The University of Newcastle, Australia

Orientation

Study Abroad / Exchange student Semester 1 O-Week Schedule

Time              

Activity

Location

Monday 19thFebruary

9:30 – 10:30am

Welcome and Information Session – International students

HD01 (Griffith Duncan Theatre)

10:30 – 11:15am

Study Abroad and Exchange  - Info session with University of Newcastle Exchange Student Network (UNESN) REGISTRATION REQUIRED

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HD01 (Griffith Duncan Theatre)

11:15 – 12:00

Campus tour. Depart from Griffith Duncan Theatre

Callaghan Campus

12:00 – onwards

BBQ Lunch

Hunter  Courtyard

12:45 – 1:45

Study Abroad and Exchange Enrollment trouble shooting

TBC

Tuesday 20th February

9:30am – 12:30pm

Orientation to Australian Wildlife at Blackbutt Nature Reserve with UNESN.  REGISTRATION REQUIRED – LIMITED PLACES.

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Departs Design Bus stop

Wednesday 21st February

12:00 – 5:00pm

Student Life, Clubs and Societies Expo – Attend the expo and find out what student clubs and societies are at UoN for your to join

Brennan Room, Shortland Union

12:30 – 2:30pm

Lunch and entertainment – Join us for a BBQ lunch and enjoy the free entertainment in the Auchmuty courtyard

Auchmuty Courtyard, Auchmuty courtyard

12:00 – 3:00pm

The Forum Sports & Aquatic Centre - Tours on Demand

Check out the world class facilities at The Forum right here on campus! Take a tour and learn about all your health & fitness options at UON.

The Forum Aquatic and Sports Centre, Callaghan Campus.

2:00 – 7:00pm

Our shout

Godfrey Tanner Bar

6:30pm -

Comedy Night

Godfrey Tanner Bar

Thursday 22ndFebruary

12:00 – 5:00pm

Student Life, Clubs and Societies Expo – Attend the expo and find out what student clubs and societies are at UoN for your to join

Brennan Room, Shortland Union

12:30 – 2:30pm

Lunch and entertainment – Join us for a BBQ lunch and enjoy the free entertainment in the Auchmuty courtyard

Auchmuty Courtyard, Auchmuty courtyard

12:00 – 3:00pm

The Forum Sports & Aquatic Centre - Tours on Demand

Check out the world class facilities at The Forum right here on campus! Take a tour and learn about all your health & fitness options at UON.

The Forum Aquatic and Sports Centre, Callaghan Campus

2:00 – 7:00pm

Our shout

Godfrey Tanner Bar

6:00 – 8:00pm

Sports Jam - Spectate, participate, and sign yourself up!

Head to The Forum to "taste test" the full range of sports UON has to offer at the Sports Jam - a 2-hour extravaganza that includes free food and some fantastic local DJs. Meet our sporting clubs, grab a bite, throw some shapes and get involved!

Oval 1

Friday 23rdFebruary

9:00am – 2:00pm

Surf Safety at Nobby’s Beach.  REGISTRATION REQUIRED – LIMITED PLACES.

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Departs Design Bus stop