Events

2018: Get VU ready!

This event has already taken place.

Monday 19 February 2018 to Friday 23 February 2018

Come along to our free sessions, from 19 to 23 February, to learn how to make the most of your time with VU.

Our one- and two-hour workshops at four different campuses will have you well prepared to start at Victoria University in 2018. We cover VU's IT Systems, study skills, and goal-setting.

You can attend as many sessions as you like, either consecutively or in separate parts, whenever and wherever is convenient for you!

You'll need to register to attend (see below).

VU Ready 1: VU's IT environment

This one-hour hands-on introduction to VU's IT environment will guide you through each VU system, including:

VU Ready 2: Academic & study skills

An introduction to university life focusing on academic and study skills. At this workshop you'll familiarise yourself with the university and learn:

  • what is expected of you
  • how lectures and tutorials work
  • what's in your unit guide
  • how to make the most of your assignments and feedback

VU Ready 3: Be the best you can be

Self-management & psychological preparedness

Starting university can be exciting, daunting or even overwhelming. VU Ready 3 will help get you better prepared for what lies ahead.

This interactive workshop will look at:

  • setting goals and achieving your goals
  • strategies to manage your time
  • gaining self-confidence
  • helpful ways to manage any stress you may encounter
  • getting you prepared to start university with a bang!

Register online

Select the date and campus, and use the links in the table below to register.

Room numbers and other details can be found on the registration page.

Campus

VU Ready 1
IT systems

12.30-1.45pm

VU Ready 2
Study skills

2pm-4pm

VU Ready 3
Be your best

10am-12pm

Footscray Park
St Albans
City Flinders 21 Feb
Queen Street 22 Feb

 

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When?

This event has already taken place.

19 February 2018, 10:00am to 23 February 2018, 5:00pm

Where?

Footscray Park Ballarat Road
Footscray
Australia

St Albans campus: McKechnie St, St Albans

City Flinders campus: 300 Flinders Street, Melbourne

Queen Street campus: 256, 283, 295 & 300 Queen Street, Melbourne

 

Get in touch

Miguel Gil
Transition Coordinator
Phone: 
+61 3 9919 5247