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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How to apply for a job

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Career Connect

Prepare yourself for life beyond uni. Learn about career planning, volunteer opportunities, how to join a club or society, and other great uni initiatives to help you develop your employability skills.

Workshops and events


Event • 17 May 2022 from 10:00am - 10:15am

Career Chat: Should I ask questions in a job interview

Join us for this Career Chat where we will discuss seven killer questions to ask in a job interview...and one you should always avoid!

Career Workshop

Event • 18 May 2022 from 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Jobs on Campus: ASKUON Customer Service Assistant

The University is looking for 20 students to join the ASKUON team as Customer Service Assistants. In this online information session we will provide details about the position and tips on how to submit a high quality application.

Start It Up Pitch Competition

Event • 19 May 2022 from 10:00am - 12:30pm

Start It Up Pitch Competition

Watch our entrepreneurial students pitch their amazing start-up ideas to a panel of judges at the 2022 Start It Up Pitch Competition!

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News • 12 May 2022

Calling all Students, PhDs & Graduates for a National Innovation Challenge!

Looking to get set to thrive in the new world of work? Interested in sustainability and reducing our environmental ...

News • 11 May 2022

Should you ask questions in a job interview?

Join us for this short 15-minute session which is all about how to handle that awkward "do you have any questions ...

News • 29 Apr 2022

What are your plans post graduation? GradConnection want to hear from you!

GradConnection will be at The Careers Service, Level 3, Shortland Building, Callaghan Campus on Friday, 6 May 2022 ...

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Pitch Competition

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