UG orientation

Undergraduate Orientation: 19 July 2017

Your orientation day should be planned in two steps

STEP 1: Register to attend the UNSW Business School Welcome

UNSW Business School Welcome, 12:00pm, Ainsworth Theatre (G03)

In the welcome you will hear from the Business School Deputy Dean (Education), meet your fellow students and discover the UNSW Campus.

After the welcome session we invite you to join us for a complimentary BBQ on the Ball Sculpture Lawn.


STEP 2: Register for the afternoon Break-Out Workshops

Now we invite you to attend a series of workshops. These 30 min workshops give you the opportunity to find out more information about the services and opportunities available to you at the Business School and will prepare you for your time here. Each session will run a couple of times so that you can attend all of them if you wish - just create a schedule that suits you.

Workshop: Hit the ground running – technology and study skills, Ainsworth Theatre (G03)

An introduction to technology and skills to support your learning:

  • Moodle
  • UNSW email
  • Office 365
  • EDU mini workshop


Workshop: Academic success, Ainsworth Theatre (G02)

An introduction to the academic support available to you at the UNSW Business School.

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Workshop: Student opportunities – build your career, Ainsworth Theatre (202)

Get Career Ready – An introduction to internships, international exchange and career opportunities at the Business School.

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We look forward to meeting you!

Undergraduate orientation program

Semester 2, 2016

UNSW Business School Undergraduate Welcome

Thursday 21 July, 2016
11.00am – 12.30pm

Central Lecture Block Theatre 7 (CLB7)

How to get to UNSW

  • UNSW Business School Undergraduate Orientation is a crucial stepping stone into studying business at UNSW.
  • Be welcomed by the Dean, Professor Chris Styles.
  • Hear about the range of academic and extra-curricular opportunities and support services available.
  • The various Student Societies, Services and Staff will be on hand to answer your questions and provide further information.
  • There will be organised campus tours.
  • And, join us for lunch to network with your fellow students

Orientation workshops

Workshop 1

Thursday 21 July, 2016
1.00 – 2.00pm

Central Lecture Block 1

Study Business with Mindfulness

Learn about the Business School’s goals and values underpinning your program of study; how mindfulness and sound study strategies can set you up for success.

Workshop 2

Friday 22nd July 2016
11.00am – 12.00pm

Ainsworth G03

Writing and Researching for Business

Most assessment tasks in the Business School require well developed researching and writing skills and these work in tandem with critical thinking. Learn about how argumentation combines all three essential skills.

Other essential info

Study Skills to help you succeed

Complete the online ELISE study skills course (mandatory for all new Undergraduate students)

Other Faculty welcomes

For students studying dual degrees, please attend other Faculty welcomes

How to get your student ID

Student ID cards are issued to all students to have access university services

What's next?

Be prepared for starting university by attending Orientation and know more about settling in