Things you need to do if you're moving to Melbourne, from confirming finding accommodation to packing and booking an airport pick up.
Before classes start
After accepting your offer and for some planning your arrive to Melbourne, there are several things you'll need to do to get ready for classes at Melbourne.
Attend orientation day
You’ll need to attend Orientation Day before classes start.
On the day, you'll learn more about your faculty, degree and the student services you can access. You'll also meet other students, teachers and support staff, and find out about student clubs, societies and events going on around campus.
Manage your student account
You can log in to your student account at any time view your emails, manage your enrolment, view your timetable, exams, results, library notifications and more.
You can also pay and manage any tuition fees through your student account. You can also find out about additional orientation, events and more you'll need to attend before you start.
Through your account you can also plan your course, choose the right subjects, and reviewing your plans each semester to ensure you are on track to graduate.
This will help you maximise the unique course options and pathways and will help you achieve your academic goals.
Get student support
There's a lot to get your head around when you come to University and our Stop 1 team is there to answer any of your questions.
You can visit in person at Parkville and Southbank or by phone, email or live chat. Our dedicated, friendly staff can help you out in a wide range of areas, such as fees, applications and admissions, financial aid and scholarships, housing enquiries, examinations and results, and more.
Explore campus life
You can also make the most of your time at Melbourne by getting involved in University life. This includes:
- Joining a student club or society, when you'll meet like-minded people and enjoy events and activities organised through the club.
- Going to free campus events, with plenty of things on all year, from future student events to free public lectures and Wednesday farmers markets.
- Using our range of sporting facilities, with access to a gym, running track, group fitness classes, squash courts, a swimming pool and more.
- Entering competitions, from an online photography competition to the annual Amazing Spaghetti Machine contest, our calendar is full of opportunities to try Melbourne life for yourself.
What to do after you arrive. From finding longer-term accommodation to attending orientation day and exploring our rich campus and student life.