UNLSASince 1994, the University of Newcastle Law Students’ Association (UNLSA) has promoted the interests of Newcastle law students within the University, the legal profession and the wider community.

As a nonprofit student body, UNLSA continually aims to provide law students with the best access to relevant information, educational experiences and peer support.

The objects of UNLSA include to:

  • safeguard and further the academic interests of members, including monitoring of study conditions, courses, library facilities and all other matters of concern to members;
  • raise awareness of, and involve members in, matters of general concern to the Association;
  • foster a good relationship between the Association and the legal profession;
  • organise academic competitions;
  • provide activities for the social recreation of members;
  • foster a good relationship between members and staff;
  • promote the Newcastle Law School and University of Newcastle Legal Centre; and
  • foster a positive culture and spirit of collegiality among members.

If you would like further information regarding UNLSA, please do not hesitate to contact our President, Andreena Kardamis at president@unlsa.com


By-Laws & Constitution

UNLSA By-Laws, current as of May 2014

UNLSA Constitution, current as of September-2014


If you have any questions regarding our By-Laws or Constitution, please request information via the Contact page.

Contact Us

For general enquiries, questions or concerns, visit our Contact page.
To contact specific Committee members, please visit the Executive or Directors page.

Office Open Hours

During the University Semester (excluding Semester breaks) the UNLSA Office is open:

Semester 1: Semester 2 (to be confirmed):
Monday: 9am – 11pm
Tuesday: 11am – 12pm
Wednesday: Closed
Thursday: 11am – 1pm
Friday: 11pm – 12pm
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 1 – 2pm
Wednesday: 9 – 10am
Thursday: 11am – 12pm
Friday: 12 – 1pm

You are welcome to drop by and chat with a UNLSA Committee member regarding any ideas, questions, concerns or issues. Try on a UNLSA Jumper while you are there!

Our Office

MC147, McMullin Building (Top Level), University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW 2308

Our Mailing Address

c/- Newcastle Law School, McMullin Building, University of Newcastle, Callaghan NSW 2308

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