Rescheduled Examinations
Dec 13th Trimester 3 - Rescheduled Examinations
Dec 15th Summer Ball
Dec 25th Christmas Day
Dec 26th Boxing Day
Dec 27th Christmas 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.