School of Health and Life Sciences

Welcome to the School of Health & Life Sciences. It is important to attend all of your scheduled activities which includes 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.

Monday 24 February 2020

International students only

Attendance is compulsory for all commencing international students.

9:30am - 4:00pm This Orientation program includes important information about:
University services
Your rights and responsibilities
Health and safety
Adjusting to a new culture
Visa and financial information
C Building, Mt Helen

Tuesday 25 February 2020

All commencing students

Attendance is compulsory for all commencing international students.

8:30am - 9:30am Free Breakfast
Come early to meet your mentor, and grab some free breakfast and coffee to fuel your brain for day one.
Mt Helen Quad 
(Between Building L and U)
9:30am - 10:00am School Welcome
Meet your mentor and get welcomed to University by the senior staff in your School.
Building F,
Room 301 
10:00am - 11:00am Program Overview 
Your lecturers will give you an overview of your course.
Exercise, Sport and Health and Psychology students head to F301, F314, F315.
Biomedical Science, Biotechnology, Veterinary and Wildlife Science, Food and Nutrition, Environmental and Conservation Science students head to T127.
Building F,
Rooms 301, 314, 315, T127
11:00am - 12:00pm Mentor Session & Campus Tour 
Mentors will take you all around the campus pointing out everything you need to know to succeed at Uni.
12:00pm - 1:00pm Free Lunch
It's a party in the Quad! Come for the food, stay for the music and opportunities to get to know your fellow students.
Mt Helen Quad 
(Between Building L and U)
1:00pm - 1:30pm Studying a Science degree? Get lab ready!
An important occupational health and safety induction for all Science students.  
Building F,
Room 301 
1:00pm - 2:00pm Timetable Session
Make sure your enrolment information is correct, you have your timetable and are ready to start the semester.
Building T,
Rooms 147, 148, 149 
2:00pm - 3:00pm Getting Connected
Your mentor and our IT staff will guide you through all the tech basics, like using Moodle and checking your classes.
Building F,
Room 302, 305 
3:00pm - 3:30pm 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 T,
Room 101
3:30pm - 4:00pm Your Rights are Equal Rights
Find out how you can contribute to a respectful and fun culture at Fed.
Building T,
Room 101 
4:00pm - 5:00pm Library Tour
Get to know the library and its many services in your mentor group.
Building L
5:00pm - 6:00pm Wine and Cheese Afternoon
Keep the conversation flowing over delicious cheese and nibbles, a drink and live music.
Building U

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