School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions

Welcome to the School of Nursing & Healthcare Professions. It is important to attend all of your scheduled activities which includes key information that you will need during your time at FedUni. Orientation is also about having fun and making friends, so make sure to attend the social activities!

Please note this information may change in the lead up to the event, we suggest you check again just before the day.

Students to bring an electronic device to all nursing sessions. 

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 C
Room 001
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.
Building C
Room 001
11:00am - 12:00pmMentor 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 first-years.
Mt Helen Quad 
(Between Building L and U)
1:00pm - 2:00pm Library Tour
Get to know the library and its many services in your mentor group.
Building L
2:00pm - 2:30pm Getting Support at Uni
Anything can happen while you're studying, so it's important to know about all the essential services the University provides to support you from first year all the way to your first job.
Building C
Room 001 
2:30pm - 3:00pm 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 C
Room 001
3:00pm - 4:00pm Timetable Session
Make sure your enrolment information is correct, you have your timetable and are ready to start the semester.
Building F,
Room 302, 303, 304, 305 
4:00pm - 5:00pm Getting Connected
Your mentor and our IT staff will guide you through all the tech basics, like using Moodle and checking your classes.
Building C
Room 001
5:00pm - 6:00pm Wine and Cheese Afternoon
Keep the conversation flowing over delicious cheese and nibbles, a drink and live music.
Building U

Wednesday 26 Feb 2020

Nursing students only

9:00am - 5:00pm Program Overview Building C,
Room 001