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.

Manage your program

Get the program advice you need, including how to change your degree, full-time and part-time study requirements, and what to do if you want to take a break from study or when you've almost finished your degree.

Study options

Find helpful information about further study options such as postgrad, plus how to participate in overseas study opportunities.


All the info on how and when to enrol, as well as details on changing your enrolment, applying for credit and studying in the summer and winter terms.

Fees and scholarships

Important info about fee due dates, types of tuition, how to pay, plus ways to access financial assistance including scholarships, and details on additional study costs.

Assessments and exams

Access timetables, assignment help and result info. You can also apply for adverse circumstances and learn more about Academic Integrity.


Check out the steps to graduating and everything you'll need for your ceremony, accessing your graduation documents, and some info about life beyond uni.

Workshops and 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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Studying an Enabling Pathway?

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PASS timetables

Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS) provide a platform for you to compare notes, discuss difficult concepts and review weekly material with other students.

The PASS timetables for both face-to-face and Online Interactive Sessions can be found below.

You can also view session times by logging in to UONline (Blackboard) and selecting 'Online PASS' from the 'My Other Sites' list.

Find out more about PASS



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