Orientation

During orientation, or “O week” at Murdoch, you will have the chance to meet other local and international students through seminars, excursions, BBQ lunches, dinner and many other activities.


International orientation

Our international orientation program is designed to help you meet other international students, get ready for your studies and adjust to living in Perth. Please plan your journey to Perth so you can arrive in time to attend the orientation sessions.

You will learn how to:

You will also need to complete several online modules through the Student Welcome Service. These modules will give you information about living in Australia and studying at Murdoch University. If you haven’t already created an account, you need to register in order to access the online modules.

In addition to the sessions below, International students must also attend one of the following:

 

SessionSession Details
Orientation (Day 1)
(Required for International and Study Abroad & Exchange students)
Thu 15 Feb (8:30am-5pm)

Perth campus, 460.2.029

RSVP
Orientation (Day 2)
(Optional for International, Study Abroad & Exchange, interstate and regional students)
Fri 16 Feb (11am-5pm)

FREE Excursion to Kings Park & Cottesloe Beach. Students should meet in front of the Student Centre

Spaces are limited - sign-up at the end of Orientation (Day 1)
Study Abroad & Exchange Orientation
(Required for Study Abroad & Exchange students)
Fri 16 Feb (9am-11am)

RSVP
International Latecomers Orientation
(Required for International students arriving after 15 Feb)
Thu 22 Feb (9am-10am)

RSVP is not required
Welcome Dinner
(Optional for International, Study Abroad & Exchange, interstate and regional students)
Thu 22 Feb (6pm-8pm)

Perth campus, Pop-up Refectory

RSVP is not required
Excursion to Caversham Wildlife Park
(Optional for International, Study Abroad & Exchange, interstate and regional students)
Fri 23 Feb (11am-5pm)

Students who have purchased tickets should meet outside the Student Centre at 11am

Spaces are limited - to attend, purchase a ticket from the Student Centre for $18
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