Student Connect? Say whaaat?

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If you’re a first year undergrad student commencing in 2013, you may have already been contacted from someone from Student Connect to organise a 30 minute appointment with a Student Development Advisor! If not, don’t worry – they’re still in the process of going down their list.

So…what IS student connect?

Student Connect is a new program for 2013, and essentially – the program is there to help new students with their transition to university AND to help with their progress throughout uni.

What happens in a Student Connect appointment?

During your appointment, you will meet with one of the student advisors (check out this link to see profiles of all the advisors). Appointments revolve around helping you build an understanding of what uni is all about and giving you an insight to what resources are available to you. The appointments also help you with your goals, plans and your career pathway so that you will feel more confident about future prospects.

Things to know about Student Connect

  • Appointment are around 30 minutes long
  • It is a free program! No need to pay for anything
  • And, you don’t need to be a first year to book an appointment! All students are welcome to book an appointment

Check out their FAQ for more details!

How can I get in touch with Student Connect?

Office location: Student Connect’s front desk is located in the Eastern Precinct Building. It’s just next to the Science Student Centre counter.

Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)

Website: www.studentconnect.unimelb.edu.au

Opening hours: 9am to 5pm

Email: student-connect@unimelb.edu.au

Blog: studentconnectunimelb.wordpress.com

So if you have any questions about Student Connect, feel free to email/call/or pop into their office!

And lastly – here’ a shout out to all my student@work friends working at Student Connect! Miss you lot!

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