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.

Study @ home

Tips, hints, resources and support to help you study successfully at home.

Learn more

Workshops and events

welcome-back

Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 9:00am - 14 Aug 2020 until 9:30pm

Welcome Back Event

We couldn't be MORE excited to welcome you back onto campus for Semester 2, so we've geared up a week of all the physically distanced fun we could muster for your grand re-entrance into campus life.

Meet the Employer

Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 11:00am - 12:00pm

Meet the Employer: teach.NSW (1st year students)

In this information session, Teach.NSW will be joining us to discuss the opportunities & resources available with to students in their first year of a Teaching program.

Meet the Employer

Event • 10 Aug 2020 from 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Meet the Employer: teach.NSW (2nd/3rd year students)

In this information session, Teach.NSW will be joining us to discuss the opportunities & resources available with to students in their second or third year of a Teaching program.

View all student workshops and events

Upcoming dates

Aug 21st Singapore Trimester 2 - Concludes
Aug 21st Trimester 2 - Results released

Fully graded date

Aug 24th Trimester 3 - Commences
Aug 28th Semester 2 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Aug 31st Singapore Trimester 3 - Commences
Sep 3rd Singapore Trimester 2 - Results released (Fully Graded Date)
Sep 4th Trimester 3 - Last day to add a course through myHub without approval
Sep 7th Singapore Trimester 2 - Rescheduled examinations

September 7th - September 11th

Special exam period

Sep 11th Singapore Trimester 3 - End of late enrolment period

No courses can be added after this date without Course Coordinator approval

Sep 18th Trimester 3 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Sep 25th Singapore Trimester 3 - Census date

Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.

Sep 28th Semester 2 - Recess

September 28th - October 9th

Oct 5th Labour Day Public Holiday
Oct 12th Singapore Trimester 3 - Mid term break

October 12th - October 18th

Oct 12th Semester 2 - Resumes
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 Semester 2 - Examinations

November 16th - November 27th

Nov 16th Trimester 3 - Examinations

November 16th - November 20th

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 13th Singapore Trimester 3 - Rescheduled Examinations

January 13th - January 19th

Special exam period

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