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Subject Selection is now open

Trimester 3 Subject Selection opens 11am, Monday 3 August 2020


New Restrictions in Melbourne from Sunday 2 August and Regional Victoria from Wednesday 5 August

The Victorian Government has announced Stage 4 restrictions to apply in Metropolitan Melbourne from 6pm Sunday 2nd August and Stage 3 restrictions for Regional Victoria (including the Mitchell Shire) from 11.59pm Wednesday 5th August.

Please see details of these restrictions here.

In compliance with these restrictions, both Flinders Street and Fitzroy campuses are now closed until further notice.

Compulsory Face Masks in Melbourne from Wednesday 22 July 2020

As of 11.59pm, Wed 22 July Department of Health & Human Services, Victoria states, if you live within metropolitan Melbourne or Mitchell Shire, you must wear a face covering whenever you leave your home, unless an exception applies.

Fines of $200 may be issued for failing to comply. A face covering needs to cover both your nose and mouth. It could be a face mask or shield. See FAQs here.

Key questions

Do I need to wear a face covering at my place of work or at my desk or elsewhere even if I am 1.5 metres away from others?

Yes, if you live in metropolitan Melbourne or Mitchell Shire you must wear a face covering when you leave your home for one of the four reasons, which includes working, unless an exception applies. If you work in an enclosed office on your own, you don’t have to wear a mask while at your desk. If someone enters your space where you are working or studying, and when you leave it, you need to wear a mask

As an employer, do I need to require my staff to wear face coverings?

Yes, you are required to ensure your employees wear face coverings if they are working, unless an exception applies.

Will face coverings be mandatory for teaching staff?

It is not compulsory for teachers and educators to wear face coverings while teaching as face coverings can interfere with their ability to clearly communicate with students. Teachers, educators can choose to wear face coverings if they wish when teaching.

Teachers and educators must wear face coverings in other areas of the facility when not teaching.

Can I make my own face mask?
Yes, you can make your own mask, there are instructions on how to make your own mask.
Do students need to wear a face covering?

Students in metropolitan Melbourne and Mitchell Shire will need to wear face coverings from 11:59pm on Wednesday 22 July.

 

News & Latest Updates

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Your Student Email Account

All students are allocated a student email address and Office 365 account. Make sure you check yours regularly.
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Change in ownership

The sale of Torrens University and Think Education.
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Student finance and fees

Find out about student finance and fee information in preparation for your next study period.

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)

 

Coronavirus

 

Coronavirus - Torrens response

 
Torrens University is continuing to review and monitor the Coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.  We will provide updated information and advice to students, staff, partners and visitors as it becomes available.  You can read more on our approach on our newly created COVID-19 website.

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21-45 Victoria Street
Fitzroy VIC 3065