The University of Newcastle, Australia

 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.

University of Newcastle

@home

We have set up this site for you to easily access the resources you need to study successfully at home while ever necessary as part of our response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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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.

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

welcome-back

Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 9:00am - 14 Aug 2020 until 9:30pm

Welcome Back Event

We couldn't be MORE excited to welcome you back onto campus for Semester 2, so we've geared up a week of all the physically distanced fun we could muster for your grand re-entrance into campus life.

Meet the Employer

Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 11:00am - 12:00pm

Meet the Employer: teach.NSW (1st year students)

In this information session, Teach.NSW will be joining us to discuss the opportunities & resources available with to students in their first year of a Teaching program.

Meet the Employer

Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Meet the Employer: teach.NSW (2nd/3rd year students)

In this information session, Teach.NSW will be joining us to discuss the opportunities & resources available with to students in their second or third year of a Teaching program.

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Upcoming dates

Aug 14th Semester 2 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Aug 21st Singapore Trimester 2 - Concludes
Aug 21st Trimester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Aug 24th Trimester 3 - Commences
Aug 28th Semester 2 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Aug 31st Singapore Trimester 3 - Commences
Sep 3rd Singapore Trimester 2 - Results released (Fully Graded Date)
Sep 4th Trimester 3 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Sep 7th Singapore Trimester 2 - Rescheduled examinations

September 7th - September 11th

Special exam period

Sep 11th Singapore Trimester 3 - End of late enrolment period

No courses can be added after this date without Course Coordinator approval

Sep 18th Trimester 3 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Sep 25th Singapore Trimester 3 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Sep 28th Semester 2 - Recess

September 28th - October 9th

Oct 5th Labour Day Public Holiday
Oct 12th Singapore Trimester 3 - Mid term break

October 12th - October 18th

Oct 12th Semester 2 - Resumes
Nov 13th Semester 2 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 13th Trimester 3 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 14th Deepavali
Nov 16th Semester 2 - Examinations

November 16th - November 27th

Nov 16th Trimester 3 - Examinations

November 16th - November 20th

Dec 2nd Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 6th Singapore Trimester 3 - Last day of teaching

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty (WW grade). FF grades after this date.

Dec 7th Singapore Trimester 3 - Examinations

December 7th - December 17th

Dec 11th Semester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 17th Singapore Trimester 3 - Concludes
Dec 25th Christmas Day
Dec 26th Boxing Day
Dec 28th Boxing Day Holiday
Jan 1st New Year's Day
Jan 8th Singapore Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully Graded Results

Jan 13th Singapore Trimester 3 - Rescheduled Examinations

January 13th - January 19th

Special exam period

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