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Mid-year welcome and Orientation+ online induction modules

If you are a new UC student, check out this orientation information to help you get settled in and started on your road to success: 

Orientation+ online induction modules
Complete UC’s Orientation+ online induction modules before Monday 13 July to make sure you’ve got all the essential information you need for your first year of study at UC. There are five modules and topics covered include an introduction to UC, studying at UC, wellbeing, the UC community, and safety and security. It’s easy to get started and each module should only take 5-15 minutes to complete. Access the modules here. 

Mid-year Welcome – you’re invited
Completed the modules and want to know more? Drop in to our Mid-year Welcome Hot-Choc Social. This is an opportunity to meet support staff, student mentors and other new students over a cup of hot chocolate and biscuits.

Date: Tuesday 14 July
Time: 6pm – 7pm
Venue: Community Engagement Hub, Room 108, Rehua Building

Completed your Orientation+ online induction modules yet?

Are you a new first-year undergraduate student? An email has been sent to your @uclive student email outlining login information for UC’s Orientation+ online induction modules.

The five modules are a really important part of your introduction to UC – they’re designed to make sure you’ve got all the essential information you need for your first year of study. 

All first-year undergraduate students must complete the modules, so if you haven’t already done so, be sure to put them on your to-do list this week. 

Get started – it won’t take long…
It doesn’t take long to complete each module – between 5 to 15 minutes, and you don’t have to complete them all at once. 

Login to your @uclive student email, look for an email with the subject line ‘Your Orientation+ module login’ and follow the instructions. 

Can’t find the email? 
We’ve been advised by some students that they haven’t received an email with their login details. If that’s you, don’t worry – email student-success@canterbury.ac.nz 

Be in to win
All students who complete the modules by midday, Friday 6 March* will go in the draw to win one of four $50 vouchers for the University Bookshop. 

*Note – the date for the prize draw has been extended. 

Stay safe and enjoy O. Week | Tips from New Zealand police

University O Week – be safe, look after your mates and have a ‘good one’

You’re here! Starting university is an exciting time with plenty of events to get involved in. There’s been a fun packed UCSA O. Week schedule this week, along with some more events coming up – join the fun!

New Zealand Police have offered some important tips to make sure your start at UC is a safe and enjoyable one. Check them out on the New Zealand Police website>

Planning on having a party with your mates? Remember to register it with the Good One Party Register>

Most importantly, look after yourself and your mates, and embrace this exciting opportunity.