School of Health and Life Sciences

Welcome to the School of Health and Life Sciences! Below is your 2020 orientation timetable. It is important to attend all of your scheduled activities which include key information that you will need during your time at FedUni. Don't forget to have some fun and join in the social activities!

The information below may change between now and Orientation and we recommend checking back just before the day.

Wednesday 26 February 2020

International students only

Attendance is compulsory for all commencing international students.

9:30am - 4:00pmThis Orientation program includes important information about:
University services
Your rights and responsibilities
Health and safety
Adjusting to a new culture
Visa and financial information
Building 1N,
Room 206/207 

Thursday 27 February 2020

All commencing students

Attendance is compulsory for all commencing international students.

8:30am - 9:30amBrekkie with your Mentor
Come meet your mentor and grab a free breakfast to fuel your brain for day one.
Building 3N, Student Lounge
9:30am - 10:00am School Welcome
Get welcomed to University by the senior staff in your School.
Building 2E,
Room 101 
10:00am - 11:00am Program Overview
Your lecturers will give an overview of your program, let you know what to expect and how to succeed.
Biomedical Science, Biotechnology, Veterinary and Wildlife Science, Food and Nutrition, Environmental and Conservation Science students head to Building 1S, Room 102.
Psychology students head to Building 1S, Room 103.
Exercise Science students head to Building 1S, Room 117.
Health Science students head to Building 2S, Room 122. 
Building 1S,
Rooms 102, 103, 117
Building 2S, Room 122
11:00am - 11:30amStudying a Science degree? Get lab ready!
An important occupational health and safety induction for all Science students.
Building 1S,
Room 102
11:00am - 11:30am Mentor Session 
Connect with your Mentor and peers.
11:30am - 1:00pm Free Lunch
It's a party on campus! Come for the food, stay for the music, and opportunities to get to know your fellow students.
Building 1N,
Rose Garden
1:00pm - 1:30pm Your Rights are Equal Rights
What's Federation University all about? Find out how you can contribute to a respectful and fun culture at Fed.
Building 4N,
Room 120
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Getting Support at Uni
Anything can happen while you're studying, so it's important to know about all the essential Uni services that can support you from your first day all the way to your first job.
Building 4N,
Room 120
2:00pm - 2:30pmMentor Campus Tour
Mentors will take you all around the campus pointing out everything you need to know to succeed at Uni.
2:30pm - 3:00pmLibrary Tour
Get to know the library and its many services in your mentor group.
3:00pm - 4:00pm
Getting Connected
Your mentor and our IT staff will guide you through all the tech basics, like using Moodle and checking your classes.
Building 1E, Rooms 213/214,
Building 4N, Room 268 and Library

Please note schedule subject to change.