During orientation, or “O week” at Murdoch, you will have the chance to meet other local and international students through seminars, excursions, BBQ lunches, dinner and many other activities.
Our international orientation program is designed to help you meet other international students, get ready for your studies and adjust to living in Perth. Please plan your journey to Perth so you can arrive in time to attend the orientation sessions.
You will learn how to:
- Find your way around campus
- Finalise your enrolment and sign up for your classes
- Sign up for a student card
- Organise public transport concession
- Register with your Overseas Student Heath Cover provider
- Set up a bank account with ANZ
You will also need to complete several online modules through the Student Welcome Service. These modules will give you information about living in Australia and studying at Murdoch University. If you haven’t already created an account, you need to register in order to access the online modules.
During O Week, you can also go on group sightseeing tours to explore some of Perth’s most popular landmarks.
Undergraduate and postgraduate orientation
To help you learn more about your course and get familiar with your school facilities, you also need to join an orientation session related to your area of study: