What is Orientation?

Orientation is your introduction to Monash University and is designed to give you the information and tools you’ll need to kick start your degree at Monash the right way. Your orientation will give you many opportunities to connect with peers, find support and get to know your faculty before starting your classes!

Here's how it works:

Facts and figures

  • Your faculty orientation sessions

    Get all your program details, meet your academics and fellow students. There will be separate sessions for undergraduate and postgraduate study levels.
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  • The Orientation Hub

    Enjoy free lunch, activities, meeting your clubs and societies, discover support services available to you and connect with peers.
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  • International student orientation

    This session is specific for international students. You'll be able to ask questions, meet other new students and gain essential information about your rights and responsibilities, Monash support services, Overseas Student Health Cover (OSHC), accommodation options, health and safety, and lots more.

Facts and figures

  • Campus tours

    Explore Caulfield campus and find your way around with a guided tour of key campus locations.
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  • Social and networking events

    Time to celebrate, connect with newly made friends! Enjoy food, drinks, music and start making Monash memories.

In the meantime…

Want to know more about what studying at Monash University is like?
You can get a head start on connecting and meeting new friends, take a tour of the campuses, and have a look at your Essential Checklist to see what you can do before semester even starts to prepare you for your time at Monash.

Explore your Faculty

Your course may have some tasks to complete prior Semester beginning so check out your faculty below or keep checking Moodle, Monash’s learning management system for updates.

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