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Student Hub: Sydney - The Rocks

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The Rocks Campus is home to William Blue College of Hospitality ManagementAPM College of Business and Communication and Torrens University Australia.


Return to Campus

For more information on the Return to campus plan click here.

 

The Rocks campus news and information


 

The Rocks Campus is now open!

We have opened our doors once again! Visit the campus for access to computers, self-study spaces and Student Services support. 

The Rocks is currently open Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm with access to level 3 only.

Appropriate measures have been taken to ensure your safety on campus. We ask that you complete the sign-in form and follow the guidelines in place for your well-being and the well-being of others.

Please note, the campus is only open for self-study and student support. Classes and lecturers will not be available on campus until further notice and all classes will continue being delivered online.

Drop in and say hi! 


Peer Assisted Study Sessions

Get study tips and support with your course content during these free PASS sessions. See subjects offered this trimester below. No bookings required, just join the collaborate session each week and get set up for success!

  • COMR2008 Principles of Accounting: Every Monday 8.00pm - 9.00pm | Join Here
  • COMR2008 Principles of Accounting: Every Friday 10.00am - 11.00am | Join Here
  • FINA2006 Principles of Finance: Every Tuesday, 6.00pm - 7.00pm | Join Here

For more information, read through the fact sheet or email pass@torrens.edu.au.


 

We focus on building a creative, social and collaborative learning environment for all students. The Rocks Campus brings a fresh and career-focused approach to your learning.

 

During your time at The Rocks you can look forward to:

  • Small class sizes with direct access to academic staff
  • Dynamic online learning with on-demand access to your course materials
  • Opportunities to hear from industry professionals

 

We have a wide range of campus facilities available to students to help you get the most from your education. Our student facilities include:

  • A creative and professional study environment
  • Stylishly renovated and designed
  • Library and Learning Hub
  • Student lounge area
  • Free Wi-Fi Internet access
  • Close to employment opportunities
  • Walking distance to popular cafes, eateries and public transport

How to get here:

Address: Level 3, 1 Hickson Road, The Rocks, Sydney 2000

 

Public transport nearby

Circular Quay: 5 minute walk
Wynyard: 15 minute walk
 
 

 

Plan your trip:

 

Car Parking

There is a secure carpark near The Rocks Campus. Please visit Parkopedia.com.au or Wilsonparking.com.au

Find your way around your campus

Tip: enter a room number in the search bar

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Kent St annex

Level 3, 333 Kent St Sydney

  • Spacious classrooms and breakout areas

Come to level 3 to see Student Services

Public transport:
Wynyard Station
4 minute walk

Crows Nest Kitchen: William Blue

Level 2, 2 Ernest Place,

St Leonards station:
10 minute walk

 

Crows Nest shops/Pacific Hwy:
2-5 minute walk

 

Campus WiFi

We provide free WiFi at The Rocks Campus so you can also access the Internet on your own devices.

Wireless name: ThinkWireless

Password: thinkb81

 

Computer requirements

All students are expected to have access to a computer with:

  • a set of standard software packages
  • internet connectivity

You will need a computer for:

  • assessments,
  • using the library catalogue,
  • online resources,
  • accessing the learning portal and your student portal.

If you don't have a computer - think about how you'll get access to one for your study.

On-campus students are required to have a laptop with necessary software installed

You should bring your laptop with you to class every day.

 

Printing on campus

There are four printers located at The Rocks Campus.

To print from campus computers, your laptop or a tablet, you will need to visit a printing site called Paper Cut.

  • Go to http://thinkprint and log in using your student ID
  • Click on the Web Print tab
  • Click Submit a Job
  • Select the printer name: PYR_Library, A4/A3, BW/Colour etc.
  • Click the button '2. Print Options and Account Settings' and select number of copies.
  • Click the button '3. Upload Documents'
  • Click 'browse' to upload the file you wish to print. You can only upload file types: Word, Excel,Powerpoint,PSF and XPS.
  • Click the button 'Upload and Complete'
  • Your file will then be sent to the printer queue
  • Click Log Out
  • Go to a printer to release your print job

You can collect your job from any printer at the Rocks Campus by swiping your Student ID Card on the printer’s card reader.

The first time you swipe your Access Card, you will need to set up your username and password, which are the same as

your My Account login details.

Once you do this, your Access Card will be associated with the printer. The printer will prompt you when to enter your details in.

 

Troubleshooting or Questions?

For troubleshooting please email ITservicedesk@laureate.net.au​ or call 1300 014 448

Alternatively visit Student Services on campus.

