Orientation helps you get ahead before you even begin
Compulsory orientation sessions are held on each campus at the beginning of every trimester. Virtual Orientation sessions are also run for those of you studying online.
Orientation will take you through all you need to know about your:
Orientation is a great opportunity to:
We know that students who attend Orientation are far more likely to succeed in their studies.
Plus, you’ll know exactly where to go and what to do on Day 1.
As an international student you must attend a special Orientation as part of your visa requirements. It's a fun and informative session and we'll teach you a little bit about Australian culture at the same time!
Virtual Orientation is an online interactive broadcast for you to learn about student support and expectations in a fun and fast-paced environment. Join us to:
Jump online here and register to view our most recent Virtual Orientation 'on demand'.
Go to Fitzroy Orientation page
After you receive your timetable you can develop your study schedule.
A schedule is a great way to manage the time you'll need for study, classes and other commitments. It will help you plan for assignments and exams, and ensure there's enough time for other life activities.Follow the simple steps below.
You could also get digital and check out this useful app: My Study Life
Ask yourself: What are you here to achieve?
Take time to write down your goals and refer to them often.
These will keep you focused on completing your assignments with your bigger purpose in mind.
Goal-setting is also a great skill to have in the workplace. Get into the habit now with a goal-setting tool that works for you.
From study materials to groceries to entertainment, balancing your expenses at any age can be a juggle.
Never fear! Creating a budget early will give you the confidence to pursue your goals without worry.
Check out these resources designed to help students manage their finances.