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.



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.



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

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.

Meet the Employer

Event • 30 Nov 2021 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Meet the Employer: CSIRO

In this information session, CSIRO will provide more details about their Generation STEM Links Paid Placement Program, and their commitment to University of Newcastle students.

Career Workshop

Event • 30 Nov 2021 from 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Jobs on Campus: IT Capability Support Officer

The University is looking for current students to join the IT Services team as Capability Support Officers. In this online information session, we will provide you with more information about the role and give tips on how to submit a high quality application.

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Upcoming dates

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 13th Semester 2 - Rescheduled Examinations

December 13th - December 17th

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.