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 sausage sizzles.

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

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

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

Writing skills - academic learning support

Event • 29 Jan 2021 from 2:15pm - 26 Mar 2021 until 3:30pm

Writing skills for postgrad by coursework students

These workshops are perfect for students commencing or returning to postgraduate study, helping them to develop their writing and study skills.

Writing skills - academic learning support

Event • 5 Mar 2021 from 2:00pm - 5 May 2021 until 5:30pm

Writing Skills workshops for undergraduate students

These free workshops will strengthen your writing and equip you with the skills to approach and complete your assignments with confidence. You can attend as many as you wish and are intended primarily for undergraduate and postgraduate by coursework students.

Study skills

Event • 8 Mar 2021 from 10:00am - 11 Mar 2021 until 2:00pm

Study Skills workshops

These free workshops will help you to develop and refine skills areas that are important for university study, such as gaining the most from your lectures, writing and referencing.

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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.