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.

What's happening

Don't miss out on all the action. Find out what's on, from study workshops, movie nights, band comps and even our free student lunches.

Activities and experiences

Find out about all the clubs and societies you could join, as well as volunteer, mentor or ambassador opportunities, plus overseas study trip details.

Clubs and societies

Whatever your passion or interest, there's a club or society waiting to meet you.

Student leadership

Get involved with your student associations and receive updates on upcoming student elections, or learn how to become a leader through iLead+ or Generation Governance.

University community

Learn about the University's community values and our on-campus and online support networks.


All the info you need to get around campus, from shuttle bus times and maps, plus available services and facilities.


Take a look at your options to live on or off campus, or learn about homestay for international students.

Feedback and surveys

Got something to say about a course? Or have some feedback about things happening on campus? Find out here how to have your say.

What's happening

Event • 13 Aug 2022 - 28 Aug 2022

Brain and Biomes Exhibition

This National Science Week, 13th-28th August, visit Newcastle Museum for the Brain and Biomes 2022 exhibition, brought to you by the University of Newcastle and STREAM. 

Abstract illustration of students lounging around on top of large novelty books, studying

Event • 16 Aug 2022 from 11:00am - 2:00pm

Library Study Club

Join other students in a supportive and motivating environment to study or work on your assignments.

Event • 17 Aug 2022 from 8:00am - 9:00am

Startup Stories - Oyem Ebinum

Hear the experiences of an entrepreneur and business owner – the highs, the lows, the wins, the mistakes, the inside story.

View more workshops and events

The Shop.

The Shop.

Find your official merch here

Shop on campus or online

Visit the online store

UNSA The University of Newcastle Students Association

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.