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Student Hub: Getting Started

Getting Started

Starting your studies

Welcome to Torrens University Australia and Think Education. We are proud to be your education partner to start, or advance, your career. This page contains information on the steps you need to complete to start your journey with us.

Key first steps

Your offer letter has been sent to the email you listed on your application or to your agent.

Follow the steps in your letter to accept your offer finalise your enrolment.

Make sure you check all the details on your offer letter are correct, including course name. If any details are wrong either correct them (where permitted) or, if you are an international student, get in contact with your Agent or if you are a domestic student your Course and Careers Advisor can help you.

Once you confirm your details are all correct simply complete the payment section, accept your offer, and provide any other documentation as requested

You will receive your student email activation notification within 48 hours of accepting your offer. 

This will be sent to the email address you provided when you completed your application.

An email will come from Microsoft Office 365 and contain your student email address and instructions on how to activate your account.

Find out more about your student email.

Important note: All email communications from campus and academic staff will be sent to your student email account. This can include important information about your Week 1 classes. Please check your inbox on a regular basis.

Once you have activated your student email make sure you download our Student App. A one-stop-shop to help you stay on top of your subjects, timetable, messages and more. Log in with your student email.

Once you receive and activate your student email head to the Student Portal and click on ‘Subject Selection’ to enrol into your subjects.

Refer to your course structure for help on which subjects to choose. Your course structure shows you the ‘map’ of how you will need to select your subjects over the duration of your course.

Find out more about selecting your subjects

International Students

International students must maintain a full-time study load. Please check the International Students page for up to date Visa requirements.

Your Orientation is designed to help you feel at home and introduce you to your academic teams, support staff and your fellow students. You will also be taken through the support services available to you. Make sure you attend the course-specific sessions that are on offer as well.

Register for your Orientation session..

Blackboard is our learning management system. It’s where you will find your course and subject content, submit assessments and be able to message other students and your learning facilitators.

Log in to Blackboard - sign in with your student email and password.

We have campuses over Australia, including Online. Check out your campus:

Adelaide | Melbourne | Sydney | Brisbane | Online | BMIHMS

Follow your campus SRC social media channels to ensure you don’t miss out on workshops, events and activities on your campus.

We are here to help you achieve success in your studies so be sure to take advantage of the expert support services available to you:

  • Student Services are your first point of contact for any questions.
  • Your Success Coach team will help you with course progression and connect you to your desired career goals.
  • Our Mentor Connect Program offers the chance for new students to connect with a current student at Torrens University and Think Education.
  • Library & Learning Services team can help with academic writing, referencing, and using our research databases.
  • Our Counselling services are free and confidential and can help ensure you maintain your well-being through your studies

Check out all the support services available:

Support Services | Wellbeing & Diversity | International Student Support

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