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					                                                                      Albury-Wodonga
                                                                     Orientation Program 2010
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♦ The official 2010 Orientation Program will be available when you arrive on campus Information last updated 10 February 2010. There will be further updates to
this online program before Orientation.

♦ To be effectively advised and enrolled, students should attend all formal orientation sessions during Orientation.

♦ Remember to visit the http://my.csu.edu.au/perl/portal.pl web site and activate your login prior to attending Orientation

♦ Students applying for HECS-HELP or FEE-HELP – please remember to bring your Tax File Number with you

 Which School is responsible for which Course                                                             Students are invited to contact Student Central
                                                                                                          for advice and information where a difficulty may
 School of Community Health            B Occupational Therapy                                             be experienced from attending an orientation
                                       B Physiotherapy                                                    activity (eg. Children in childcare, urgent
                                       B Health Science (Speech Pathology)                                employment commitments, travelling long
                                       B Podiatry                                                         distances, etc.).
                                       B Health & Rehabilitation Science
                                                                                                          Student Central is located in the Learning
 School of Nursing, Midwifery &        B Nursing                                                          Commons, Building 753 or phone 1800 275 278
 Indigenous Health
                                                                                                          (1800 Ask CSU)
 Murray School of Education            B Education (Early Childhood and Primary Teaching)
                                       B Education (K – 12 – Middle Schooling)
 School of Computing & Maths           B Information Technology                                           Useful Campus Maps
                                                                                                          Albury /Thurgoona University Campus Map:
 School of Accounting                  B Business (Accounting)
                                                                                                          http://www.csu.edu.au/about/maps/albu-map.html
 School of Business                    B Business (Marketing)                                             Albury / Thurgoona City map:
                                       B Business Studies                                                 http://www.planbooktravel.com/aus/whereis/nsw/
                                       B Business (Management)                                            Albury
 School of Environmental               B Applied Science (Adventure Ecotourism)                           Albury / Thurgoona Bus Timetable:
 Sciences                                                                                                 http://www.martinsalbury.com.au
                                       B Applied Science (Parks, Recreation & Heritage)
                                       B Environmental Science & Management




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                                                               Monday 22nd February
  Information Points & Campus               Student Identification Cards                       Library Tours                     Off Campus Accommodation
             Tours
Time: 8:30am to 3:00pm                   Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm                     Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm                    Time: Continuous availability during
(Tours start every half hour)            Location: Thurgoona, Gordon                Learning Commons, Thurgoona               normal business hours
Thurgoona Campus, Car Park 4,            Beavan Building, Level 2, Student          Campus Library, Building 753              Location: Thurgoona Campus,
Main Entrance (Elizabeth Mitchell Dr)    Administration                                                                       Gordon Beavan Building, phone:
Part of an effective orientation is      Student ID cards will be available for     Library staff will be available to        Students who need off campus
getting to know the layout of your       collection throughout the week             conduct informal Library Tours for        accommodation will be assisted and
new environment, eg. to save time        (Please refer to the information           interested students and parents           supported in their search for suitable
searching for classrooms or lecturers’   throughout this programme).                between 9.30am and 4.30pm today,          accommodation by visiting Student
offices. Having an effective "mind        Students Living in On-campus             Tuesday, and Wednesday. If you            Services and accessing the Tertiary
map" of the campus contributes to a         Accommodation at Thurgoona will         would like a tour, please join one of     Students’ Accommodation Register
greater sense of personal stability         be issued student identification        today’s Campus Tours, or,                 (TSAR).       This register includes
and feeling of belonging. Each tour         cards by Residential staff at time of   alternatively, just ask at the “Ask Us”   details of private board (full and part
will introduce you to a small group of      arrival.                                desk at the Thurgoona Campus              time), shared housing and (some)
other first-year students.                Part-time Business students can          Library.                                  vacant properties. Students can use
                                            collect their Student Identification    Other, formal tours will be conducted     the register to locate suitable
                                            Cards at tonight’s compulsory           for students in conjunction with the      accommodation and contact the
                                            information session.                    School sessions on Wednesday.             provider to view the premises and
                                                                                    The tours will enable you to              seek more information.
                                         Note: Students are required to hand
                                         in their HECS-HELP form in                 familiarise yourself with the location    The Tertiary Students’
                                         exchange for their ID card                 of various facilities and resources in    Accommodation Register (TSAR) is
                                                                                    the library including internet access,    also accessible via the Student
                                                                                    the reference collection,                 Services’ web site
                                                                                    photocopiers, videos, newspapers,         http://www.csu.edu.au/division/studse
                                                                                    books, and journals, plus you can find    rv/stay/ and includes other useful
                                                                                    out where to borrow and how to get        information, eg. links to bus
                                                                                    help.                                     timetables, tips on costs and
                                                                                                                              budgeting hints.




