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Canberra orientation

Orientation is your chance to settle in and get ready for uni life:

  • get information on a wide range of student resources
  • attend skill based session to get you ready for study
  • meet other students in your course
  • find your way around.

Orientation session


Monday 3 February - Thursday 6 February 2020


UC Campus, Bruce ACT

Getting started

Enrolment help

Once you have all the information you need about your course, it is a good idea to get some enrolment help.

There will be staff available in the Library (Building 8, Level B) to help you to complete your enrolment and organise your timetable.

Student ID card

Student cards are printed in the Student Centre in Building 1 between 10am and 4pm Monday to Friday.

To save time, you can upload a photo in advance through MyUC. Search for ‘ID card’ in the MyUC student portal and follow the steps outlined.

Campus tours

Campus tours are available on the hour 10am-2pm. Tours leave from the Student Ambassador information stall located near on the Concourse near Building 8.


Course advice sessions

Course advice sessions are a great way to start orientation. Each course has a session where you can learn what to expect and meet faculty staff and other students studying your degree.

Study skills essentials session

The study skills essentials session will help you get off to a great start with your studies and provide tips for success at UC, including:

  • understanding the unit outline
  • tips from unit conveners
  • understanding referencing and plagiarism
  • the study help available.