Accepting your University offer of study

If you have been made an offer to study at the University of Newcastle, you are required to accept it online at You will be required to wait a minimum of 6 hours after accepting your offer to activate your NUaccess account.

You will not be able to use any University computer, system or online service until you have accepted your offer and activated your NUaccess account.

To accept your offer, login to with your Application Number and Date of Birth. Please refer to your offer letter for your Application Number.

Note: If you have studied before at the University of Newcastle, you will still be required to use your Application Number (not your Student Number) and Date of Birth to accept your offer.

For step by step instructions download the NUaccess student guide (PDF)