Welcome to Australia and UTS!
While most Orientation sessions are for local and international students, these sessions are just for you.
Essential International Advice: International Students (Full Degree)
Compulsory for all international students completing a full degree: UTS International will discuss important issues of enrolment and university rules that affect you as an international student studying on a student visa, as well as provide practical information about services that you can access while at UTS.
Essential International Advice: Study Abroad and Exchange Students
Compulsory for Study Abroad and Exchange Students: UTS International will discuss important issues of enrolment and university rules that affect you as a student studying on a student visa, as well as provide practical information about services that you can access while at UTS.
Career Tips for International Students
As an international student, it’s important to start thinking about how you can be successful in your career – both at university and as you transition into work when you graduate. This session will provide you with advice about what you can start doing today, and throughout your university journey, to ensure you reach your desired career destination.
Improving English Speaking Skills
As a new International student, receive a practical guide to build confidence and improve speaking skills in and out of the classroom. You’ll be introduced to various programs and services that offers a safe environment to practise English skills and meet new friends.
Finding Part-Time Work
On the hunt for a part-time job? Discover the hidden job opportunities that can be sourced through networking (because it’s not what you know, it’s who you know). Using practiced networking techniques, you will develop the skills and confidence that can lead to valuable work experience.
All About Accommodation Booth (not a session)
Learn about renting in NSW, get accommodation support, and access different listings at the All About Accomodation booth. Located near the Concierge Desk on level 4 of Building 1, the booth will be open 18-26 February, from 9:30am to 4:30pm.
Tools for English Language Improvement
Come along to learn about the great English language resources the UTS Library has to offer. This hands-on workshop will help guide you through online programs that can help you with both general and academic English skills.
Taking Charge: Studying Abroad and Your Mental Wellbeing
International students only: Fun. Engaging. Inspiring. This workshop is presented by batyr and is designed to help you take charge of your mental wellbeing during your adventure as an international student at UTS. Come along to hear tips from other students and make some new friends while you find out about all of the support that is available.
Join Network Cafe for a free coffee! We connect new students from overseas together with experienced UTS students to help them settle into Sydney and the UTS community.You can practise your English skills, learn more about the Australian culture and find answers to your questions about student life at UTS.
Quick Start Workshop in Mandarin
Essential for incoming students, this workshop covers how to find the required readings for your subjects and how to use the library to find journal articles and books for your assignments.
Library Tour in Mandarin
Learn about all the services the library offers and the variety of ways they can help you succeed while at university.
Speed Friending will help you meet like-minded people and learn about the extra-curricular activities on campus that will give you a rewarding, well-rounded university experience.
Tower Building: The Great Hall (CB01)
Tower, Building 1, Level 5 (CB01.05), 15 Broadway, Broadway, NSW 2007
Access is via the main stairs in the level 4 foyer or via the lifts to level 5. The Great Hall is used as the main venue on campus for graduations, examinations, orientations, enrolments, and public lectures.
Building 4: Science / University Hall (CB04)
On Level 1 you’ll fine ActivateFit on Harris, UTS Traditional Chinese Medicine Clinics and Nourish. On Levels 2, 3, 4, 5 and 6 you’ll find UTS: Science and University Hall.
Corner Quay Street & Ultimo Road, Haymarket
Facilities available at Blake Library include the Learning Commons, individual and Group Study Rooms and areas, Special Needs Room, Presentation Practice Rooms, computer access labs, training facilities, Scholars Centre, Baya Ng’ara Nura, Australian Culture Lounge, and the International Cultural and News Centre.
Building 6: Peter Johnson Building (CB06)
Building 6 is the UTS: Design, Architecture and Building space. On Level 4 you’ll find the UTS Gallery and DAB Café.
Building 11: FEIT Building (CB11)
Building 11 houses the UTS Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology (FEIT), some 500 staff and up to 4,300 students over its 14 levels.
Building 7: Faculty of Science and Graduate School of Health Building (CB07)
Building 7 houses UTS Science and the Graduate School of Health, and provides access to the Library Retrieval System located below Alumni Green.
Building 5: Haymarket, Building 5 Block A, B, C, D (CB05A, CB05B, CB05C, CB05D)
In Block A you’ll find Teaching and learning spaces, Blake Library (City Campus), Security Office, Haymarket Precinct. In Block B you’ll find UTS Law and the Student Centre. In Block C you’ll find UTS Business and in Block D you’ll find UTS Business and Audio Visual Services.
Building 8: Dr Chau Chak Wing Building (CB08)
The Dr Chau Chak Wing Building is the first building in Australia designed by Frank Gehry, one of the world’s most influential architects. The 11-storey building provides teaching, learning, research and office accommodation for the UTS Business School.