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Orientation is all about the community, tools and resources you'll need to succeed.
Whether you study online or on-campus, this week is an important rite of
passage for new students. Don't miss out.

Missed Orientation?

Catch up with one of our "Getting Oriented" sessions

On-campus Orientation is designed to give you everything you need to succeed in your first trimester of study. Here's what you'll get:

  • familiarise yourself with campus facilities 
  • get to know your student support teams
  • learn all about the Library 
  • log in to your portals
  • explore your Brisbane Hub
  • get to know your policies and procedures
  • enrolment basics

Attend one of the below sessions to get ready for study: 

Who? Need to attend? Dates, times and where

All students
who were unable to
attend O-Week


Wednesday, 20 September

  • 10:30 - 11:30am
    Room 1.03
  • 2:00 - 3:00pm
    Room 1.03

(If you did not
attend above)

Wednesday, 27 September

  • 10:30 - 11:30am 
    Room 1.03
  • 2:00 - 3:00pm 
    Room 1.03
(If you did not
attend above)

Wednesday, 4 October

  • 10:30 - 11:30am 
    Room 1.03
  • 2:00 - 3:00pm 
    Room 1.03

How to get to campus

Your Brisbane campus is located at 90 Bowen Terrace, Fortitude Valley, can be easily accessed by public transport or car. 

How to get here

You're invited to Late Virtual Orientation

Virtual Orientation is an online interactive broadcast that enables you to learn about student support and expectations in a fun and fast-paced environment. We are running a replay of the broadcast so that you can:

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

While you're watching, our team will be online to answer your questions about study. You'll also have the opportunity to chat to other new students from across the nation in the community chat room.


Need to

Virtual Orientation


All students
who were unable
attend O-week


Thursday, 28 September
7pm AEST

Register now

Join our new student community in Blackboard

While your Virtual Orientation session will introduce you to your academic and support teams, our comprehensive New Student Community will help you further understand your online learning environment. 

It is open to all new students but is especially useful for those who study remotely. You'll learn about:

  • creating a study space at home (or at the office, or at a friend's house!)
  • your IT requirements
  • Library and learning resources
  • the skills you already have (and how they'll help you to succeed)
  • support services just for you
  • plus more

And, you'll meet lots of other students in the online forum who are studying in your faculty.

New student community in Blackboard