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.

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Workshops and events

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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News • 26 Nov 2021

Learn more about CSIRO's paid placement program for STEM students

For nearly a century, CSIRO have been improving the lives of people everywhere by working with industry, ...

News • 18 Nov 2021

Announcing our 2021 Employability Excellence Award Achievers!

The University of Newcastle Employability Excellence Awards showcase the students, staff and partner organisations ...

News • 11 Nov 2021

STEAM Ahead Program - Opportunities for female university students

Dream Big Australia's STEAM Ahead program is back in 2022! Developing women for career success. This is an ...

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2021 Employability Excellence Awards

2021 Employability Excellence Awards

Achievers announced!

Showcasing the students, staff and partner organisations that support our reputation for producing life-ready graduates.

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What Employers Are Saying

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