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In line with the University’s closure dates, the Counselling and Psychological service will be closed from 17/12/2021 and reopen on 10/01/2022.

During this time our Appointment Request Form will be offline and cannot be submitted. Counselling and Psychological service is open until 4pm 17/12/21 if you have an urgent need to discuss. For support during this period, our After Hours Support Line will be offering support 24 hours a day.

  • Phone 1300 653 007
  • Text 0488 884 165 for sms chat option

You may also access the following supports:

24-Hour crisis helplines

If you are seeking additional supports for accommodation, financial support, food or general support services please see this list.

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.