Sydney Orientation

Start: 4th Mar 2020 8:00 am
End: 5th Mar 2020 4:00 pm
Duration: 1 day and 8 hours
Location: Sydney Campus, 400 Kent Street

Type: Information Session
Category: Current Student
Region: Sydney

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 so we know who will and won't be attending.

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: School of Engineering and Technology (including students from Information Technology and Project Management).

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


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

8.00am – 8.30am Arrival, Registration and Breakfast
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
8.30am – 9.00am Welcome and Acknowledgement of Traditional Owners
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
9.00am – 9.10am Login Wi-Fi and CQUni App
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
9.10am – 9.20am Library and IT Essentials
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
9.20am – 9.30am How to Survive and Thrive at University – Tips to Success!
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
9.30am – 9.50am Course Advice
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
9.50am - 10.10am Academic Learning Centre
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
10.10am - 10.30am Let us Support You
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
10.30am – 10.50am International 101
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
10.30am – 10.50am Domestic 101
Level 10, Room 10.12
10.50am – 11.00am Break into groups based on your course
Student Recreation Area (Basement)
11.00am – 12.30pm Course-Specific Information and Moodle
Information will be provided on the day
12.30pm – 1.30pm Lunch, Market Stalls and Wildlife Experience
Lunch and stalls on Level 9. Wildlife on Level 6, Room 6.05
1.30pm - 3.30pm Optional Social Activity
Meet at the entrance of CQUni Sydney.

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