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

Succeed at online study

Event • 18 Aug 2021 from 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Successful Online Study Workshops

Workshops to help you adjust to studying from home by introducing some key study and digital skills.

Meet the Employer

Event • 30 Nov 2021 from 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Meet the Employer: CSIRO

In this information session, CSIRO will provide more details about their Generation STEM Links Paid Placement Program, and their commitment to University of Newcastle students.

Career Workshop

Event • 30 Nov 2021 from 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Jobs on Campus: IT Capability Support Officer

The University is looking for current students to join the IT Services team as Capability Support Officers. In this online information session, we will provide you with more information about the role and give tips on how to submit a high quality application.

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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.