Students walking in a bush setting at Callaghan campus

News • 25 Jan 2022

Offers of study bring positive start to 2022 for students

More than 2600 future students have received an offer to study at the University of Newcastle as the institution’s main round offers are released.

library sleep pod

News • 19 Jan 2022

New Sleep Pod at the Library

new look library guides

News • 19 Jan 2022

Library Guides have had a refresh!


News • 15 Dec 2021

University Closedown 2021

As part of the University’s Christmas and New Year closedown, the University will be closed from 5pm on Friday, 17 December 2021 and will reopen at 9am on Monday, 10 January 2022.

Three PhD Graduates outside the Great Hall

News • 13 Dec 2021

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.

Student James Abou-Ghaida

News • 10 Dec 2021

University of Newcastle welcomes back first flight of international students

After two years heavily interrupted by COVID-19, the University of Newcastle has welcomed international students back to campus.

Library website refresh

News • 10 Dec 2021

New look Library homepage!

The University Library has a new look Library homepage!

rural health care

News • 9 Dec 2021

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.

Two people walking on the beach

News • 7 Dec 2021

NUmates wins Excellence in Student Engagement award

The University's NUmates program has been recognised for fostering an amazing student experience, taking out the Universities Admissions Centre (UAC) Award for Excellence in Student Engagement.


News • 1 Dec 2021

Auchmuty Library Refurbishments and Changes

In 2021-2022, the Library is undertaking significant refurbishments to our spaces in the Auchmuty Library.

Orchid ID

News • 1 Dec 2021

It’s Easy as 1, 2, 3 with an ORCID!

It can be hard for researchers to keep track of their multiple researcher identifiers and update their profiles, CV and research outputs. You can simplify this process by registering for an ORCID Identifier.

Bob James fraternal societies collection

News • 23 Nov 2021

Bob James Fraternal Societies collection

Special Collections at the University Library have launched the Bob James Fraternal Societies Collections online exhibition and collection.


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.