Welcome to Victoria University! We hope that studying with us is one of the most memorable times of your life.

Orientation is a great way to start university or TAFE. You'll get important course information and meet other students at social events.

Join the O-Fest social program in addition to your Orientation to make friends, join a club or society, find out about all the programs and support services available to you at VU, and participate in some fun activities.

O-Fest social events

Kick off university life with the Orientation Festival (O-Fest) activities and social program brought to you by Student Life

There will be free food and entertainment throughout each day.

You can attend O-Fest activities at any campus, regardless of your main campus of study.

  • The next O-Fest for Semester 2 Block 3 students is Thursday 28 September, 2023.
  • The next O-Fest Block Party is Tuesday 3 October, 2023.

International students

If you are an international student visa holder (subclass 500) you must attend one compulsory 'Meet your International Student Support team' session, where you will learn important information.

Register international session

Getting Connected videos

We have a full series of short videos to help you get connected to VU online and find out all you need to know to get started at VU.

Get started by watching the first 3 right now: