2019 Orientation for New Students

Welcome to all of our 2019 commencing students!

Student Administrative Services will be hosting our Civilian and DCUS Students at our Orientation Day on Wednesday 20 February.

This day provides students with the opportunity to receive information from UNSW regarding all aspects of university life. Orientation Day involves presentations and market stalls from various academics, external parties and university staff.

Breakfast, morning tea, lunch and fun activities will be provided. Please email sas@adfa.edu.au for any dietary requirements by 12 noon Monday 18 February.

Below is a full schedule of events.


08.45 – 9.30 Welcome Breakfast LT North Foyer
09.30 – 10.30 UNSW Canberra welcome  Prof Harvi Sidhu, Deputy Rector LT10, LT North
5minute presentations Student Administrative Services Mr Martyn Jones, Deputy Manager SAS
  Learning and Teaching Group Dr David Meacheam, Director Academic Support Services
  Academic Advisors for Civilian Students Mr Charles Hoke, SEIT
  Equity and Diversity Ms Melanie Kovacs, Manager Equity and Diversity
  Student Counselling Services Ms Dominique Kazan and Ms Lisa Shirt, Student Counsellors
  Health, Safety and Facilities Ms Suzanna Holmes, Manager Health, Safety and Fasilities
  Engineers Australia Ms Kelly Power, Engineers Australia
  ARC ARC Student Representative
  Robogals Jane, Robogals
  Trainee Officers Trainee Officers, ADFA
10.30 – 11.00 Morning tea and competition Melanie Kovacs, Manager Equity and Diversity LT North Foyer and grass area
11.00 – 12.30 Enrolment assistance and market stalls Student Administrative Services and various stakeholders LT North Foyer
12.30 – 13.10 Lunch and activities Student Administrative Services and ARC LT North grass area
13.10 – 13.50 Campus and SEIT tour Student Administration and SEIT staff Meet at LT North Foyer
13.50 – 14.50 Library tour & info session/Intro to Moodle Library staff, LTG staff Campus library


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