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Orientation for new students 2012

  Welcome to the School of Art, Architecture and Design and congratulations on receiving and accepting an offer to the University!

Orientation activities introduce you to campus life, to people, to new ways of teaching and learning and to the multitude of resources and support available at the University of South Australia. It is highly recommended that you attend the orientation activities for your program. See also Enrolment and timetable information and the new students website.

There are also some useful new student tip videos available.


Welcome Areas

There will be a Welcome Area in Yungondi Building. The Welcome Area is a great place to meet U-Buddies (students already studying at UniSA) who can assist you with your queries in a relaxed, informal atmosphere about life at UniSA, enrolment, or find accommodation.
In addition, the Welcome Area at City West will be open with an extended service during the first two weeks of teaching where a U-Buddy will be able to assist you with your questions about:

Orientation Day

Undergraduate - DBVS Bachelor of Visual Arts (Specialisation)


Tuesday 17 July 2012

Time Event Venue
map of campus
10.00 am - 10:15 am Welcome & Orientation
from the Head of School and introduction to staff and mentors

10:15 am - 12:00 pm Program/Enrolment Advice Session
including student engagement and interactivity
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Lunch
Free time to talk to mentors, staff members and other students
12:45 pm - 2:00 pm Experiencing Success at Uni
This session prepares you for what to expect in the first few weeks and beyond, strategies for successful study and managing your academic workload through the academic year.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Passport Activity
Current UniSA students will take you on a tour of the City West Campus, and assist you with completing the Passport Activity
City West Campus
3:40 pm - 4:30 pm Online@UniSA (optional)
To introduce you to the University's online environment.