Your official introduction and welcome to UNSW College.

Smiling students standing in front of building

Orientation is essential for all new students studying at UNSW College and includes resources, events and information sessions designed to get you ready and set up for day one of your course. 

  At Orientation, you will: 

  • Meet teachers, classmates and support staff. 
  • Receive detailed course and timetable information 
  • Set up your online accounts  
  • Learn about academic and wellbeing support available 
  • Join a campus tour 
  • Enjoy social activities and have fun! 

To learn more about Orientation and get set up for your course, visit the UNSW College Student Hub

Your orientation sessions

  • Diploma program  Orientation day Classes start


    Diploma in Architecture

    Diploma in Business

    Diploma in Computer Science

    Diploma in Engineering

    Diploma in Media & Communication

    Diploma in Science


    4 May 2023 8 May 2023
  • Foundation program Orientation day Classes start
    Extended Foundation Studies Program
    14 June 2023 19 June 2023


    Standard Plus Foundation Studies Program


    24 May 2023 29 May 2023
    Standard Foundation Studies Program
    22 March 2023 27 March 2023
    Transition Program 31 March 2023 3 April 2023
  • Academic English program  Orientation day Classes start
    University English Entry Course (UEEC)
    17 April 2023 18 April 2023
    Essential Academic English (EAE) 22 May 2023 23 May 2023
    Foundation English Entry Course (FEEC) 13 March 2023 14 March 2023
    Tertiary Orientation Program 17 April 2023 18 April 2023