The University of Newcastle, Australia

News • 4 Sep 2020

University of Newcastle signs MoU with international pathway provider Kaplan Higher Education Pty Limited

The University of Newcastle has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Kaplan Higher Education Pty Limited to provide pathways into the University for international students and innovative solutions to international student recruitment and engagement activities.

News • 3 Sep 2020

Funding gives pulse to research aiming to improve region’s heart health

Each year in the Hunter New England region more than 900 people experience their first heart attack, placing the region within NSW’s highest cardiovascular disease mortality band.


News • 2 Sep 2020

An intriguing donation allowing students to preserve an important piece of history

A collection of intriguing fraternal society memorabilia – the largest of its kind in Australia – has been donated to the University of Newcastle, shedding a unique light on history dating back to 1829.

Important exam info

News • 1 Sep 2020

Information about Semester 2 and Trimester 3 examinations

With current social distancing practices remaining in place, Semester 2 and Trimester 3 formal examinations will be delivered online through Blackboard.

student, Gabby, sitting at NUSpace

News • 28 Aug 2020

Transformative early entry into Law supports people from a refugee background

As a driving force for equity in higher education, the University of Newcastle has launched Australia’s first scheme to offer people from a refugee background the opportunity to gain early entry to study Law.

John Fischetti with student in front of Callaghan College

News • 26 Aug 2020

Silver lining for COVID-19 affected HSC students

In a year that delivered sudden and dramatic disruption for students at all levels, local year 12 and University of Newcastle students have found a silver lining, participating in a clever initiative aimed at reversing COVID-19 chaos.

News • 26 Aug 2020

First look inside Central Coast’s future of health education and clinical research

Take a sneak peek into the new $72.5 million Central Coast Research Institute (CCRI) and University of Newcastle Central Coast Clinical School (UONCCCS) with new vision been made publicly available today.

Black Lives Matter flag held high

News • 21 Aug 2020

Black Lives Matter statement

As part of its core value of equity, the University of Newcastle is committed to social justice, human rights and the process of reconciliation. One aspect of this commitment is formally endorsing, valuing and supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, cultures and knowledges.

10,000 Steps

News • 19 Aug 2020

Have you got 10,000 steps in you?

Having a tough day? Move your mood with more walking!

UNSA logo

News • 12 Aug 2020

Expressions of interest - UNSA senate and committee representatives

UNSA is seeking expressions of interest from students to be part of their committees and senates.

Welcome Back

News • 12 Aug 2020

Welcome Back!