Oorala Orientation Week 2019

students and staff sitting round tables eating and talking in the Oorala Foyer
Students and staff at the 2017 Oorala Orientation Week  - Welcome Breakfast

Oorala welcomes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to Armidale and UNE.

Join us at the The Oorala Welcome Breakfast and the Welcome Back BBQ and Study Lab Opening

  • meet up with fellow Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students
  • checkout the facilities and layout of Oorala
  • get to know our friendly staff; and
  • sign-up for support services, such as the Targeted Tutorial Assistance program




Monday 25 February
8:00 – 9:30

The Oorala Welcome Breakfast

Enjoy a hot breakfast; Oorala’s welcome & collect a gown for the commencement ceremony

On-Campus Orientation Program

All Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at UNE

Wednesday 27 February

11:30 –12:00pm

2:30 - 3:00pm

Get to Know the Oorala Aboriginal Centre
On Campus or On-line

Info on scholarships, tutoring and support.

On-Campus Orientation Program

This session is delivered by Oorala Student Services with all students welcome to participate, especially first years

Wednesday 6 March
12 noon

Welcome Back BBQ & Study Lab Launch

Informal gathering for all students to meet each other and the Oorala staff and launch the newly refurbished Study lab facilities.

All Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students at UNE

The TRACKS Orientation Program for those who have been accepted into the 2019 TRACKS program includes some of the general UNE orientation events yet has it own specialist agenda. Have a look!

Engage with Oorala and WIN an iPad

128G ipad - giveawayStudents who participate in Oorala's Orientation program events will go into a draw to win an 128 G iPad! Second Prize and $200 Campus Bookshop voucher and Third Prize a $100 Campus Essentials voucher.

For each of the activities listed below students will receive a ticket in the iPad draw.

Some helpful links: