A leading tertiary education provider, Avondale has something for every scholar looking to learn and grow. Choose from a wide range of degrees, with the option for interdisciplinary study and make your ONE Life count at Avondale.

Under a new agreement between Avondale University College (Avondale) and the University of Newcastle (UoN), students enrolled in a Bachelor of Science at UoN may be eligible to study some units at Avondale. UoN Bachelor of Science students are also eligible to live on Avondale’s Lake Macquarie campus.

For more information, contact UoN via email to or call + 61 2 4921 5000.

To apply, follow these steps:
  1. APPLY to study a Bachelor of Science at UoN (applications for semester two open Wednesday 1 April 2020);
  2. APPLY to study units at Avondale*;
  3. APPLY to live on Avondale’s Lake Macquarie Campus.
*UoN students applying to enrol in Avondale science units will be exempt from paying the $50 Cross Institutional Application Fee.

If you would like to make an enquiry please contact Student Administration Services:
+61 2 4980 2377


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