Your O Week program

Your O Week program

Find out what happened at Session 1, 2017 O Week!

While O Week officially ran from Monday 20 - Friday 24 February, there were plenty of activities before and after these dates. Below you'll find the daily schedules of everything that happened in the Session 1, 2017 O Week.

Monday 13 February

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ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Campus tour 10am - 11amExplore your new campus with the Macquarie University Mentors. You can scope out your new favourite spots, check out the learning spaces and find the quickest ways to get across campus to your classes.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Macquarie Essentials Parent Information Evening6.30pm - 8pmAn event for parents and new students to welcome you to the Macquarie community, and showcase our range of programs and support services available for the transition to first year.Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
Info stall10am - 3pmFirst time on campus? Not sure where to go? Come and speak to our friendly student volunteers and staff to find out if you've got everything you need for a great start to 2017. Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk

Tuesday 14 February

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ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Campus tour 10am - 11amExplore your new campus with the Macquarie University Mentors. You can scope out your new favourite spots, check out the learning spaces and find the quickest ways to get across campus to your classes.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
Info stall10am - 3pmFirst time on campus? Not sure where to go? Come and speak to our friendly student volunteers and staff to find out if you've got everything you need for a great start to 2017. Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk

Wednesday 15 February

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ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Campus tour 10am - 11amExplore your new campus with the Macquarie University Mentors. You can scope out your new favourite spots, check out the learning spaces and find the quickest ways to get across campus to your classes.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
Info stall10am - 3pmFirst time on campus? Not sure where to go? Come and speak to our friendly student volunteers and staff to find out if you've got everything you need for a great start to 2017. Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk

Thursday 16 February

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ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Campus tour 10am - 11amExplore your new campus with the Macquarie University Mentors. You can scope out your new favourite spots, check out the learning spaces and find the quickest ways to get across campus to your classes.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Macquarie WISE: survive and thrive at university in Australia11am - 1pmAre you new to academic study in Australia? Is this your first experience of studying in English? Come along to this interactive workshop with Learning Skills to try out tips and skills for your study here at Macquarie.
This workshop will cover:
- adapting to Australian academic culture
- getting ready for lectures and tutorials
- strategies for reading, note-taking and academic writing.
You’ll have opportunities to meet lots of other students and engage in fun activities in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. 
Collaborative Forum, C5C - 17 Wally's Walk 
Games and movie night with the Macquarie University Mentors4pm - 8pmJoin our friendly Macquarie University Mentors for a fun night of games and movies. You'll have the chance to meet new people and hopefully, make some friends before O Week!Theatre 1, C5C - 17 Wally's Walk

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
Info stall10am - 3pmFirst time on campus? Not sure where to go? Come and speak to our friendly student volunteers and staff to find out if you've got everything you need for a great start to 2017. Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk

Friday 17 February

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ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Campus tour 10am - 11amExplore your new campus with the Macquarie University Mentors. You can scope out your new favourite spots, check out the learning spaces and find the quickest ways to get across campus to your classes.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Macquarie WISE: survive and thrive at university in Australia11am - 1pmAre you new to academic study in Australia? Is this your first experience of studying in English? Come along to this interactive workshop with Learning Skills to try out tips and skills for your study here at Macquarie.
This workshop will cover:
- adapting to Australian academic culture
- getting ready for lectures and tutorials
- strategies for reading, note-taking and academic writing.
You’ll have opportunities to meet lots of other students and engage in fun activities in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere. 
Collaborative Forum, C5C - 17 Wally's Walk 
Lunch by the Lake1pm - 2.30pmKickstart your year with a free meal by the lake and meet the Macquarie University Buddies over a few sporty games.Macquarie Lake
Campus and Macquarie Centre tour2.30pm - 5pmJoin our friendly Macquarie University Mentors for a local tour through campus to explore Macquarie Centre - the place to go for all your shopping off campus.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
Info stall10am - 3pmFirst time on campus? Not sure where to go? Come and speak to our friendly student volunteers and staff to find out if you've got everything you need for a great start to 2017. Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk

Saturday 18 February

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Sydney sights walking tour9am - 5pmGet to know Sydney! The Macquarie University Buddies take students around the CBD to visit major iconic landmarks such as Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House and Darling Harbour. This event is free of charge however you will need to pay for your own lunch and public transport costs.Student HQ, Level 1, C10A - 1 Central Courtyard

