Orientation timetable

Use the New Students' Orientation timetable to figure out what events and workshops are going on throughout the week—there's something for everyone.

Monday 24 Feb

Come along and hear from current mature students, pick up study tips, network with other students, and find out about our learning services. Optional IT session, library and campus tours to follow.

9-11 am

HULT323, Hunter building

10.30-11.30 am

The Hub

11.45 am-12.30 pm

Various (you will be advised at the WGTN Hall Welcome)

Meet other students from your area of study, explore the Kelburn campus, and get to know Wellington. www.wgtn.ac.nz/uni101

1.30 pm onwards

Architecture and Design HMLT103, Hugh Mackenzie building

1.30 pm onwards

Arts, Communication, Music, Teaching KKLT301 and KKLT303, Kirk building

1.30 pm onwards

Biomedical Science MCLT102, Maclaurin building

1.30 pm onwards

Commerce and Tourism HMLT205, Hugh Mackenzie building

1.30 pm onwards

Engineering and Computer Science COLT122, Cotton building

1.30 pm onwards

Health HMLT104, Hugh Mackenzie building

1.30 pm onwards

Law/Arts HULT323, Hunter building

1.30 pm onwards

Law/Commerce HULT220, Hunter building

1.30 pm onwards

Law/Science HULT119, Hunter building

1.30 pm onwards

Midwifery EA120, Easterfield

1.30 pm onwards

Science MCLT101, Maclaurin building

Formal welcome followed by refreshments and networking

3-5 pm

Student Union Memorial Theatre, Student Union building

5-8 pm

AM102-104, Alan MacDiarmid Building

7 pm until late

The Hub

Bring your timetable and find out where your classes are and other key spots around the University

10 am-2 pm daily (45-60 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Pipitea campus - depart near Victoria info ihonui desk, ground floor, Rutherford House

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Te Aro - depart near ground floor reception desk

10.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

11.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

12.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

1.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

2.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

Visit anytime during opening hours. Drop in tours available. Always free entry

9 am-5 pm

Adam Art Gallery, Kelburn campus, next to Student Union building
Tuesday 25 Feb

Starts with breakfast and Student Services talks.

8.30 am-3.30 pm

AM102 and AM104, Alan MacDiarmid building

General overview of student IT, includes practical session.

9-10 am

KKLT301, Kirk building

2.30-3.30 pm

KKLT301, Kirk building

Attend if you haven't registered for Smart Start.

9-9.45 am

Student Union Memorial Theatre

2.30-3.30 pm

Student Union Memorial Theatre

10-10.45 am

Cumberland, Education House, Everton Hall, Stafford House and Uni Hall KKLT303, Kirk building

10-10.45 am

Helen Lowry Hall and Boulcott Hall HMLT205 Hugh Mackenzie building

11-11.45 am

222 Willis and Joan Stevens Hall KKLT303 Kirk building

11-11.45 am

Keatharine Jermyn KKLT303 Kirk building and HMLT205 Hugh Mackenzie

12-12.45 pm

Capital Hall KKLT303 Kirk building

1-1.45 pm

Te Puni Village KKLT303 Kirk building and HMLT205 Hugh Mackenzie building

1-1.45 pm

Victoria House KKLT303 Kirk building

Meet at the waharoa

10 am-3.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

Attend if you haven't registered for Smart Start.

10-10.45 am

Student Union Memorial Theatre, Student Union building

A social event to welcome students from refugee backgrounds.

2-3 pm

KK001, Kirk building

12 noon-1 pm

The Hub

Tickets for this event sell out quickly.

7 pm until late

The Hub

Bring your timetable and find out where your classes are and other key spots around the University

10 am-2 pm daily (45-60 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Pipitea campus - depart near Victoria info ihonui desk, ground floor, Rutherford House

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Te Aro - depart near ground floor reception desk

10.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

11.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

12.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

1.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

2.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

Meet up and walk down to the CBD for a tour of some key student hot spots around Wellington. Tours finish in the CBD

11 am-12 noon

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

2-3 pm

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

Visit anytime during opening hours. Drop in tours available. Always free entry

11 am-5 pm

Adam Art Gallery, Kelburn campus, next to Student Union building

10.30-10.45 am

Recreation centre - meet by the table tennis tables next to reception

2.30-2.45 pm

Recreation centre - meet by the table tennis tables next to reception
Wednesday 26 Feb

Starts with breakfast and a briefing of the day's events.

8.30 am-3.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

Starts with breakfast and Student Services talks.

8.30 am-3.30 pm

AM102 and AM104, Alan MacDiarmid building

An information session about starting postgraduate study, hosted by Student Learning

9.30-11 am

TTR205, Te Toki a Rata building

9 am-12 noon

TTRLT1, Te Toki a Rata

Attend if you haven't registered for Smart Start.

9-9.45 am

Student Union Memorial Theatre, Student Union building

11-11.45 am

Student Union Memorial Theatre, Student Union building

10 am-1 pm

Lecture theatres 1 and 2, Te Aro campus (139 Vivian Street)

General overview of student IT, includes practical session.

