School of Education and FAST Program
Welcome new students to the School of Education and the FAST program! We wish you an exciting and transformative journey with Federation University Australia. A journey that will start with your orientation. Check the schedule below to find out what you and your fellow first years will be getting up to. Click here to check out the full range of social activities available across the week.
Wednesday 27 February 2019
|9.00 - 9.45am||Arrive on campus|
|9.45 – 10.15am||Official Welcome|
Meet fellow students and university leadership who will provide you with an overview and advice for starting out and succeeding at uni.
|10.30am – 12.00pm||School Welcome & Whole of School Activity|
Hear some specific advice about your program in the School of Education
|12.00 – 12.30pm||School Activity|
Get to know your fellow first years and meet your student mentor.
|12.30 - 1.30pm||Mentor Goosechase|
Compete in teams to race around the campus and solve puzzles.
|1.30 - 3.30pm||Market Day Festival|
Free lunch, market stalls, live music, free ice-cream and slushies, Games Hub, games and activities!
|3.30 - 6.00pm||Acoustic Arvo |
Live music, free food and casual games in the bar.
Drop in sessions
|Time||Room 2E 101||Library||1E 213/214|
|2.00 - 2.20pm||Student Connect: Scholarships||Tour||Getting IT Connected|
|2.20 - 2.40pm||Student Learning Advisor||Tour||Getting IT Connected|
|2.40 - 3.00pm||Student Connect: Health & Wellbeing||Tour||Getting IT Connected|
|3.00 - 3.20pm||Student Connect: Development & Employability||Tour||Getting IT Connected|
|3.20 - 3.40pm||Student Connect: Industry Placement Program (IPP)||Tour||Getting IT Connected|
Thursday 28 February 2019
|8:30 – 9:30am|
Family Friendly Morning
The family and friends of our new students are invited to join us for a pancake breakfast and the opportunity to meet some of the academic and support staff at FedUni. Find out what uni is going to be all about for your loved one and how you can support them along the way.
Please register at https://familyandfriendsgipps.eventbrite.com.au
|10:00am – 12:00pm||Program Overviews|
Sport, Physical & Outdoor Education
Health & Physical Education
|12:00 – 1:00pm||Free Build Your Own Burger Lunch|
Free lunch and a chance to mingle with your mentor groups, staff, and other students.
|Student Lounge (3N131)|
Please note schedule subject to change.