Student Safety

To ensure you stay safe on and off campus we recommend you take the following precautions:

  • Avoid being on campus or travelling alone at night
  • Be alert and aware of your surroundings
  • Avoid dark, vacant and deserted areas
  • If an incident does occur, please let a member of staff know so we can support you and work alongside local police to minimise risk and promote safety


Security on campus

After hours emergency, call 000

  • Wear your student ID card at all times
  • Never leave your belongings unattended
  • Do not bring unnecessary valuables to campus
  • Report suspicious behaviour, or anything you feel may be unsafe
  • Report all injuries and incidents to Student Services and complete an incident report form
  • If you need assistance or to report any medical conditions, please see Student Services (eg. insulin, asthma inhaler, medication)

Student Representative Council

Building the vision. Creating the atmosphere. Strengthening the community.


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Here's what we're about

As students, we're all here to gain skills and pursue our career goals. The ability to bring our thoughts and ideas directly to management, and to exist in an inclusive community can help make our study experience great.

Your Student Representative Council (SRC) bring student events to life and aim to make our community a better place by working within our three pillars: Community, Advocacy and Decision Making.

 

Your members

SRC President: 
Sophie | Bachelor of Business (Hospitality Management)
Vice President & Events Coordinator:
Wintar | Bachelor of Business (Hospitality Management)
Social Engagement Coordinator:
Jessica | Bachelor of Business (Event Management)
Team members:
Tinet | Bachelor of Business
Anusha | Bachelor of Commerce
Nathaniel | Bachelor of Business (Hospitality Management)
Riyan | Associate Degree of Culinary Management
Rosie | Bachelor of Business (Hospitality Management)


Events & Social Media

Your SRC organise a lot of fun events and initiatives throughout the trimester. You can find all the details and register for the events on the SRC social media pages.

Find out what events are coming up, check out the team's local recommendations, get to know your classmates and more!

Follow the team on Instagram and Facebook to keep up with all the latest info:
instagram.com/srctherocks
facebook.com/srctherocks

 

Your feedback is important

To fulfill our role as student advocates, we need to hear from you.

Share with us your thoughts, comments and suggestions on how we can make your student experience even better.

Provide feedback to your SRC


Contact your SRC

email: srctherocks@laureate.edu.au
or contact the team via the social media pages listed above!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Find out what workshops are on this week

student in front of laptopInternational Student Advisor Drop In Sessions

We are excited to offer our new International Students online drop in sessions to meet your International Student Advisors, along with other new students and to help keep you connected.

If you have any questions on overseas health cover, accommodation, Covid-19 welfare, student visa study requirements and anything that you are struggling with on your transition to Australia or University, please attend.

Compulsory registration through your Eventbrite invitation that has been sent to the email address you provided us with on your enrolment. Any questions please email: intstudentadvisor@laureate.edu.au

 All workshops are listed in Sydney time (AEST) 

View the full schedule here
(scroll down the page to see sessions)

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Success Coach Online Drop-in Sessions

Design Job Ready Workshops

It's time to start thinking about that internship and getting Job Ready. We’re offering you online workshops to help develop essential job hunting skills. 

These include constructing a LinkedIn profile, researching industries, and much more. Just drop in for a look at what we offer. 

View the full schedule at the Success Coach page.

Health & Education Workshops

The Success Coach team have set up daily virtual drop-in sessions for you to connect with a Coach and other peers from your course. This is a place for you to share a virtual coffee (or tea), ask questions, talk about your concerns and highlights, learn about online studying techniques, get motivated and most importantly not feel alone.

View the full schedule at the Success Coach page.

online studyStudy Success Online Workshops

We’re excited to offer you online workshops to help develop essential study skills. These include time management, critical thinking, referencing and much more.

Check out the Workshops tab on the Online campus page to for the full schedule.

Virtual Guided Meditation Sessions

Tune in for our daily virtual meditation session with our counsellors from across the nation. Take this time to introduce a little peace and calmness in your busy schedule to feel rejuvenated for the day ahead.

View the schedule here (under the workshops tab)

 

Contact us

1300 575 803
Torrens University: studentservices@torrens.edu.au

1300 209 112
Think Education: studentservices@think.edu.au

 

Campus information

Address

Level 3, 1 Hickson Road
The Rocks, Sydney 2000

Campus hours

During term
Mon - Thurs: 7.30am - 10.00pm
Fri: 7.30am - 6.00pm
Sat: 9.00am - 4.00pm

During term break
Mon - Fri: 8.00am - 6.00pm

Student Services hours

During term
Mon - Thurs: 7.30am - 6.30pm
Fri: 7.30am - 6.00pm
Sat: 9.00am - 4.00pm
 

During term break
Mon - Fri: 8.00am - 6.00pm

Your Student Services team can help with:
  • Enrolment and subject selection
  • Applying for leave, special consideration and extensions
  • Contacting support services
  • ... and much more