Turn your ambition into
reality at FedUni's Open Day

Gippsland Campus activities

Open Day is your opportunity to find out more about Federation University Australia at our Gippsland Campus.

A range of program, general and scholarship information sessions will run throughout the day – to help you discover a little more about the FedUni community - as well as help you to understand the application processes, fees, support services, and all the other things you need to know about before you start university.

Along with program and application information you'll also have the opportunity to check out a range of displays and demonstrations – you can also try your hand at some of the activities that our students participate in throughout the course of their studies.

Download the Gippsland Open Day Program here

Gippsland Campus activities

Starting point

Starting point

Location: Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E

Speak to staff and students, pick up course information, find out where to get student support information, or join a tour.

Time Location
Information sessions
Scholarships
Learn about the range of scholarships available, including eligibility criteria and how to apply.
12:00pm - 12:30pm Room 1, Auditorium, Building 3E
Pathways to University:
Learn about our Foundation Access Studies (FAST) program, which can provide you with the skills and confidence to begin a FedUni degree.
12:00pm - 12:30pm Room 2, Building 3E, Auditorium
Family and Friends Presentation:
Provides Family and Friends of commencing FedUni students with a better understanding of the university environment and the transition to university life.
1:00pm - 1:30pm Building 2E 101
Activities and tours
Campus tours Departing on the half hour
(10:30am - 2:30pm)
Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Student Connect:
Discover how we can support you with finance, counseling, motivation, stress and time management, social and
cultural programs, health services and chaplaincy.
10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Careers and employment: Talk to our careers advisers to gain an insight into various career opportunities, helpful career websites, and pathways to success. 10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Disability Liaison Unit: We’re committed to promoting access and equity for students who have a disability, mental health or medical condition. Speak to our staff about the range of support services available. 10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Fees and government loan schemes: Information on tuition fees, including Commonwealth supported places and amenities fees. Get the answers you need about the HECS-HELP, SA-HELP and FEE-HELP government loan schemes. 10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Scholarships: Learn about the range of scholarships available, including eligibility criteria and how to apply. 10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Leadership and Volunteer Program/Student Senate: Discover opportunities for leadership and volunteering. Further your personal development skills through workshops and conferences and get involved in the FedUni Student Senate. 10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Pathway programs: Returning to study? Looking for
additional support, or an alternative way to enter university? Learn about our pathway courses which can enable students to enter an undergraduate degree at FedUni.
10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Sport and recreation: Shoot some hoops and learn how to get involved in sport and recreation opportunities, on and off campus. 10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Research in Gippsland: Check out the innovative, multidisciplinary research currently taking place at the Gippsland Campus and see how we're addressing regional, national and international priorities. 10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E
Latrobe City Council: Providing local visitor information regarding town maps, visitor guides, dining guides, nightlife, leisure facilities and sporting clubs. 10:00am - 3:00pm Auditorium and foyer, Building 3E

Business

Discovery point

Location: Building 3E
Get information on study options and the benefits
of obtaining a business degree at FedUni.
Time Location
Information sessions
Undergraduate programs 10:30am - 11:00am Room 2, Auditorium
1:00pm - 1:30pm
Displays and activities
Put your marketing know how and creativity to the test. 10:00am - 3:00pm Building 3E Auditorium
Human resource management activities
Crunch the numbers in this interactive accounting activity.

Nursing, midwifery, psychology, sport, physical and outdoor education

Discovery points

Nursing: Building 2W
Sport, Outdoor and Physical Education: Building 1E (Knuckle)
Psychology: Building 3E

Talk to us about our wide range of health programs and learn
more about the exciting study and career opportunities
available.

