Arrival in Perth
Whether you’re travelling from a nearby country or from the other side of the world, landing in Perth is the beginning of your new adventure studying in Australia. Here are some important things to know about arriving in Perth to help you make a smooth transition to your studies.
Visit the Welcome Desk
You've just landed in Perth, Western Australia on your way to Murdoch and we're so glad you're here. Before you leave the airport, make sure to stop by the StudyPerth Welcome Desk. You can talk to the Airport Greeters and receive a welcome gift, thoughtfully put together to help you settle in.
The Welcome Desk is open each day and night from 21 June – 2 August, 2017.
It’s a good idea to plan ahead so you know how to get from the airport to your accommodation. Read about what to do when you first land in Perth.
Getting set up
When you arrive in Perth, you will need some time to settle in. You also need to finalise your enrolment, get set up in your accommodation and prepare for your studies.
There is a lot to explore and discover when you first arrive – and we’re here to help. Our orientation program will help you meet new people, find your way around and learn more about life at Murdoch University.
You may be able to balance your studies with a part-time job to support you. If you plan to work while you are here, read these tips on what you need to know and how to get started.