• 20 July 2020, 8:00am to 24 July 2020, 5:00pm
Online event
Free

Postgraduate welcome sessions

Come along to your virtual orientation session to get to know our friendly College and School staff. Gain all the essential information you need to start your study. 

You will receive a link to register for each relevant session via email.

Postgraduate student welcome

Monday 20 July 10-10.45am
Webex Platform

The main postgraduate welcome is for all commencing postgraduate students. If you also have a course-specific session listed below, please attend this in addition to the main welcome. This session will include a Q&A session with College staff, Student Mentors and Student Advisors, so you will have the opportunity to ask questions and hear from current VU students. 

Course sessions

Monday 20 July, 11.30am-12pm
Zoom Platform

If you are commencing one of the following courses, attend this in addition to the postgraduate student welcome:

  • AMCD Master of International Communications Development Orientation
  • AMDM Master of Digital Media Orientation
  • ATTL Graduate Certificate in TESOL Orientation
  • EGEC Graduate Diploma in Early Childhood Education 
  • EMED Master of Education Orientation
  • EMES Master of Teaching (Secondary) Orientation 
  • EMPE Master of Teaching (Primary) Orientation.

Undergraduate welcome sessions

If you’re about to commence an undergraduate degree, come along to our Undergraduate Welcome Sessions and one of our live Block Essential Sessions to get prepared to commence your studies. 

You will receive a link to register for each relevant session via email.

Welcome session

Tuesday 21 July, 10-10.30am
Webex platform

Block essential sessions

Come along and ask academic staff, Student Mentors, Student Advisors and Course Unit Advisors any questions you might have. You can select from any of the following sessions:

Session 1
Tuesday 21 July, 10.30–11am
Webex Platform

Session 2
Wednesday 22 July, 2–2.30pm
Webex Platform

Session 3
Thursday 23 July, 11–11.30am
Webex Platform

Other sessions

If your course is listed in this section, this is the only session you need to attend:

LGML Graduate Diploma in Migration Law Orientation
Saturday 13 June, 9-11.30am
This session has been recorded and is available in your VU Collaborate Essentials space. 

Diploma of Education Studies Welcome
Wednesday 22 July, 2–2.30pm
Zoom Platform.

VU College welcome sessions

If you’re about to commence a course with VU College, come along to your live Welcome Session to get prepared to commence your studies. 

You will receive the meeting information for your session via email.

Higher education diploma welcome

Monday 20 July, 12pm–2pm
Zoom platform

If you are commencing one of the following courses, please attend the VU College Orientation:

  • VDBE Diploma of Business (Enterprise)
  • VDEN Diploma of Engineering
  • VDIT Diploma of Information Technology.

Other welcome sessions

If your course is listed in this section, this is the only session you need to attend.

You will receive a link to register for each relevant session via email.

LGML Graduate Diploma in Migration Law Orientation
Saturday 13 June, 9-11.30am
This session has been recorded and is available in your VU Collaborate Essentials space.

Diploma of Education Studies Welcome
Wednesday 22 July, 2–2.30pm
Zoom Platform.

International welcome sessions

If you are a newly commencing international student, please attend one of these Q&A sessions:

Session 1
Thursday 2 July, 11-11.30am
Zoom Platform

Session 2
Thursday 14 July, 11-11.30am
Zoom Platform

Session 3
Friday 24 July, 11-11.30am
Zoom Platform.

You will receive a link to register for each relevant session via email.

Winter O-Fest

Make sure you attend our virtual Winter O-Fest activities! You can meet other students, get involved with student life and take part in fun activities, which include:

  • yoga classes
  • Zumba lessons
  • Bollywood and Hip Hop dance classes
  • caricature sessions
  • cyber savvy sessions
  • Student Clubs sessions
  • career sessions
  • games rooms
  • a whole lot more!

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