Melbourne Orientation

Start: 4th Mar 2020 9:00 am
End: 5th Mar 2020 4:00 pm
Duration: 1 day and 7 hours
Location: Melbourne Campus, 120 Spencer Street

Type: Information Session
Category: Current Student
Region: Melbourne

Orientation is a busy time on campus, with lots of activities and workshops available to help you settle in. If you are an international student, attending Orientation is compulsory. If you’re a domestic student, we recommend you attend an Orientation event, even if you plan to study online.


If you are new to CQUni, please RSVP before Monday, 24 February.

Event Summary

This event will be repeated across two days. Students only need to attend the day for their study area or course. To determine the day you should attend, please see below:

Wednesday, 4 March: Information Technology, Project Management, Master of Engineering and Bachelor of Engineering

Thursday, 5 March: The School of Business and Law (including Master of Management for Engineers), The School of Health, Medical and Applied Sciences and the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Sciences

If you are unsure about your School, please familiarise yourself with the School and Course Guide.


Dates and times may be subject to change, please refer to this website for any updates.

9.00am – 9.30am

Level 1, Room 1.12

9.30am – 10.00am

Welcome and Acknowledgement of Traditional Owners
Level 1, Room 1.09

10.00am – 10.20am

Student IT Essentials and Library
Level 1, Room 1.09

10.20am – 10.40am

Academic Learning Centre
Level 1, Room 1.09

10.40am – 11.00am

Morning Tea
Level 1, Room 1.12

11.00am – 11.10am

Break into Groups based on Your Academic School
Level 1, Room 1.09

11.10am – 12.30am

Course-Specific Information and Moodle
Refer to Course Events on page 2 for further details

12.30am – 1.00pm

Wildlife Experience
Level 1, Room 1.09

1.00pm – 2.00pm

Lunch and Market Stalls
Level 1, Room 1.12

2.00pm – 2.20pm

Course Advice
Level 1, Room 1.09

2.20pm – 2.40pm

Tips on how to enhance your university experience
Level 1, Room 1.09

2.40pm – 3.00pm

Level 1, Room 1.09

3.00pm – 3.20pm

Campus Engagement; Student Panel Q & A; Campus Life Committee
Level 1, Room 1.09

3.20pm – 3.40pm

International 101 (compulsory attendance for international students)
Level 1, Room 1.09

3.20pm – 3.40pm

Domestic 101
Level 1, Room 1.16

3.40pm – 4.00pm

Australian Culture: Special guest!
Level 1, Room 1.09

4.00pm – late

Optional Social Activity
Meet at the entrance of CQUni Melbourne

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