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Sydney Orientation Program


During the Welcome and Orientation period we will host a variety of events, activities and information sessions to help you on your way to a successful future.

It is strongly recommended that all commencing students attend the Welcome and Orientation sessions. Attending your College Orientation is a vital part of introduction to uni. We also recommend you explore the workshops, info sessions and events available across this program.

Not sure which welcome sessions you should be attending? Simply find your program area below to identify which college you belong to, or visit the Learning Lounge and connect with our support staff in real time. Drop in and chat with the team between 2- 6pm,  Monday - Friday,

*Program is subject to changes, please check regularly. All sessions are delivered in Australian Eastern Daylight Time.

Start your University of Tasmania journey by exploring UniStart

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UniStart Released 5 Jan
MyLO
A self-paced introduction to University supported by live sessions. The unit guides you through the key tasks of enrolling, understanding UTAS systems, planning your semester and making connections with students and staff. UniStart offers a deeper dive into the academic environment. Self-paced and supported, the unit introduces key university concepts and develops skills such as critical thinking and academic reading and writing. This unit will also introduce you to ongoing student support and resources.

*Program is subject to changes please check regularly. All sessions are delivered in Australian Eastern Standard Time.

Program of Events

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Steps to Success for first year Nursing students: What's uni like

Wednesday 3 Feb – 4 Feb

Multiple Sessions

Online

Find out what to expect from uni level studies, how to manage your time, plan your study and learn effectively for Nursing. Also find out where and how to get help if you need it. This is an opportunity to ask any questions you have before semester starts!

Please register for one of these sessions:

Wednesday 1pm – 2pm    Register Here

Thursday 10am – 11am Register Here

Campus Welcome Point   Monday 8 Feb - Friday 19 Feb
9am - 5pm
B103
Rozelle Campus
Helpful info and guidance from staff and students to welcome our new students to campus:
- Campus Tours
- Orientation timetables and maps
- Student IDs and OPAL cards
- Uniforms and Placements info
Welcome to the Bachelor of Nursing

Monday 8 Feb 
9am - 5pm
B103 LT
Rozelle Campus

Your Course Welcome

- University Welcome
- Campus tours and facilities
- Free lunch
- Introduction to nearby community
- Find out more about the course you are undertaking, and the profession you are joining.


It is compulsory for you to register for one of the below sessions:
Session 1: 9 - 10.30am
Session 2:11am - 12.30pm
Session 3:1.30 - 3pm
Session 4: 3.30 - 5pm

Register here

Welcome to the Bachelor of Paramedic Practice 

Monday 15 Feb 
9am - 5pm
B103 LT
Rozelle Campus

Your Course Welcome

- University Welcome
- Campus tours and facilities
- Free lunch
- Introduction to nearby community
- Find out more about the course you are undertaking, and the profession you are joining.

It is compulsory for you to register to one of the below sessions:
Session 1: 10 - 11.30am
Session 2: 1.30 - 3pm

Steps to Success: What is Uni like? Monday 15 Feb
3pm - 4pm
Online

Join us for an introduction on what to expect, how to manage and succeed in your studies, and how to navigate the online learning system (MyLO).

Register here

Steps to Success: Returning to Study - What is Uni like? Tuesday 16 Feb
7.30pm - 8.30pm
Online

Join us for an introduction on what to expect, for students juggling work or family commitments, or who are returning to study after a break.

Register here

Steps to Success: What is Uni like? Thursday 18 Feb
2pm - 3pm
Online

Join us for an introduction on what to expect, how to manage and succeed in your studies, and how to navigate the online learning system (MyLO).

Register here

Welcome Week BBQ Lunch  Monday 22 Feb 
12pm - 2pm
Courtyard
Rozelle Campus
Enjoy delicious food trucks and activities in the courtyard. This event is for all commencing students to allow you to mingle with other students on campus.