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                                                              Monday 22nd February
                  Students Living in University Residences on Campus
     Thurgoona                   Parents/Students Living           Living On-Campus              International Students’       Compulsory Information
Accommodation Check In           On-Campus Information            Information Session              Information Session          Session for Part-Time
                                        Session                                                                                Business & Accounting
                                                                                                                                      Students
Time: Check in between 9am      Time: 12:30pm – 2:00pm          Time: 4:00pm                   Time: 1:00pm – 5:00pm          Time: 6:00pm – 9:00pm
-12:00pm on Monday 22nd         Location: Thurgoona            Location: Thurgoona             Location: Learning             Location: ALBURY CITY
Feb.                            Campus, Cliff Blake Lecture    Campus, Cliff Blake Lecture     Commons, Building 753          CAMPUS, Henry Nowik
Location: Building 672          Theatre, Building 751, room    Theatre, Building 751,                                         Lecture Theatre 2
                                104                                                                                           (Cnr Olive St & Guinea St)
Lunch will be provided in the
Gums café, 12pm – 12:30pm

Note: Environmental             Only for Parents & Students    Only for Students moving into   Information sessions include   Students enrolled through
Students and Education          moving into the University     the University                  - introductions to support     the School of Business and
Students attending camps        Accommodation on               Accommodation on                staff and fellow students;     the School of Accounting on
the weekend prior to            Thurgoona Campus               Thurgoona Campus                student visa requirements,     a part-time basis must
orientation week will be able                                                                  cultural norms and the         attend an information
to check into on-campus                                                                        unwritten rules of living in   session on matters relating
accommodation on Friday                                                                        Australia; studying and        to enrolment (including an
19th Feb from 2:00pm to                                                                        learning in Australia; work    assessment of possible
4:00pm, Building 672                                                                           permits; and, the Overseas     credits) and collect their
                                                                                               Student Health Cover.          Student Identification Cards.
                                                                                               International students are     Note: Students are required
                                                                                               requested to meet at           to hand in their HECS-HELP
                                                                                               Student Services.              form in exchange for their ID
                                                                                                                              card




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                                                                    Tuesday 23rd February
     Information Points &              Student Identification                            Library Tours                                     Market Day
        Campus Tours                          Cards


Time: 8:30am to 3:00pm                Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm         Time: 9:30am to 4:30pm                                    Time: 10:00am – 4:00pm
 (Tours start every half hour)        Location: Thurgoona            Learning Commons, Thurgoona Campus Library,               Location: Thurgoona Campus, Near
Thurgoona Campus, Car Park            Campus, Foyer Cliff Blake      Building 753                                              Cliff Blake Lecture Theatre, Building
4, Main Entrance (Elizabeth           Lecture Theatre, Building                                                                751
Mitchell Dr)                          751
Part of an effective orientation is   Note:     Students     are     Library staff will be available to conduct informal       A relaxed occasion enabling
getting to know the layout of         required to hand in their      Library Tours for interested students and parents         students to access Government
your new environment, eg. to          HECS-HELP       form     in    between 9.30am and 4.30pm today, Tuesday, and             agencies, community services and
save time searching for               exchange for their ID card     Wednesday. If you would like a tour, please join one      other information available to them
classrooms or lecturers’ offices.                                    of today’s Campus Tours, or, alternatively, just ask at   within the community. There will
Having an effective "mind map"                                       the “Ask Us” desk at the Thurgoona Campus Library.        games & activities taking place.
of the campus contributes to a                                       Other, formal tours will be conducted for students in     Campus tours will also be available
greater sense of personal                                            conjunction with the School sessions on Wednesday.
stability and feeling of                                             The tours will enable you to familiarise yourself with
belonging. Each tour will                                            the location of various facilities and resources in the
introduce you to a small group                                       library including internet access, the reference
of other first-year students.                                        collection, photocopiers, videos, newspapers, books,
                                                                     and journals, plus you can find out where to borrow
                                                                     and how to get help.




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                                                            Tuesday 23rd February
      Welcome to Charles Sturt University & Compulsory General Advisory Sessions
                     Please take note of which session you are to attend based on your course
           These sessions contain general information on Orientation Program, IT Services and HECS
                                                                                                                         Parents’ Information Session
                  Group One                                   Group Two                         Group Three
Time: 9:30am to 11:15am                            Time: 11:30am to 1:15pm             Time: 1:30pm to 3:15pm            Time: 3.30pm – 5.30pm
Location: Thurgoona, Cliff Blake Lecture           Location: Thurgoona , Cliff Blake   Location: Thurgoona, Cliff        Location: Thurgoona, Learning
Theatre, Building 751, room 104                    Lecture Theatre, Building 751,      Blake Lecture Theatre, Building   & Teaching Hub, Building 754,
                                                   room 104                            751, room 104                     Room 107

