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University campuses all set for 2018 Open Day

Posted: Monday 13 August 2018

Visitors to Federation University Australia’s Open Day on Sunday 26 August will be able to explore a wide range of tertiary programs, student support services, career advice and fun activities.

Prospective students and their families are invited to the Ballarat, Gippsland and Berwick campuses from 10 am to 3 pm on the day.

Visitors will be able to explore the University’s expansive list of programs at Discovery Points at each campus.

Prospective students can meet and speak with staff and current students; attend useful information sessions and collect handy student support information.

Visitors also are invited to explore the University’s facilities and FedUni Living accommodation.

“On behalf of the University, we look forward to welcoming students and their families to FedUni for our 2018 Open Day,” Giuseppe Marino, Acting Manager of Marketing and Communications, said.

“University staff and student ambassadors will be at hand to help with any questions you may have.”

At Mt Helen, information stalls will include information on Business, Science and Engineering, Nursing, Psychology and Information Technology. There will be a TAFE Try A Trade activity and the Arts Academy in central Ballarat also will be open.

At Gippsland, activities will include criminal justice investigations, outdoor education activities, nursing survivor challenge, and IT and Science Zones.

At Berwick, activities will include information on programs including arts, psychology, nursing, business and the Industry Placement Program.

A free shuttle bus will operate between the University’s Mt Helen and Camp Street campuses and the Ballarat Railway Station throughout the day.

There will be around 1500 free car parking spaces at the Mt Helen Campus and event parking signage will be in place on the day.

More information about campus activities on Open Day can be found at

Contact Matthew Freeman
Media and Government Relations
03 5327 9510; 0408 519 674