Orientation program

A compulsory orientation program for all study abroad and exchange students is held every semester, approximately one week prior to the start of classes. The program is designed to provide students with all the information they require to settle into a new country and to confidently approach a new study environment.

Study abroad and exchange student virtual orientation program

Autumn Session 2023

Date: Tuesday, 21 February 2023

Time | Location: TBA


Topics covered include:

  • Enrolment at the UOW
  • Academic differences
  • Services and facilities available campus
  • Information relating to Overseas Student Health Cover
  • Surf saftey guidelines
  • Opportunity to meet other study abroad and exchange students
  • Campus tours

Students should enrol prior to orientation, but we can assist you to enrol on the day if needed. 

Further details for upcoming orientation events can be found on our Orientation page.