B Business (Accounting)                            B Health Science (Occupational      B Education (Early Childhood &    An opportunity for parents and
B Business (Marketing)                             Therapy)                            Primary Teaching)                 others, those who are
B Business Studies                                 B Health Science (Podiatry)         B Education (K – 12 Middle        supporting someone about to
                                                   B Health Science (Speech            Schooling)                        commence study, to find out
B Business (Management)
                                                   Pathology)                          B Nursing                         more about Charles Sturt
B Information Technology                                                                                                 University: tertiary expectations,
B Applied Science (Adventure Ecotourism)           B Physiotherapy
                                                                                                                         administrative processes and
B Applied Science (Parks, Recreation & Heritage)   B Health & Rehabilitation Science                                     study support.
B Environmental Science & Management




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                                                              Wednesday 24th February
Information Points & Campus             Student Identification                                          Online Enrolment
           Tours                               Cards

Time: 8:30am to 10:00am                Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm      Computer labs - Learning Commons, Building 753
(Tours start every half hour)          Location: Thurgoona,        The Computer Centres have 24-hour access using a validated Student ID Card after hours
Thurgoona Campus, Car Park 4,          Gordon Beavan, Building
Main Entrance (Elizabeth Mitchell      673, Service Centre,
Dr)                                    Level 2
Part of an effective orientation is    Note: Students are          Students must attend today’s Academic Advisory Sessions to gain all the necessary
getting to know the layout of your     required to hand in their   information before proceeding to check their online enrolment and change address details as
new environment, eg. to save           HECS-HELP form in           required.
time searching for classrooms or       exchange for their ID       Students access their online enrolment details using either their own computers, or
lecturers’ offices. Having an          card                        computers available at the campus labs:
effective "mind map" of the                                        Students must check their online enrolment and personal details as soon as possible
campus contributes to a greater                                    after their Academic Advisory Sessions and no later than midnight, Friday 26th Feb. It
sense of personal stability and                                    is anticipated that the Computer Centre will become very busy with all students needing to
feeling of belonging. Each tour                                    check their online enrolment, therefore, students are advised to start early themselves should
will introduce you to a small                                      assistance not be required or, alternatively, take advantage of the Online Enrolment
group of other first-year students.                                assistance available on Thursday (3-5pm) and Friday (10am -12pm) this week.

                                                              Wednesday 24th February
                                                     Compulsory Academic Advisory Sessions
                                                       (Schools & Student Administration)
        These sessions include essential information concerning course coordinators and administration, course structures and enrolment procedures
   School of Nursing,                 School of Computing &         School of Environmental           School of Community               Murray School of
 Midwifery & Indigenous                       Maths                        Sciences                          Health                        Education
         Health                        School of Accounting
                                        School of Business
Time: 10:30am – 2:30pm           Time: 10:30am – 2:30pm            Time: 10:30am-2:30pm            Time: 10:30am to 4:00pm          Time: 10:30am to 3:30pm
Meeting Venue: Cliff Blake       Meeting Venue: Cliff Blake        Meeting Venue: Cliff Blake      Meeting Venue: Cliff Blake       Meeting Venue: Learning
Building 751, Room 205           Building 751, Room 111            Building 751, Room 202          lecture Theatre, Building 751,   &Teaching Hub Building 754,
                                                                                                   room 104                         Room 114/115
                                  Combined BBQ for all new students from 12:30pm to 1:30pm nears Gums Café

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                                                          Thursday 25th February
                   Compulsory Sessions for FEMALES                                               Compulsory Sessions for MALES
Students Services, Study              Seminar: Personal Well-Being          Seminar: Personal Well-Being           Students Services, Study
Expectations & Library                and Safety                            and Safety                             Expectations & Library
Information                                                                                                        Information
Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm              Time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm                Time: 10:00am to 12:00pm               Time: 1:00pm to 3:00pm
Location: Thurgoona, Cliff Blake      Location: Thurgoona, Cliff Blake      Location: Thurgoona, Cliff Blake,      Location: Thurgoona, Learning
lecture Theatre, Building 751, room   lecture Theatre, Building 751, room   Building 751, room 202 & 205           &Teaching Hub Building 754, Room
104                                   104                                                                          114/115