Monday 20 February

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Study abroad and exchange student welcome9.30am - 11amThis event is to welcome our new Study Abroad and Exchange students to Macquarie University and Sydney! Come and meet the Mac Abroad team, get tips and advice from staff, and hear from our students for making the most of your time here.Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Let's get critical: strategies for academic thinking10am - 11amThe word 'critical' seems to appear everywhere at university. You're asked to read critically, to write critically and, above all, to think critically! In this interactive workshop with Learning Skills, we'll:  
- discuss how critical thinking is different to describing
- introduce strategies you can use for analysing and evaluating ideas
- apply/investigate critical thinking principles through some fun activities.
Lotus Theatre W6D - 27 Wally's Walk 
Seven steps to uni success11am - 12pmStudying at uni is probably not the same as study you’ve done before. In this session, you'll hear seven tips from Learning Skills, to help make your university study more effective.Lotus Theatre W6D - 27 Wally's Walk
Aussie sport and barbeque12pm - 1.30pmLearn to play some Aussie sports and enjoy a free BBQ.Macquarie Lake
Lunchtime cricket1pm - 2pmJoin us for an afternoon of cricket by the lake.Macquarie Lake
International student arrival talk2pm - 3pmAn essential session for our new international students covering everything you need to know about the support, services, facilities and opportunities at Macquarie. Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Library tour2.15pm - 3pmDiscover your Library and get a head start with your study and research. Join a 30 minute tour and learn about the Library's amazing spaces.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Accommodation welcome3.30pm - 5pmThis welcome introduces our on campus student residents to the positive attributes of living close to campus by showcasing the interactive and supportive study and social cultures available at the University.Courtyard, E7B - 14 Sir Christopher Ondaatje Avenue
Macquarie Essentials Parent Information Evening6.30pm - 8pmAn event for parents and new students to welcome you to the Macquarie community, and showcase our range of programs and support services available for the transition to first year.Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
Info stall8.30am - 5.30pmFirst time on campus? Not sure where to go? Come and speak to our friendly student volunteers and staff to find out if you've got everything you need for a great start to 2017. Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Pool party 5.30pm - 7pmDon't miss our annual pool party to welcome Macquarie residents.Sport and Aquatic Centre, W10A - 10 Gymnasium
Road

Tuesday 21 February

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ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Faculty of Human Sciences welcome8.30am - 12pmCome and meet your new community, including your Macquarie University Mentors, peer group and key staff with your Faculty. You'll be guided through key information and steps to get you off to a great start, and take advantage of some O Week fun!Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Faculty of  Science and Engineering welcome8.30am - 12pmCome and meet your new community, including your Macquarie University Mentors, peer group and key staff with your Faculty. You'll be guided through key information and steps to get you off to a great start, and take advantage of some O Week fun!Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
How to find jobs in science12pm - 1pmIf you're looking for a job in the Science field, come along to hear tips about how to get ahead. Theatre 1, C5C - 17 Wally's Walk
Campus tour12pm - 1pmExplore your new campus with the Macquarie University Mentors. You can scope out your new favourite spots, check out the learning spaces and find the quickest ways to get across campus to your classes.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Lunchtime volleyball1pm - 2pmJoin us for an afternoon of volleyball by the lake.Macquarie Lake
Intern, volunteer, travel and network: PACE, GLP and Macquarie Abroad1pm - 2pmThe best way to truly immerse yourself in local and international issues is to experience them first hand. Discover how PACE (Professional and Community Engagement), the Global Leadership Program (GLP) and Macquarie Abroad will give you the opportunity to undertake internships and activities with leading organisations, volunteer at not-for-profits, complete leadership programs, and study at international universities on a student exchange program. You will hear from the experts about how engaging in these programs will transform both your time at university, and your career prospects. You’ll also hear first-hand from our current students who’ll share their stories and be able to answer your questions about their experiences.Theatre 1, C5C - 17 Wally's Walk
Let's get critical: strategies for academic thinking1pm - 2pmThe word 'critical' seems to appear everywhere at university. You're asked to read critically, to write critically and, above all, to think critically! In this interactive workshop with Learning Skills, we'll:  
- discuss how critical thinking is different to describing
- introduce strategies you can use for analysing and evaluating ideas
- apply/investigate critical thinking principles through some fun activities.
Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Seven steps to uni success2pm - 3pmStudying at uni is probably not the same as study you’ve done before. In this session, you'll hear seven tips from Learning Skills, to help make your university study more effective.Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Library tour2.15pm - 3pmDiscover your Library and get a head start with your study and research. Join a 30 minute tour and learn about the Library's amazing spaces.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Speed friendship3pm - 5pmNetworking is important, and meeting new people is awesome! Join our speed friendship session to find your new best friend.Atrium, Level 0, C10A - 1 Central Courtyard
Cinema by the Lake5pm - 8pmJoin us for an evening of cocktails and mocktails by the lake with acoustic performances and an outdoor screening of the Aussie classic, Crocodile Dundee.Macquarie Lake

