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Live streaming graduation ceremonies

Live streaming graduation ceremonies

Family or friends who cannot attend graduation can still be a part of the big day, with the University live streaming all of our ceremonies.

Access our student talent pool

Access our student talent pool

Learn about our wide range of recruitment and engagement opportunities that deliver benefits to employers, students and graduates.

2022 Gifting Day

2022 Gifting Day

We are excited to announce our inaugural Gifting Day will be held on 9 March. 24 hours of fundraising that will bring our community together to make a collective impact through kindness. Find out how you can help shape a better tomorrow.

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News

New academic scholarships support Year 12 high achievers

New academic scholarships support Year 12 high achievers

A new University of Newcastle scholarship program will support the aspirations of high achieving Year 12 students who begin university study this year.

Mid-career transition to teaching program

Mid-career transition to teaching program

Are you a STEM professional interested in teaching? The NSW Department of Education Mid-Career Transition to Teaching Program supports experienced professionals in Mathematics, Science, and Technological and applied studies to become teachers.

NUW Alliance welcomes the evolution of the Greater Cities Commission

NUW Alliance welcomes the evolution of the Greater Cities Commission

The NUW Alliance–a grouping off our leading Australian universities,The University of Newcastle, the University of Wollongong, UNSW Sydney and Western Sydney University-welcomes the evolution of the Greater Cities Commission.

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 Graduates ready to change the world

Graduates ready to change the world

Students from across the University of Newcastle will mark the culmination of their studies at the institution’s Callaghan graduation ceremonies this week.

University welcomes incentives to boost rural, regional and remote health services

University welcomes incentives to boost rural, regional and remote health services

The University of Newcastle has welcomed today’s Federal Government announcement of HECS-HELP debt refund as an incentive for healthcare workers to work in rural, remote and regional communities.

New Colombo Scholars to help strengthen ties with Indo-Pacific

New Colombo Scholars to help strengthen ties with Indo-Pacific

Four exceptional University of Newcastle students are ready to spread their wings abroad in 2022 after being named New Colombo Plan (NCP) Scholars through the most prestigious undergraduate scholarship in the country.

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.