students walking through bush area

News • 15 Dec 2020

University Closedown 2021

As part of the University’s Christmas and New Year closedown, University operations will be closed from 5pm on Friday, 18 December 2020 and will reopen at 9am on Monday, 11 January 2021.

Smiling student

News • 14 Dec 2020

Indigenous scholarships inspire new career paths

The University is honoured to announce the establishment of four new Indigenous scholarships, made possible by the partnerships and support of Port of Newcastle, The Vonwiller Foundation, BMG Australia and Moray & Agnew.

father, mother and daughters at graduation

News • 14 Dec 2020

A graduation like no other

There is light at the end of the tunnel for 550 students who will celebrate the culmination of their studies at the University of Newcastle Callaghan graduation ceremonies this week.

Shuang Zhang

News • 9 Dec 2020

Shuang Zhang named ELICOS NSW International Student of the Year

University of Newcastle postgraduate student Shuang Zhang is the 2020 ELICOS NSW International Student of the Year.

Hunter Courtyard

News • 2 Dec 2020

Hunter Building closure: advice to students

The Hunter Building on the Callaghan campus is closing and is being vacated progressively from now and during 2021. Following are some Q&As to provide more information on the what, why and when.

soft manta ray

News • 1 Dec 2020

Online showcase: Engineering and computing students debut innovative projects

From a soft robot manta ray designed to explore the Great Barrier Reef without harming coral; to a prosthetic arm controlled by the mind; and a contender for the world’s fastest boat – The Art of Problem Solving 2020 exhibition showcases an impressive spread of engineering and computing projects from the University of Newcastle.

News • 27 Nov 2020

Library summer hours

All libraries are now on summer hours.

Student Engagement Awards

News • 6 Nov 2020

Students recognised for their contribution to the University of Newcastle student experience and their future

Students who get involved in uni life above and beyond their time in the classroom make a world of difference to the University of Newcastle community. It’s this engagement in campus life and professional development that paves the way to a successful future.

New Search coming soon

News • 5 Nov 2020

Bigger, Better...coming soon

A new way to search for resources is on the way!

News • 5 Nov 2020

Chill Out at the Library

Chill Out with our Library stress less initiatives!

News • 3 Nov 2020

Update on proposed program and course changes

Information for students on proposed changes in 2021.

get ready to travel again, expressions of interest are now open for sem 2 2021 exchange

News • 3 Nov 2020

Get ready to travel again - expressions of interest for Semester 2 2021 exchange are open!

If you’ve always wanted to see the world while you travel, meet new people and experience what studying at a different university is like, now is the time to start thinking about it!