T1 On-Campus

On-Campus Orientation Program (Trimester 1 2017)

Below is the final Orientation program for on-campus students. If additional events are added we'll let everyone know via the Insiders' GuideFacebook or Twitter. We are working on a downloadable Orientation booklet which will be available in coming days.

On-Campus Program

Date & TimeEventVenue + Start TimeApplicable to
Orientation begins for International Students10am
Lewis Lecture Theatre (LT)
International Students
Townies Welcome BBQ5pm
The 'Stro
All non-College residents
(incl. International Students)
Oorala Welcome Breakfast8am
Oorala Centre
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students
 Students to collect Academic GownsFrom 9.00am
Top Courtyard
All non-College residents including International and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students
 Guard of Honour 9.50am
Graduates Walk
Staff, returning students and parents. Commencing students to be seated in Lazenby Hall.
 Commencement Ceremony10am
Lazenby Hall
All Students (to be seated by 9.45am)
 Parents Morning Tea + Information Session hosted by Janelle Tisserand10.15am
Lewis LT
Parents of Students
 Toolkit Session hosted by Xanthe Mallett11am (approx)
Lazenby Hall
All Students
 Welcome Lunch12pm
Ingrid Moses Courtyard 
All students & Parents
 O'Mazing Race2pm
Top Courtyard 
Non-College Residents (Townies)
+ International Students
Lifesaver Day10am
Ingrid Moses Courtyard
+ Lazenby Hall 
All Students
 Launch: International English Language Circle12pm
The 'Stro
International Students
 Commencing Student Photo1pm
Booloominbah Lawns 
All Students
 SportUNE Olympiad2pm
SportUNE Facility 
All Students
 Mature Student Afternoon Tea hosted by UNESA (N/B. 'mature' is considered anyone who is a non School leaver)2-4pm Boolominbah LawnsAll non-School leavers
Compulsory Academic Programs Commence All Students (in School Groups)
 Students enrolled in Science and Technology degrees9am-2.30pm
McClymont Lecture Theatre
 Students enrolled in Environmental & Rural Science 
Biological Sciences Lecture Theatre
 Students enrolled in Arts, BCSS + Humanities degrees9.30am-1.00pm
Arts A1 Lecture Theatre
 Dixson Library Tours (meet in Library Foyer, tours depart every 30mins)12-2pmStudents not in academic programs
 Students enrolled in Education degrees (starts with lunch and the official program begins at 1pm in the Education Lecture Theatre)12pm-3.30pm
Education Building Lawns
 Students enrolled in Law degrees1pm-4pm
LT1 (JP Belshaw Lecture Theatre) EBL Building Wing 40 (next to the Law Library)
 Comedy NightEvening
The 'Stro 
All Students (details will be available from UNELife)
Students enrolled in Health degrees9am-4.30pm
Sommerville (P1) Lecture Theatre 
 Compulsory lectures for students enrolled in Environmental, Rural Science,
Science and Technology degrees
Biological Sciences Lecture Theatre
 Introduction to Medicine by the Head of School10am-11.00am
Lewis Lecture Theatre
Students enrolled in Medicine
 Dixson Library Tours (meet in Library Foyer, tours depart every 30mins)12-2pmStudents not in academic programs
 Students enrolled in Business degrees1pm-4pm
John Dillon Lecture Theatre (LT4)
 Welcome Back Party or 'Stro Night (over 18s)Evening
Various venues
All students (details will be available from UNELife)
Review and Prepare Day - get everything sorted ready for lectures on Monday.Various venues All students
 Oorala BBQ & Information Session12pm
Oorala Centre
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students
Dorrigo Rainforest TripTime TBC
Venue TBC
All students - Limited places, to book call UNE International on 6773 3192.
Intercollegiate Swimming CarnivalTime TBC
Monckton Aquatic Centre
All students
Academic Program for students commencing EEN (Nursing)10am
Venue TBC 
Health Students
 Lectures commence for All students (refer to your individual timetable for details) All students

*Current as at 1.2.17 and subject to change.