Why sign up?
This site will help you explore the hundreds of events, information sessions and workshops available for Orientation 2015. Create an account and add sessions to your itinerary so you can make the most of your Orientation.
Orientation is your kick-start to university life.
Check out the range of sessions being held by your faculty or graduate school and browse through the other types of sessions, events and activities that will help you settle into life at Melbourne. You’ll have the opportunity to find out more about your course, to socialise, meet other new students and discover the range of services and support available to you on campus.
If you are an undergraduate student (starting a bachelors degree), it is strongly recommended that you attend Academic Advice Day. Academic Advice Day is not applicable to graduate students. Not able to attend Academic Advice Day? Fill out this form.
Academic Advice Day 1 (for domestic undergraduate students accepting Round 1 offers through VTAC) – Friday 23 January 2015
Academic Advice Day 2 (for all international undergraduate students and domestic students accepting Round 2 offers through VTAC) – Thursday 19 February 2015
All students should visit the Orientation Activities page to have a look at what information sessions your faculty or graduate school is holding, check out the Study and Life Support sessions being run by Student Services staff and browse through the social, sports’ and Student Union activities taking place over O-Week (Tuesday 24 February - Friday 27 February 2015).
The O-Week brochure is coming soon and will be available at your Student Centre and across the University upon your arrival.
All international students should complete the International Student Briefing to prepare for living and studying in a new city.
If you are an undergraduate international student, attend Academic Advice Day 2 on Thursday 19 February 2015. The program for this day will be available on this website from Saturday 24 January 2015.
If you have any questions regarding Orientation in 2015 please contact your Student Centre.
Exchange students/ Students studying abroad
If you are an exchange student or a student studying abroad, please visit the Melbourne Global Mobility website for information.
Expect to Connect
Once you’re enrolled, expect to connect with a Student Development Adviser who can meet with you throughout your degree to:
- Help you transition
- Identify your opportunities, and
- Set goals for success
We’ll contact you to make an appointment after Academic Advice Day or book yourself in via the Student Advising System.
We look forward to meeting you at Student Connect!
Have a question?
Your first stop for answers to Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): ask.unimelb.edu.au
If you need course advice, you can visit your Student Centre.
For further enquiries, you can contact the 13 MELB Contact Centre.
The my.unimelb mobile app will also be available for download soon.