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Select your study type from the below three options.

Are you a domestic student studying on campus, are you an on campus international student or are you studying online?

Get one step ahead before the start of semester! Work through the below four sections to complete your orientation and register for orientation events. Find out what’s on offer, how to get connected and ready to study, and where to ask for help.

Events

Attending Orientation is a great way to get started at ECU.

There are essential activities and events that can help you settle in, learn about the support services available, meet key staff and ensure you are ready to study.

Orientation activities are offered at different times so you can easily create an Orientation schedule that best suits you.

Book in now

Select your campus below to register for Orientation events.

Please note: You should complete your online Virtual Information Pack (VIP) and set up your student email account before registering for Orientation events.

Need to cancel an event registration?

  • Open your event confirmation email if you would like to cancel one of your Orientation event registrations.
  • Select ‘Click here to return some or all of your tickets’ towards the bottom of your event booking confirmation email under ‘TICKET RETURN’.
  • If you can’t find your event confirmation email you can search for lost tickets on TryBooking.

Plan how to get there

Visit your campus! Here is some information to help you get there:

Student email

Your student email account is where you will receive all official communication from ECU. Make sure you check it often or you might miss something really important.

Student Guide

The ECU Student Guide is available on the Student Intranet and contains essential information about the University and student support services.

Follow us on social media

Keep up to date with important happenings, announcements, events and all things ECU on our Current Students social media channels.

Join a club

Getting to know your fellow students and joining a community makes settling in much easier. ECU has a variety of clubs you can join with a range of interests including culture, sports, course specific clubs, and more.

Graduate Research Induction Program

The Graduate Research Induction Program (GRIP) is an online training program for all new ECU research students. It provides essential information to get you started on your research journey.

Access GRIP now

Get your student card

You'll need your Student ID card when you attend Orientation events, use on-campus printing services, borrow library resources and to access buildings. It also doubles as a Transperth SmartRider card once you complete the Transperth Consent Declaration online, giving you student rates on public transport.

We encourage you to complete the Transperth Consent Declaration online before visiting a campus eLab counter to get your Student ID card, where your photo will be taken and your card will be produced while you wait.

Explore HARC

HARC (Helpful Academic Researchers Companion) has been designed to answer the questions ECU researchers ask at every step of the research life cycle.

Access HARC now

Online Orientation

If you didn’t attend a Get Set for ECU session, enrolled after the Orientation period or missed out on Orientation activities, you can complete your ECU Orientation online via Blackboard.

FAQs

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions database 'AskUs' for an instant answer to hundreds of questions.

Contact us

The Student Hub is your first stop for anything you need to know about studying at ECU:

  • Email: enquiries@ecu.edu.au
  • Phone: 134 328
  • On campus: Joondalup Building 34, Mount Lawley Building 3 and South West Building 1.

Support services

ECU Students have access to a range of free support services. We're here if you need us. Bookmark the below links to access in future:

Childcare and parenting

If you have young children, our childcare services can help you with balancing study, work and family life. We have childcare centres, occasional care and parent facilities available on all campuses.

Get one step ahead before the start of semester! Work through the below five sections to complete your orientation and register for orientation events. Find out what’s on offer, how to get connected and ready to study, and where to ask for help.

Moving to a new country to study is an exciting time and with the right preparation, you can make the transition as smooth as possible.

ECU has an online pre-departure induction for new international students. Complete this as soon as you can as it will help you prepare for life in Australia. WWe also have helpful international student information available on our website.

Student email

Your student email account is where you will receive all official communication from ECU. Make sure you check it often or you might miss something really important.

Student Guide

The ECU Student Guide is available on the Student Intranet and contains essential information about the University and student support services.

Follow us on social media

Keep up to date with important happenings, announcements, events and all things ECU on our Current Students social media channels.

Join a club

Getting to know your fellow students and joining a community makes settling in much easier. ECU has a variety of clubs you can join with a range of interests including culture, sports, course specific clubs, and more.

Graduate Research Induction Program

The Graduate Research Induction Program (GRIP) is an online training program for all new ECU research students. It provides essential information to get you started on your research journey.

Access GRIP now

Get your student card

You'll need your Student ID card when you attend Orientation events, use on-campus printing services, borrow library resources and to access buildings. It also doubles as a Transperth SmartRider card once you complete the Transperth Consent Declaration online, giving you student rates on public transport.

We encourage you to complete the Transperth Consent Declaration online before visiting a campus eLab counter to get your Student ID card, where your photo will be taken and your card will be produced while you wait.

Explore HARC

HARC (Helpful Academic Researchers Companion) has been designed to answer the questions ECU researchers ask at every step of the research life cycle.

