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.

Academic support

Access one-to-one (online and face-to-face) study support, attend a PASS session or study skills workshop, or find out more about other academic services to help you with your studies.

Personal support

Find out more about personal support services such as counselling or chaplaincy, financial assistance options, plus health and wellbeing tips.

IT support

From setting up your email account and accessing student software, to printing support and technical assistance, we've got all your IT essentials covered.

Support networks



UNSA is the organisation that supports and represents students at the University of Newcastle. UNSA is a not-for-profit organisation whose purpose is to positively impact student experience in matters related to educational experiences, welfare and well-being by providing a range of activities, extra-curricular events, and out-of-class engagement opportunities.

The ALLY Network

The ALLY Network

The ALLY Network aims to create a more inclusive culture at the University by promoting greater visibility and awareness of those who are diverse in their sex characteristic, gender and/or sexuality.


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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.

maintaining motivation

Event • 26 Oct 2020 at 2:00pm

Maintaining motivation

This 60 minute webinar will provide students with techniques and strategies for how to cope with changing times and still engage with your studies effectively.

support group for parents

Event • 28 Oct 2020 at 8:00pm

Support Group for Parents

This series of four 60 minute online sessions is designed to support students who are also juggling the demands of parenting.

Learning Support workshops Check out the workshop schedules covering academic writing, study skills, maths and stats and more

Support contacts