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.

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

Academic English Workshops

These weekly Academic English Workshops will cover important skill areas for Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Grammar.

Career Workshop

Event • 30 Sep 2020 from 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Looking Forward, Dreaming Big: Create a LinkedIn Profile

Designed specifically for our Indigenous students, in this workshop we will show you how to create a well written LinkedIn profile, so you can confidently expand your network and build a professional online identity.

Facebook Live: How to Find a Job

Event • 7 Oct 2020 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Facebook Live: How to Find a Job

Are you close to graduating and looking for a job? Or are planning out your career for when you finish studying? It's more challenging now than ever to secure a graduate role.Thankfully our panel of Careers experts are here to…

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Upcoming dates

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 Trimester 3 - Examinations

November 16th - November 20th

Nov 16th Semester 2 - Examinations

November 16th - November 27th

Nov 23rd Summer Term 1 - Commences

Last day to add a course through MyHub without approval

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 11th Summer Term 1 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty

Jan 11th Summer Term 2 - Commences

Last day to add a course through MyHub without approval

Jan 13th Singapore Trimester 3 - Rescheduled Examinations

January 13th - January 19th

Special exam period

Jan 22nd Summer Term 2 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty

Jan 25th Trimester 1 - Commences
Feb 5th Trimester 1 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Feb 8th Summer Term 1 - Examinations

February 8th - February 12th

Feb 8th Summer Term 2 - Examinations

February 8th - February 12th

Feb 19th Summer Term 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

Feb 19th Summer Term 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Feb 19th Trimester 1 - Census date

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

Feb 22nd Semester 1 - Commences
Mar 5th Semester 1 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Mar 19th Semester 1 - Census date

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

Apr 2nd Semester 1 - Recess

April 2nd - April 16th

Apr 16th Trimester 1 - Concludes
Apr 19th Trimester 1 – Examinations

April 19th - April 23rd

Apr 19th Semester 1 - Resumes
May 7th Trimester 1 - Results released

Fully graded date

May 10th Trimester 2 - Commences
May 21st Trimester 2 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Jun 4th Semester 1 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Jun 4th Trimester 2 - Census date

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

Jun 7th Semester 1 – Formal Examinations

June 7th - June 19th

(Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

Jun 14th Winter Term - Commences

Last day to add a course through MyHub without approval

Jun 25th Winter Term - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty

Jul 2nd Semester 1 - Results released

Fully Graded Date (Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

Jul 9th Winter Term - Concludes

Last day to withdraw without academic penalty. Subject to change.

Jul 12th Winter Term - Examinations

July 12th - July 15th

Jul 12th Semester 1 – Rescheduled Examinations

July 12th - July 17th

(Undergraduate and Postgraduate)

Jul 16th Winter Term - Results released

Fully graded date. Subject to change.

Jul 19th Semester 2 - Commences
Jul 30th Trimester 2 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Jul 30th Semester 2 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Aug 2nd Trimester 2 - Examinations

August 2nd - August 6th

Aug 13th Semester 2 - Census date

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

Aug 20th Trimester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Aug 23rd Trimester 3 - Commences
Sep 3rd Trimester 3 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Sep 17th Trimester 3 - Census date

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

Sep 20th Semester 2 - Recess

September 20th - October 4th

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 12th Trimester 3 - Concludes

Last day to drop a course without academic penalty

Nov 15th Trimester 3 - Examinations

November 15th - November 19th

Nov 26th Semester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Dec 1st Trimester 3 - Results released

Fully graded date

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