Open Day
Friday 5 May 2017

Open Day at the University of New England is an opportunity for prospective students to get a taste of life as a university student. 

Students will gain an insight into all aspects of UNE including academic, cultural, sporting and residential life. It's an action packed day with many activities, entertainment, giveaways and demonstrations. Students will have the opportunity to explore degree options that may be of interest to them, meet the lecturers, and get a feel for campus life. Some of the activities include:

  • Free breakfast in the college
  • Academic advice and information sessions
  • College and Campus Tours
  • Free games and entertainment
  • Free Morning Tea & Lunch

Information for Open Day 2017 Attendees

Travel Subsidies

Only registered schools are eligible for travel and accommodation subsidies. 

Payment of the subsidy for your bus hire can be arranged by providing an official school tax invoice. The invoice must be emailed to by Friday 30th, June 2017.

Subsidy Rates (based on radial distance from UNE [not road distance])

Distance (km) from UNEMaximum Rate
0-50$0 per student
51-150$10 per student
151-250$20 per student
251 +$25 per student

Bus Subsidy Conditions

UNE will reimburse schools on receipt of an official school tax invoice. The travel subsidy will be paid at the listed per student rate based on radial distance from the school to UNE and will not exceed the maximum cost of the bus hire.

The school tax invoice must indicate the capacity of the bus and the number of students transported to UNE's Open Day. Student groups must be registered. UNE will provide subsidies to schools only, not individuals.

Our preferred method of payment is via credit card through your high schools Administration Department. School tax invoices must be sent to the following address by Friday 30th June 2017 to be eligible for reimbursement.


Mail: Student Engagement
Marketing & Public Affairs
University of New England
Armidale NSW 2351