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Kick start your studies

Here you will find all the fundamental basics to get you off to a running start.

So 'accept' your offer and lets get you connected!

Username and password setup

Your username is the first part of your new UTAS webmail address, and password will only be provided to you once you have been admitted to your course.

Setting up your password

Activate your webmail

All vital study information will be sent to your University webmail address. Regularly check this email address to avoid missing details on fees, fines, course updates, class information and changes at UTAS that might affect you.

Login to webmail

Login and email enquiries


Your new home away from home. Now is a good time to consider your accommodation options and the University of Tasmania have a range of on-campus accommodation which you can apply for today.

Student Living options

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Airport Pick-up Service

The University of Tasmania provides a free airport pick-up service to Domestic and International students arriving to commence their studies at UTAS.

Airport pick-up request

Prepare packs

Unistart is free, tailor-made preparation course that develops your university academic skills and gives you a head start as a university student. The course is suitable for people starting or returning to study.

Download Microsoft Office 365 FREE

The university makes this software available free to all enrolled students - more information is available on the Office 365 webpage.

Enjoy a full, installed Office experience across PC and Mac computers; Windows, iPad, and Android tablets; and most mobile devices. Each student can install Office on 10 devices.

Key Dates

Key dates

Semester 1, 2020

Semester 2, 2020

Welcome and Orientation

Feb 17-21

July 6-10

Start of Semester (week one)

Feb 24

July 13

Census date

March 23

August 10

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