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.

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.

Enrolment

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.

Graduation

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

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.

Pride

Event • 10 Oct 2020 - 30 Oct 2020

PRIDE

Our annual PRIDE celebration is back for 2020!

Stress Less

Event • 19 Oct 2020 - 20 Nov 2020

Stress Less

Student Central's Stress Less initiative is back for the end of Semester 2 with activities, entertainment and strategies to help you cope with and manage stress in the lead up to exams.

View all student workshops and events

Upcoming dates

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

View all key dates

Get more help

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