Our first year at the University of Melbourne

A biomedicine student’s perspective It all started on Tuesday 26 February when I and around 300 other nervous first year biomedicine students scurried into the Kathleen Fitzpatrick Theatre for our 9:15am welcome lecture during o-week. I should add that it took me three laps of campus to finally find it, with the Lost On Campus app being my saviour. Surprisingly, I wasn’t as nervous as … Continue reading Our first year at the University of Melbourne

What We Wish We’d Known About Uni Before Starting First Year

You may have done everything within your powers to prepare for uni, but there are so many things you only find out later. To save you valuable time, the Unimelb Adventures team have come up with this cheatsheet of things we wish we’d known before we started uni! You don’t need to know what you’re doing right at the start of first year! You only … Continue reading What We Wish We’d Known About Uni Before Starting First Year

100 tips to survive first year

Since these tips were published in March 2015, student services at the University have undergone a massive overhaul. As such, a small number of the tips do not provide the correct details for where to find student services. We work very hard to ensure the accuracy of what we post, and we have updated tips where possible to bring the post up to speed. Thanks … Continue reading 100 tips to survive first year