Parents and Teachers
We are committed to supporting teachers, careers advisers and parents to assist high school students through an exciting, stressful and emotional time. So, to help we’ve put together some resources in one place so you can provide guidance and support to the students in your life.
These tools are designed to make the journey from high school and the HSC through to studying at university just that little bit easier.Teachers and career advisers
Semester 2 - Census date
Last day to withdraw or drop a course without financial penalty.
Open Week Online
September 14th - September 18th
Semester 2 - Recess
September 28th - October 9th
|Oct 5th||Labour Day Public Holiday|
|Oct 12th||Semester 2 - Resumes|
Semester 2 - Concludes
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
Semester 2 - Examinations
November 16th - November 27th
Semester 2 - Results released
Fully graded date
Event • 25 Aug 2020 from 5:15pm - 28 Jul 2020 until 6:30pm
Join Professor Frances Kay-Lambkin as she examines the impact bushfires, drought and COVID-19 have had on our mental health and how we build resilience as a community to withstand growing and continual challenge.
Event • 29 Jul 2020 - 9 Sep 2020
Learn how to see and draw nature like an illustrator. Build observational and visual interpretation skills in an interactive and enjoyable way.
News • 29 Jul 2020
The University of Newcastle Vice-Chancellor Professor Alex Zelinsky AO today updated staff on measures to help our institution achieve financial sustainability amidst the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic.
News • 22 Jul 2020
A ground-breaking opportunity was announced today by the University of Newcastle for students who have overcome major life challenges to study Medicine.
News • 10 Jun 2020
In just one year, the University of Newcastle has climbed ten places to sit among the world’s Top 200 universities in the prestigious 2021 QS World University Rankings, results released today confirmed.