11 am-12 noon

KKLT301, Kirk building

Attend if you haven't registered for Smart Start.

10-10.45 am

Student Union Memorial Theatre, Student Union building

12-12.45 pm

Student Union Memorial Theatre, Student Union building

Find out how to enhance your university experience and leadership skills outside your study.

11-11.45 am

HULT119, Hunter building

1-1.45 pm

HULT119, Hunter building

A session for new postgraduate and mature students

11 am-12 noon

TTR205, Te Toki a Rata building

12 noon-1 pm

The Hub

Come along and hear local university talent and enjoy an afternoon of relaxed entertainment.

12 noon-1 pm

The Hub

2-3 pm

COLT122, Cotton building

2.15 pm-3 pm

MCLT101 and MCLT103, Maclaurin building

2-3 pm

EA120, Easterfield building

3.15-4.45 pm

MCLT101 and MCLT103, Maclaurin building

7 pm until late

The Hub

Bring your timetable and find out where your classes are and other key spots around the University

10 am-2 pm daily (45-60 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Pipitea campus - depart near Victoria info ihonui desk, ground floor, Rutherford House

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Te Aro - depart near ground floor reception desk

10.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

11.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

12.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

1.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

2.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

Meet up and walk down to the CBD for a tour of some key student hot spots around Wellington. Tours finish in the CBD

11 am-12 noon

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

2-3 pm

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

Visit anytime during opening hours. Drop in tours available. Always free entry

11 am-5 pm

Adam Art Gallery, Kelburn campus, next to Student Union building

10.30-10.45 am

Recreation centre - meet by the table tennis tables next to reception

2.30-2.45 pm

Recreation centre - meet by the table tennis tables next to reception

1.45-2 pm

Language Learning Centre, VZ004, von Zedlitz building
Thursday 27 Feb

Starts with breakfast and a briefing of the day's events.

8.30 am-3.30 pm

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

Starts with breakfast and Student Services talks.

8.30 am-3.30 pm

AM102 and AM104, Alan MacDiarmid building

Half-day session to help get you started with your academic study and to meet new people-you must register online

9.30 am-1 pm

MCLT103, Maclaurin building

10 am-1 pm

Lecture theatres 1 and 2, Te Aro campus (139 Vivian Street)

General overview of student IT, includes practical session.

11 am-12 noon

KKLT301, Kirk building

3-4 pm

KKLT301, Kirk building

Find out how to enhance your university experience and leadership skills outside your study.

11.30 am-12.15 pm

HULT119, Hunter building

12.30-1.15 pm

HULT119, Hunter building

3-3.45 pm

HULT119, Hunter building

12 noon-1.30 pm

The Hub

1-2 pm

MCLT101, MCLT102, and MCLT103, Maclaurin building, TTRLT1, Te Toki a Rata building

2-3 pm

AM103, Alan MacDiarmid building

2-3 pm

MCLT102 and MCLT103, Maclaurin building

Presenting research is a core skill for many research disciplines-listen to postgraduate presentations, learn about exciting research, and give feedback

6-8 pm

RHMZ03, Rutherford House, Pipitea campus

7 pm until late

The Hub

Bring your timetable and find out where your classes are and other key spots around the University

10 am-2 pm daily (45-60 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Pipitea campus - depart near Victoria info ihonui desk, ground floor, Rutherford House

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Te Aro - depart near ground floor reception desk

10.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

11.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

12.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

1.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

2.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

Visit anytime during opening hours. Drop in tours available. Always free entry

11 am-5 pm

Adam Art Gallery, Kelburn campus, next to Student Union building

10.30-10.45 am

Recreation centre - meet by the table tennis tables next to reception

2.30-2.45 pm

Recreation centre - meet by the table tennis tables next to reception

1.45-2 pm

Language Learning Centre, VZ004, von Zedlitz building
Friday 28 Feb

8.30-10.30 am

Te Herenga Waka marae, 46 Kelburn Parade

8.30-10.30 am

AM102 and AM104, Alan MacDiarmid building

A fun spin on our regular event. Meet fellow postgraudate students and chat over breakfast

9.30-10.30 am

Milk and Honey, Kelburn campus

11 am-2 pm

Kelburn Park, Salamanca Road

7 pm until late

The Hub

Bring your timetable and find out where your classes are and other key spots around the University

10 am-2 pm daily (45-60 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from information pod, level 1, the Hub

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Pipitea campus - depart near Victoria info ihonui desk, ground floor, Rutherford House

11 am-1 pm daily (20-30 minutes)

Te Aro - depart near ground floor reception desk

10.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

11.30 am daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

12.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

1.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

2.30 pm daily (20 minutes)

Kelburn campus - depart from Victoria info ihonui, level 2 the Hub

Visit anytime during opening hours. Drop in tours available. Always free entry

11 am-5 pm

Adam Art Gallery, Kelburn campus, next to Student Union building