Access HARC now

Online Orientation

If you didn’t attend a Get Set for ECU session, enrolled after the Orientation period or missed out on Orientation activities, you can complete your ECU Orientation online via Blackboard.

Events

Attending Orientation is a great way to get started at ECU.

There are essential activities and events that can help you settle in, learn about the support services available, meet key staff and ensure you are ready to study.

Orientation activities are offered at different times so you can easily create an Orientation schedule that best suits you.

Book in now

Select your campus below to register for Orientation events.

Please note: You should complete your online Virtual Information Pack (VIP) and set up your student email account before registering for Orientation events.

Need to cancel an event registration?

  • Open your event confirmation email if you would like to cancel one of your Orientation event registrations.
  • Select ‘Click here to return some or all of your tickets’ towards the bottom of your event booking confirmation email under ‘TICKET RETURN’.
  • If you can’t find your event confirmation email you can search for lost tickets on TryBooking.

Plan how to get there

Visit your campus! Here is some information to help you get there:

FAQs

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions database 'AskUs' for an instant answer to hundreds of questions.

Contact us

The Student Hub is your first stop for anything you need to know about studying at ECU:

  • Email: enquiries@ecu.edu.au
  • Phone: 134 328
  • On campus: Joondalup Building 34, Mount Lawley Building 3 and South West Building 1.

Support services

ECU Students have access to a range of free support services. We're here if you need us. Bookmark the below links to access in future:

Childcare and parenting

If you have young children, our childcare services can help you with balancing study, work and family life. We have childcare centres, occasional care and parent facilities available on all campuses.

International students with school age children can arrange for them to attend school in Australia.

Get one step ahead before the start of semester! Work through the below four sections to complete your orientation and register for orientation events. Find out what’s on offer, how to get connected and ready to study, and where to ask for help.

Events

On-campus Orientation events are also open to online students and we encourage you to attend, if you can.

There are activities and events that can help you settle in, learn about the support services available, meet key staff and ensure you are ready to study.

Orientation activities are offered at different times so you can easily create an Orientation schedule that best suits you.

Book in now

Select your campus below to register for Orientation events.

Please note: You should complete your online Virtual Information Pack (VIP) and set up your student email account before registering for Orientation events.

Need to cancel an event registration?

  • Open your event confirmation email if you would like to cancel one of your Orientation event registrations.
  • Select ‘Click here to return some or all of your tickets’ towards the bottom of your event booking confirmation email under ‘TICKET RETURN’.
  • If you can’t find your event confirmation email you can search for lost tickets on TryBooking.

Plan how to get there

Visit your campus! Here is some information to help you get there:

Orientation for Online Students

Complete your Orientation online via Blackboard. This Blackboard site has been established to provide an Orientation experience for new students who have been unable to attend a Get Set for ECU session or Orientation activities on campus.

Student email

Your student email account is where you will receive all official communication from ECU. Make sure you check it often or you might miss something really important.

Student Guide

The ECU Student Guide is available on the Student Intranet and contains essential information about the University and student support services.

Follow us on social media

Keep up to date with important happenings, announcements, events and all things ECU on our Current Students social media channels.

Graduate Research Induction Program

The Graduate Research Induction Program (GRIP) is an online training program for all new ECU research students. It provides essential information to get you started on your research journey.

Access GRIP now

Get your student card

If you can't get to a campus, you can complete the application for a student ID card and submit it with a passport sized photo of yourself as directed on the form. You can also get your student ID card from any of our eLab counters on campus, where your photo will be taken and your card will be produced while you wait.

You'll need your Student ID card if you attend Orientation events, use on-campus printing services, borrow library resources and to access buildings. It also doubles as a Transperth SmartRider card once you complete the Transperth Consent Declaration online, giving you student rates on public transport if you reside in Perth.

We encourage you to complete the Transperth Consent Declaration online before visiting a campus eLab counter to get your Student ID card.

Explore HARC

HARC (Helpful Academic Researchers Companion) has been designed to answer the questions ECU researchers ask at every step of the research life cycle.

Access HARC now

FAQs

Check out our Frequently Asked Questions database 'AskUs' for an instant answer to hundreds of questions.

Contact us

The Student Hub is your first stop for anything you need to know about studying at ECU:

  • Email: enquiries@ecu.edu.au
  • Phone: 134 328
  • On campus: Joondalup Building 34, Mount Lawley Building 3 and South West Building 1.

Support services

ECU Students have access to a range of free support services. We’re here if you need us. Bookmark the below pages to access in future:

Childcare and parenting

If you have young children, our childcare services can help you with balancing study, work and family life. We have childcare centres, occasional care and parent facilities available on all campuses.

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