With respect for Aboriginal cultural protocol and out of recognition that its campuses occupy their traditional lands, Western Sydney University acknowledges the Darug, Eora, Dharawal (also referred to as Tharawal) and Wiradjuri peoples and thanks them for their support of its work in their lands in Greater Western Sydney and beyond.
Welcome Week orientation activities help you feel prepared to start your studies and settle into uni life. Attending your academic welcome session is essential and will help you feel prepared for uni, plus there are a range of other optional orientation activities, so drop in to Parramatta South campus and explore any time from 10am - 4pm on Monday 26 and Tuesday 27 February.
Full Event Schedule
Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th February, 11am and 12:30pm
Room EA.2.13, Parramatta South Campus
Kick-start your learning journey with Digital YOU Champions, guiding you through Westerns Online Learning Management System, vUWS. Explore the landing page, access subject sites, stay updated, and earn your first Digital YOU badge.
Monday 26th and Tuesday 27th February, 2pm to 3pm
Room EB.G.02, Parramatta South Campus
Learn how to leverage the skills you gain in your degree to have a competitive advantage and be more employable. Get the transferrable skills employers are looking for and find out how Launch Pad programs will help you stand out.
Below are the important dates that you need to know for your first teaching session at Western. Whether you want to know when the session break is to plan a holiday or organise your final examination study schedule, you can find them below. All other important dates for 2024 can be found here.
4 March 2024
Autumn Session Starts
5 April 2024
22 - 28 April 2024
10 June - 16 June 2024
17 - 30 June 2024
30 June 2024
Autumn Session Ends
22 July 2024
Spring Session Starts
16 August 2024
9 - 15 September 2024
28 October - 3 November 2024
4 - 17 November 2024
17 November 2024
Spring Session Ends