Get help from fellow students who have succeeded in your course with our Peer Assisted Study Sessions (PASS).
Whether you're a new student who needs help getting started, or in your third year and need study advice, there are a variety of services to help make all aspects of your time with us hassle free and enjoyable.
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 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.
Event • 19 Jul 2021 from 12:00pm - 9 Sep 2021 until 1:30pm
These Academic English language Workshops will help you to develop important skills in the areas of Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening, and Grammar.
Event • 9 Aug 2021 from 10:00pm - 19 Oct 2021 until 11:00pm
These Writing skills and Study skills Workshops will help you to develop important skills in the areas of academic writing, working as part of a group, making presentations and exam preparation strategies.
Event • 18 Aug 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Workshops to help you adjust to studying from home by introducing some key study and digital skills.
Students with a disability or medical condition, as well as full-time carers, can access support systems via AccessAbility.
Students in Open Foundation, Newstep and Yapug have access to a team of dedicated support staff and helpful resources.
Indigenous students have access to a broad range of support to see you succeed in your academic, employment and cultural aspirations. Learn more about the Wollotuka Institute and other available support programs.
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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.