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
O Week stalls10am - 3pmDiscover your student experience and embrace campus life! Connect with over 120 student clubs and societies, join MacSync, listen to great music and collect some freebies from our corporate sponsors.Central Courtyard and Macquarie Lake

Wednesday 22 February

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Macquarie University International College orientation8.15am - 1pmThis compulsory session for all new diploma and foundation program students will introduce and welcome you to the College. You'll be informed of your academic requirements, shown around campus, collect your student card and complete your enrolment, ready to start your program for Term 2.The College Student Centre, Level 2, E3A - 10 Macquarie Walk
Faculty of  Arts welcome8.30am - 12pmCome and meet your new community, including your Macquarie University Mentors, peer group and key staff with your Faculty. You'll be guided through key information and steps to get you off to a great start, and take advantage of some O Week fun!Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Campus tour12pm - 1pmExplore your new campus with the Macquarie University Mentors. You can scope out your new favourite spots, check out the learning spaces and find the quickest ways to get across campus to your classes.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Career planning with an Arts degree1pm - 2pmIncreasingly, companies are hiring Arts students for a variety of job opportunities due to their diversity of thinking and creative backgrounds.  But what industries do these companies hire from and why do they want to employ you?  Find out what skills you can leverage to get into these industries.Mason Theatre, E7B - 14 Sir Christopher Ondaatje Avenue
Lunchtime soccer1pm - 2pmJoin us for an afternoon of soccer by the lake.Macquarie Lake
Intern, volunteer, travel and network: PACE, GLP and Macquarie Abroad1pm - 2pmThe best way to truly immerse yourself in local and international issues is to experience them first hand. Discover how PACE (Professional and Community Engagement), the Global Leadership Program (GLP) and Macquarie Abroad will give you the opportunity to undertake internships and activities with leading organisations, volunteer at not-for-profits, complete leadership programs, and study at international universities on a student exchange program. You will hear from the experts about how engaging in these programs will transform both your time at university, and your career prospects. You’ll also hear first-hand from our current students who’ll share their stories and be able to answer your questions about their experiences.Theatre 1, C5C - 17 Wally's Walk
Let's get critical: strategies for academic thinking1pm - 2pmThe word 'critical' seems to appear everywhere at university. You're asked to read critically, to write critically and, above all, to think critically! In this interactive workshop with Learning Skills, we'll:  
- discuss how critical thinking is different to describing
- introduce strategies you can use for analysing and evaluating ideas
- apply/investigate critical thinking principles through some fun activities.
Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Referencing 
essentials
2pm - 3pmMaybe you’ve heard that referencing is a key academic skill but you’re still unsure of what this means and how to do it. In this hands-on workshop with Learning Skills, you’ll learn about and practice:
- basic principles of referencing and citation
- strategies for paraphrasing  
- using citations effectively within your writing.
Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Library tour2.15pm - 3pmDiscover your Library and get a head start with your study and research. Join a 30 minute tour and learn about the Library's amazing spaces.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Speed friendship3pm - 5pmNetworking is important, and meeting new people is awesome! Join our speed friendship session to find your new best friend.Atrium, Level 0, C10A - 1 Central Courtyard
Aussie bush dance5.30pm - 8pmDance along to the sounds of the Bell Bird Bush Band with their performances of classic Australian folk songs.Atrium, Level 0, C10A - 1 Central Courtyard

