Orientation dates and times

Autumn 2019 Orientation dates

At these sessions you'll find out important information about your course, some handy hints for your first year and meet your classmates. The time and date of your orientation will depend on what type of student you are:

Wollongong campus

Faculty Date/time/location


Thursday 28 February
McKinnon Lawn Marquee

Engineering and Information Sciences

Wednesday 27 February
McKinnon Lawn Marquee (outside Building 67)

Law, Humanities and the Arts

Tuesday 26 February
Time and location specific to each course
Science, Medicine and Health

Thursday 28 February

Undergraduate courses

9am - Building 20 Foyer

  • Nursing
  • Exercise Science & Rehabilitation
  • Medical and Health Sciences
  • Nutrition and Dietetics

9am - Building 67 Foyer

  • Science
  • Pre-Medicine,Science and Health
  • Indigenous Health

Postgraduate courses

11am - Building 67 Foyer

Find out more

Social Sciences 

Wednesday 27 February
Undergraduate courses, Master of Teaching (Primary & Secondary) and Postgraduate Psychology

Times and locations specific to each course

Thursday 7 March
Postgraduate courses (excluding Master of Teaching (Primary & Secondary) and Postgraduate Psychology)
6pm - Building 67 Foyer


UOW Wollongong campus map

Sydney and regional campus orientation

Campus  Date/time/location
Batemans Bay

Thursday 14 February

More information


Wednesday 20 and Thursday 21 February
9am (students attend both days)

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Tuesday 12 February

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South Western Sydney
  • Nursing - Thursday 21 February
    9am - 3pm
  • All other faculties - Friday 22 February
    9am - 3pm

More information

Southern Highlands

Thursday 28 February
9am - 2pm

More information

Southern Sydney
  • Nursing - Monday 25 February
  • Business - Wednesday 27 February

More information


Higher Degree Research

Head to the HDR website for your orientation program.

Study Abroad and Exchange

Head to the Study abroad and exchange website for your orientation program.

Not sure which faculty you belong to?

Check out the Course Handbook for more information.

Last reviewed: 13 February, 2019