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Student Hub: Orientation


Orientation helps you get ahead before you even begin

Orientation sessions

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:

  • Campus facilities
  • Studies
  • Support available to you

Orientation is a great opportunity to:

  • Meet your academic and support communities
  • Learn about student tools (like Blackboard and My Account)
  • Get to know your classmates
  • Have some fun!

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. 

International students

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!

Late Virtual Orientation

Late 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:

  • familiarise yourself with Blackboard
  • tour the student hub online
  • hear from Success Coaches
  • meet your library and academic skills team

Late Virtual Orientation registration is now open!

Jump online here and register for our upcoming Late Virtual Orientation.


Register for Orientation

Sydney - The Rocks


Trimester 2, 2019 

Late Orientation - Thursday 27th June 2019
10.00am - 1.30pm

Program Coming Soon




Sydney - Kent Street

Trimester 2 Late Orientation, 2019

Thursday, 27th June 2019

9.00am - 12.00pm

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Diploma of Nursing Late Induction, June 2019 intake

Monday, 24th June 2019

9.00am - 11.00am

Program coming soon





Sydney - Pyrmont

Trimester 2, 2019

T2 Late Orientation, Day 1 - Friday 21st June 2019
Postgraduate Orientation 

1pm - 3pm






Sydney - Ultimo

Trimester 2, 2019

T2 Late Orientation, Monday 24th June 2019

10:00am - 11:00am




Brisbane - Bowen Terrace

Trimester 2 Late Orientation

Friday 21st June 2019

2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Adelaide - Wakefield

Trimester 2, 2019

Late Orientation  - Tuesday, 25th June 2019
11:00 am - 2 pm

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Melbourne - Flinders Street

T2 Late Orientation, 2019

 Thursday 20th of June 2019

  • All students - 9:00 am - 11:30pm

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Late Virtual Orientation

For students studying online

T2 Late Virtual Orientation Tuesday 18th June at 7pm AEST


Get the most out of your studies

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.


  1. Check your Confirmation of Class Enrolment, which was sent to you when you enrolled.
  2. Block out your timetable commitments on your schedule, i.e., lectures and tutorials and your other commitments such as work, sport and social activities.
  3. Work out when your most effective study times are (morning or evening?) and block out study periods for each of your subjects.
  4. Mark important dates such as assignment due dates and exams to make sure you have enough study time planned in the lead-up.
  5. Schedule regular breaks when studying, whether it’s going for a walk or getting a coffee. It will help you stay motivated.

Plan: Set your goals

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.

Top study tips

Life: Make a budget

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.

Have you considered?

You may be eligible to receive Government support while you are studying.

Contact Centrelink directly to find out.