Undergraduate Orientation

Your Virtual Orientation Experience at Western

WELCOME TO ORIENTATION

Welcome to Western Sydney University’s online Autumn 2021 Orientation. Orientation is one of the first steps in your Unlimited journey. Take this opportunity to find out more information about your course, learn about the support services we offer, meet some of your academics and fellow students, or just virtually explore your new campus a bit more. 

Welcome Month Schedule

Be sure to check out our jam-packed Welcome Month schedule of activities where you can register for helpful workshops, social and sporting events and network with other students.

Academic Orientation Sessions

Immerse yourself in a number of informative presentations. This is your opportunity to meet your future lecturers and learn more about your course structure, expectations and the support services available.


Acknowledgement of Country

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.

Getting started

You're at the start of one of the most memorable periods of your life. Besides the many friends to be made, social life and other university mainstays, your time at university will challenge you, inspire you and most of all prepare you to take on any challenge you may face.

It is important that you enrol into your units and register for your tutorials. See the information below to get started now. 

Enrolment

Enrolling is the first and most important thing you need to do when starting at Western Sydney University. You need to complete your enrolment in My Student Records (MySR).


International Students

Before enrolling, International Students must accept their offer and activate their account. Please view the How to Accept page for step by step instructions. 

Tutorial registration

Tutorial Registration is how you choose your tutorials (and other classes) and put together your timetable. Allocate+ is the online system used to complete this process.

You'll need to make sure you are enrolled in all of your units. After being allocated into your classes, you may be able to swap classes depending on availability.

Autumn Session 2021
Monday, 11 January 2021 - Tutorial registration options available to view only
Monday, 25 January 2021 - Preference Selection Opens
Thursday, 11 February 2021 - Preference Selection Closes
Friday, 12 February 2021 - Tutorial registration opens to make adjustments, based on availability

Student ID cards

Students can now apply for their Student ID card to be posted to them by following these steps:

Please view the getting your new Student ID Card document for photo guidelines and acceptable documentation.

Offshore International Students do not need to undertake the Student ID Card process while overseas. You can get your Student ID Card once you arrive in Australia.

International

If you're an International Student and need to speak with someone about how to accept your offer, pay your fees, how to enrol or registering for tutorials, you can chat with us now or get in contact on +61 2 9852 5499 or email internationalstudy@westernsydney.edu.au.

WE'RE HERE TO ANSWER ALL YOUR QUESTIONS

Student Services

At Western Sydney University, the welfare of our students is our number one priority. That’s why we happily provide multiple support services to ensure your transition to university goes smoothly.

Student Life

As a student at Western Sydney University, you become part of a dynamic, thriving and culturally rich community.

There are diverse opportunities for sport and recreation, entertainment, going out and engaging with the community – both on and off campus. From the ultra-modern and high-tech to more serene, pastoral environments, each of our campuses are different – but all are friendly, multicultural and inclusive.

Our on-campus facilities include libraries, computer laboratories, innovative social learning spaces, wireless internet, cafes, bars, gyms, sporting grounds, tennis courts, and lots of open space to hang out in.

SCHOLARSHIPS

Western offers over $25 million in scholarships every year. Explore our range of scholarships that reward academic excellence, leadership and community involvement, and support motivated students from disadvantaged backgrounds.

Scholarships are not only available to high achievers, but cover a broad range of criteria including those with long-term family difficulties, people from rural or remote areas, course selection and community involvement initiatives.

WE'RE HERE TO ANSWER ALL YOUR QUESTIONS

Explore our campuses

Choose from one of our modern, student-centred and conveniently located campuses. Reach your Unlimited potential.