                                                          Thursday 25th February
 STUDENTS WHO HAVE NOT DONE SO ALREADY MUST CHECK THEIR ONLINE ENROLMENT & PERSONAL DETAILS TODAY OR TOMORROW
                     The Computer Centres have 24-hour access to enable students to check their online enrolment.
   Student Identification Cards         COMPULSORY - Meeting for all          Learning Skills Advisor            Online Enrolment Assistance
                                          Commencing Indigenous                   Q&A Session
                                                  Students
Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm                Time: 12.00pm to 1:00pm               Time: 3:00pm to 5:00pm         Time: Between 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Location: Thurgoona, Gordon           Location: Thurgoona, Learning         Location: Learning             Location: Thurgoona, Learning Commons,
Beavan, Building 673, Service Centre, Commons, Building 753                 Commons, Building 753          Computer lab, Building 753
Level 2
Note: Students are required to hand   Winan-Gidyal, Indigenous Support      This is an open session to     If you require help Student Leaders will be
in their HECS-HELP form in            Unit, Meeting & Lunch                 come and ask questions to      available today to give enrolment assistance
exchange for their ID card                                                  the Learning Skills Advisor,   . Other information needed, in respect to IT
                                                                            eg. Referencing and essay      requirements, should be directed to the
                                                                            structure. Or book into a      Student Central located in the Learning
                                                                            workshop                       Commons (1800 275 278 (1800 Ask CSU) or
                                                                                                           email ask@csu.edu.au.




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                                                           Friday 26th February
                      Student Identification Cards                                                 Online Enrolment Assistance
Time: 9:00am to 5:00pm                                                      Time: Between 10:00am to 12:00pm
Location: Thurgoona, Gordon Beavan, Building 673, Service Centre, Level 2   Location: Thurgoona, Learning Commons, Building 753
Note: Students are required to hand in their HECS-HELP form in exchange     If you require help Student Leaders will be available today to give enrolment
for their ID card                                                           assistance . Other information needed, in respect to IT requirements, should
                                                                            be directed to the Student Central located in the Learning Commons (1800
                                                                            275 278 (1800 Ask CSU) or email ask@csu.edu.au.




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  Students must present Student ID card to enter the Night
  Events, only 1 guest will be permitted per CSU Student.
  You must also bring photo identification, eg. Drivers licence,
  proof of age card, passport.
  Students Under 18 years of age can attend the Tuesday
  Trivia Night & Thursday Bowling Night. All night events will
  have alcohol present. Students under 18 caught drinking will
  be instantly removed as well as anyone seen supplying them
  alcohol.

  Once capacity is reached there will only be
  additional admissions as patrons leave. If you leave
  you will need to line back up.                            Night                         MONDAY 22ND FEB
  Bags will also be checked as you enter the                              FUTURISTIC beach party
  premises                                                            Doors Open @ 7pm, The Shed (Albury Campus)
                                                                            Entry: CSU Students $5/ Guests $7
                                                                                    18yrs & Over Only
Day                      TUESDAY 23RD FEB
                   Market Day
      Thurgoona Campus, Near Learning Commons
                      10am – 4pm                            Night
  Local Community Services, Sports Groups & Businesses                                      TUESDAY 23RD FEB
         present, with giveaways & information                                     Trivia night
   Free Dodgem Car rides & other fun activities taking                              (Albury campus)
               place throughout the day                                      Theme: what I wanted to be!!!
                                                                             Quiz King really gets you going
                                                                      Doors Open @ 7pm, Trivia commences at 8pm
                                                                               BYO nibbles for your table
                                                                               The Shed (Albury Campus)
Day                 WEDNESDAY 24TH FEB                                      Entry: CSU Students $5/ Guests $7
                                                                              Student’s Under 18 welcome
            Mature age students
               morning-tea
                  9:30am- 10:30am
            Gums Café - Thurgoona Campus
              Big free bbq lunch                            Night                    WEDNESDAY 24TH FEB
                  12:30pm – 1:30pm                                     Bright, lights & fluro night
            Gums Café – Thurgoona Campus                              Doors Open @ 7pm, The Shed (Albury Campus)
                                                                            Entry: CSU Students $5/ Guests $7
                                                                                    18yrs & Over Only

Day                    THURSDAY 25TH FEB
             Free bbq Breakfast
                     9am-10am
            Gums Cafe, Thurgoona Campus                     Night                        THURSDAY 25TH FEB
                                                                                ten pin Bowling
                                                                                  Ten Pin Bowling & Disco
                                                                               Twin City Bowling, Wodonga.
                                                                    Buses departing The Shed, Albury Campus @ 7:30pm
Day                                                                          Entry: CSU Students $5/ Guests $7
                       FRIDAY 26TH FEB                                   Bar at Venue. Students Under 18 welcome
      Amazing Race & free bbq lunch
     $2 entry going to Volunteer Rescue Association
  Commences 12pm @ Gums Café, Thurgoona Campus
   A fun group activity to help you familiarise yourself
  with the University and the Albury Area, as you work                                       FRIDAY 26TH FEB
               your way through the clues                   Night               CHILL OUT SESSION
                    Prizes to be won!!
  (Advisable to wear runners & Slip, Slop, Slap, Wrap)                                  DJ & Band
                                                                      Doors Open @ 7pm, The Shed (Albury Campus)
                                                                            Entry: CSU Students $5/ Guests $7
                                                                                    18yrs & Over Only

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