Academic support

While a rounded education extends beyond the classroom, your studies will play a central in your time at university and we want to ensure you perform to your potential.

Whether you’re struggling with your workload, don’t fully understand the content, or just think your marks could improve but aren’t sure how, there are a range of people, places and programs that provide support.

Academic Learning Support

Academic Learning Support

Supporting your study wherever you need us

Academic Skills, such as researching, independent study skills, writing, critical reading, problem solving and logical thinking are essential for university, which can be a new and challenging experience.

Academic Learning Support are here to help with Study Skills, Writing Skills, Maths and Stats, as well as Research Writing for Postgraduate PhD and MPhil students.

This team of dedicated Learning Advisors provide free services to all University of Newcastle students:


Not sure where to start? Student Progress Advisors are experts in connecting you to support services

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.