The University of Newcastle, Australia

Latest Improvements from survey results

When you offer us feedback, your voice is heard.

The whole purpose of our surveys is to help us improve our offering, which is why we have made the following changes based on responses we received in recent surveys:


YOU SAID you wanted more mailbox storage.

WE DID upgrade storage from 250MB to 50GB.


YOU SAID there aren't enough car parks!

WE DID UON now has one of the highest ratios of car parks per student of any Australian university.


YOU SAID you want your program to link more to the real world and the workforce.

WE DID UON is investing considerable resources to ensure what you learn links to real world and employment.


YOU SAID you wanted cloud data storage.

WE DID offer every student lifelong access to OneDrive, with 1TB storage.


YOU SAID you wanted greater Wi-Fi availability.

WE DID increase Wi-Fi access points on campus by 70 per cent.


YOU SAID you wanted water drinking stations on campus.

WE DID install six stations across our Callaghan campus and two at Ourimbah.


YOU SAID you wanted more lecture recordings.

WE DID create a system whereby all lectures are now recorded unless the lecturer opts out.