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
O Week stalls10am - 3pmDiscover your student experience and embrace campus life! Connect with over 120 student clubs and societies, join MacSync, listen to great music and collect some freebies from our corporate sponsors.Central Courtyard and Macquarie Lake

Thursday 23 February

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Faculty of Business and Economics welcome8.30am - 12pmCome and meet your new community, including your Macquarie University Mentors, peer group and key staff with your Faculty. You'll be guided through key information and steps to get you off to a great start, and take advantage of some O Week fun!Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
It’s never too early to start thinking about your career!12pm - 1.30pmIt’s never too early to start thinking about your future career. Hosted by Chartered Accountants ANZ, this session will focus on how you can make the most of your first year at university to set the foundations for a successful career in business. Industry representatives such as a HR and a recent graduate will guide you on the skills needed to land a job, industry opportunities and key events available to you as first year students, and how to navigate your way on campus from joining student societies to co-curricular programs at Macquarie University to ensure you build essential skills, your professional brand and network.Lotus Theatre, W6D - 27 Wally's Walk
Campus tour12pm - 1pmExplore your new campus with the Macquarie University Mentors. You can scope out your new favourite spots, check out the learning spaces and find the quickest ways to get across campus to your classes.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Lunchtime touch football1pm - 2pmJoin us for an afternoon of touch football by the lake.Macquarie Lake
Intern, volunteer, travel and network: PACE, GLP and Macquarie Abroad1pm - 2pmThe best way to truly immerse yourself in local and international issues is to experience them first hand. Discover how PACE (Professional and Community Engagement), the Global Leadership Program (GLP) and Macquarie Abroad will give you the opportunity to undertake internships and activities with leading organisations, volunteer at not-for-profits, complete leadership programs, and study at international universities on a student exchange program. You will hear from the experts about how engaging in these programs will transform both your time at university, and your career prospects. You’ll also hear first-hand from our current students who’ll share their stories and be able to answer your questions about their experiences.Theatre 1, C5C - 17 Wally's Walk
Let's get critical: strategies for academic thinking1pm - 2pmThe word 'critical' seems to appear everywhere at university. You're asked to read critically, to write critically and, above all, to think critically! In this interactive workshop with Learning Skills, we'll:  
- discuss how critical thinking is different to describing
- introduce strategies you can use for analysing and evaluating ideas
- apply/investigate critical thinking principles through some fun activities.
Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Job searching for international
students 
1.30pm - 2.30pmCPA Australia's Kim Hwang, an employability partner and fellow champion of international student employability, will present on job searching tips for international students, especially within accounting.  She'll also speak to the importance of students securing work while they study as a component of increasing their chances to find a job.Lotus Theatre, W6D - 27 Wally's Walk
Seven steps to uni success2pm - 3pmStudying at uni is probably not the same as study you’ve done before. In this session, you'll hear seven tips from Learning Skills, to help make your university study more effective.Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Library tour2.15pm - 3pmDiscover your Library and get a head start with your study and research. Join a 30 minute tour and learn about the Library's amazing spaces.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Speed friendship3pm - 5pmNetworking is important, and meeting new people is awesome! Join our speed friendship session to find your new best friend.Atrium, Level 0, C10A - 1 Central Courtyard
Local shopping tour: Chatswood5.30pm - 9pmGet to know more about the local area around the Macquarie University. This is a great way to learn how to travel by bus and train with an Opal card, and to see and explore areas where you can shop and do your groceries! Buddies will guide you around the area to help you find your basic shopping needs.Student HQ, Level 1, C10A - 1 Central Courtyard

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk
O Week stalls10am - 3pmDiscover your student experience and embrace campus life! Connect with over 120 student clubs and societies, join MacSync, listen to great music and collect some freebies from our corporate sponsors.Central Courtyard and Macquarie Lake

