Welcome international students!

To welcome you to UOW, we have organised events, workshops and resources to help you make friends, settle into your classes and adjust to life in a new country. Take a look at what's on below, and then add them to your schedule.

Your Belong checklist:

  1. Register for the Welcome to Wollongong event and attend on 21 February. 
  2. Get to know the resources and support available to help you succeed and thrive.
  3. Join an English language conversation group like Couch Conversations, IFISor the UOW Language Hangout.
  4. Complete the International Student Success Course.

Featured event: Welcome to Wollongong

Name
Welcome to Wollongong Precinct at O-Fest
Date & Time
Tuesday, February 21, 2023, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Description

Have you moved to Wollongong from overseas, interstate or outside the Illawarra? At this event you'll meet native Australian animals, taste the local cuisine, connect with students and relevant services and receive critical information about your new home in Wollongong.

Please note: This event is for new and continuing students

Session Type
Let's Go: Get Started
Location
Wollongong Campus, Jugglers Lawn

More events added weekly

EVENT DETAILS

Name
IFIS English Conversation Group Launch
Date
Tuesday, February 14, 2023
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM (AEDT)
Location
Wollongong Campus, Students' Hub

EVENT DESCRIPTION

Description

Practice your spoken English and learn about new cultures. For more information about IFIS visit this website 

This event is open to new and continuing students. 

EVENT DETAILS

Name
Welcome to Wollongong Precinct at O-Fest
Date
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM (AEDT)
Location
Wollongong Campus, Jugglers Lawn

EVENT DESCRIPTION

Description

Have you moved to Wollongong from overseas, interstate or outside the Illawarra? At this event you'll meet native Australian animals, taste the local cuisine, connect with students and relevant services and receive critical information about your new home in Wollongong.

Please note: This event is for new and continuing students

EVENT DETAILS

Name
IFIS English Conversation Group
Date
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
Time
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM (AEDT)
Location
Wollongong Campus, Students' Hub

EVENT DESCRIPTION

Description

Practice your spoken English and learn about new cultures. For more information about IFIS visit this website 

This event is open to new and continuing students.