You are expected to arrive on the Friday before your class commences. International students arriving in Australia will be collected from the airport and taken to their accommodation. Further information on your airport pickup and accommodation will be provided closer to program commencement.
When you arrive you will receive a Welcome Pack containing essential information to help you get started, including maps of the university, campus and city, transport information and tourist guides on things to see/do around your city.
On the morning of your first class, ACU July School staff will travel with you to the ACU Campus. There will be a welcome and orientation program where you will meet your ACU July School staff, and other July School students. Orientation will include a morning tea, a program introduction and campus tour before your class commences that afternoon.
Social and cultural Program
A range of optional activities and excursions give you the chance to see and experience Brisbane and Sydney’s major attractions and nearby places of interest. For more advice and assistance with planning excursions and activities, contact the ACU July School Coordinator.
Please note: a fee may be charged for some activities and excursions.
There is no shortage of major attractions to visit and explore in Brisbane. Across the river from the CBD, South Bank is home to Brisbane’s Cultural Centre with the world-class galleries and entertainment. Blessed with parks and pristine natural places, Brisbane always feels like a green city.
There are so many things to do in Sydney – the challenge is finding enough time to do them all! From pristine beaches to great night life, to stunning walks and fabulous shopping, there is something for everyone.All of this is accessible withSydney’s extensive public transport services, including trains, buses and ferries.