Friday 24 February

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ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
International student arrival talk9.30am - 10.30amAn essential session for our new international students covering everything you need to know about the support, services, facilities and opportunities at Macquarie. Macquarie Theatre W2.4A - 21 Wally's Walk
Let's get critical: strategies for academic thinking10am - 11amThe word 'critical' seems to appear everywhere at university. You're asked to read critically, to write critically and, above all, to think critically! In this interactive workshop with Learning Skills, we'll:  
- discuss how critical thinking is different to describing
- introduce strategies you can use for analysing and evaluating ideas
- apply/investigate critical thinking principles through some fun activities.
Lotus Theatre W6D - 27 Wally's Walk 
International student welcome lunch11am - 12.30pmAll international students are invited to join Macquarie staff and current students to celebrate the end of O Week! You'll be welcomed to the Macquarie community, have the opportunity to meet students from your home country and the chance to network with staff.Courtyard, E7B - 14 Sir Christopher Ondaatje Avenue
Referencing essentials 11am - 12pmMaybe you’ve heard that referencing is a key academic skill, but you’re still unsure of what this means and how to do it. In this hands-on workshop with Learning Skills, you’ll learn about and practice:
- basic principles of referencing and citation
- strategies for paraphrasing  
- using citations effectively within your writing.  
Lotus Theatre W6D - 27 Wally's Walk
Aussie sport and barbeque12pm - 1.30pmLearn to play some Aussie sports and enjoy a free BBQ.Macquarie Lake
Lunchtime ultimate frisbee1pm - 2pmJoin us for an afternoon of ultimate frisbee by the lake.Macquarie Lake
Aussie Rules: Guidelines for working in Australia 1pm - 2pmNavigating the various terms of part-time or casual work in Australia can be confusing.  Actually, what is the difference between casual and part-time work?  How much should I be earning?  Where should I search for jobs?  We'll tackle these questions and more to ensure that newcomers to Australia and newcomers to work in general know what to expect.  Mason Theatre, E7B - 14 Sir Christopher Ondaatje Avenue
Library tour2.15pm - 3pmDiscover your Library and get a head start with your study and research. Join a 30 minute tour and learn about the Library's amazing spaces.Library, C3C - 16 Macquarie Walk
Sydney Harbour Cruise5pm - 9pmSee the city lights and feel the fresh sea breeze on this spectacular Sydney Harbour cruise. You need to pre-purchase tickets for this cruis - only those who have registered will be permitted on board on the evening of the event.King Street Wharf No.6, Darling Harbour, Sydney

DROP IN AND EXPLORE

ActivityTimesDescriptionLocation
Enrolment support8.30am - 5.30pmDrop in and speak to the Student Connect team to complete your enrolment, register in classes, talk about RPL (if applicable) and get your enrolment questions answered. Don't forget, you can skip the queues and upload your own photo for your campus card once enrolled via CaptureMe.MUSE, C7A - 18 Wally's Walk

Saturday 25 February

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Sydney sights walking tour9.30am - 5pmGet to know Sydney! The Macquarie University Buddies take students around the CBD to visit major iconic landmarks such as Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House and Darling Harbour. This event is free of charge however you will need to pay for your own lunch and public transport costs.Student HQ, Level 1, C10A - 1 Central Courtyard

Sunday 26 February

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Uni basics - Shopping trip to Officeworks and lunch on the lawns12pm - 1.30pmHead to Officeworks to pick up some university supplies for the year.Officeworks, North Ryde

Monday 27 February

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Master of Public Health Orientation and Welcome8:30am - 5pm

The Orientation program is included in the first day of the on campus week 1 block session and will include an introduction to your peer group and key Faculty staff. Important information covering an overview of the program and introduction to the online learning platforms will provide you with the resources for a positive start to this program. 

MGSM, Building E14A, Woolworths Amphitheatre 102, 1 Management Drive
Connect at Clubs and Societies Day10am - 3pmDiscover your student experience and embrace campus life! Connect with over 120 student clubs and societies, join MacSync, listen to great music and collect some freebies from our corporate sponsors.Central Courtyard and Macquarie Lake

Wednesday 1 March

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Postgraduate
Student Welcome and Networking
5.30pm - 7.30pmAll postgraduate students are invited to join Macquarie staff and current students for this welcome and networking event. You'll have the opportunity to meet students in coursework and higher degree research programs from all faculties, and get to network with key staff.Function rooms, Level 3, C10A - 1 Central Courtyard

Saturday 11 March

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Taronga Zoo9am - 4:30pmVisit Sydney's iconic harbourside zoo to see all the animals of the world, including Australian koalas and wombats! Cost: $20, to be paid by credit card during online registration - no payments accepted on the day.Meet at Student HQ, C9A, Level 1, 1 Central Courtyard at 9am
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