Time Location
Information sessions
Psychology 1:00pm - 1:30pm Building 3E, Room 1, Auditorium
Nursing 10:30am - 11:15am Building 2W, 251
12:00pm - 12:45pm
1:30pm - 2:15pm
Sport, Outdoor, Physical and Environmental Education 12:30pm - 1:00pm Building 3E, Room 1, Auditorium
Exercise and sport science 10:30am - 11:00am Building 2E101
Activities
Nursing lab interactive activities 10:00am - 3:00pm Building 2W,
128, 145, 152
Psychology perception and sensation experience Building 3E, Auditorium
Outdoor and environmental education activities Outside Building 1N
Sports and exercise science activities Building 1E downstairs
Take part in fun Sport, Outdoor, Physical and Environmental Education activities. Building 1N

Education

Discovery point

Location: Auditorium
Information on study options and the benefits of an education degree at FedUni. Learn about postgraduate study and career opportunities, as well as current student perspectives
Time Location
Information sessions
Learn about course content, entry requirements, study options and pathways. 11:30am - 12:00pm Room 1 Auditorium
1:30pm - 2:00pm Building 2E101
Displays and activities
Interactive education activities with staff and FedUni students All day Building 1N Room 206
CASPer Testing: learn about the new online test for education courses
Practise your Literacy and Numeracy Skills to be well prepped for upcoming applications.

Visual arts

Discovery point

Location: Auditorium
Learn more about your study options, entry requirements
(including folio preparation advice) and postgraduate
opportunities.
Time Location
Information sessions
Visual arts 12.30pm - 1:00pm Room 2, Building 3E, Auditorium
Displays and activities
‘ReFresh’:
Current exhibition of artwork by Gippsland secondary school students.
10:00am - 3:00pm Building S, Switchback Gallery Foyer
Demonstrations of silk screen printing techniques. 10:00am - 3:00pm Building S, Printmaking Studio
Explore our ‘popup’ Gallery. From here take a guided tour of the Gippsland Centre for Art and Design. 10:00am - 3:00pm Campus Main Entrance
ReFresh Gippsland Visual Arts Prize winners announced 2:00pm Building S, Switchback Gallery

Arts (Humanities and social sciences)

Discovery point

Location: Building 1N
Learn about our study areas, including arts, media studies, community and human services and criminal justice, and the opportunities available in these dynamic fields.
Time Location
Information sessions
Learn about our Arts, Humanities and Social Science courses 11:00am - 11:30pm Building 3E, Room 1, Auditorium
1:30pm - 2:00pm
Displays and activities
Media Power: Use our media toolkit to design your own ad. 10:00am - 3:00pm Building 1N, Room 207
Contribute to our evolving story and see what happens next! 10:00am - 3:00pm Building 1N, Room 207
What would a compassionate society look like for Australian domestic and international relations? 10:00am - 3:00pm Building 1N, Room 207
Musician or murderer – can you tell the difference? 10:00am - 3:00pm Building 1N, Room 207

Information technology

Discovery point

Location: Building 1E
Talk to our course advisors. Discover postgraduate and career opportunities, pre-requisites and pathways into the course.
Time Location
Information sessions
Find out what is happening in the fastpaced world of IT. 11:30am - 12:00pm Building 3E, Room 2, Auditorium
Displays and interactive activities
IT Zone: Show your skills and have fun whilst learning about IT. 10:00am - 3:00pm Building 1E Ground floor

Science

Discovery point

Location: Building 3E
Speak with our staff and current students to find out
how you can start studying with us in 2018. Discover
the many exciting study areas within applied sciences,
and the range of options for entry.
Time Location
Information sessions
Biomedical science, biotechnology, veterinary and wildlife science and food and nutritional science. 11.00 - 11.30am Room 1 Auditorium
Veterinary and wildlife science and environmental and conservation science. 12.30 - 1.00 Building 2E, Room 101
Displays and interactive activities
Experience engineering: Check out our interactive engineering display and learn about the exciting projects you will be involved in while studying engineering at Gippsland. 10:00am - 3:00pm Building 1E, Level 2
Step into the ‘Science Zone’ See what makes science awesome, through a range of exciting interactive experiments. All day Building 3W, Room 202
Take a personalised lab tour with one of our current students, check out our facilities and ask any questions you may have. All day Building 3W, Room 202

Engineering

Discovery point

Location: Building 1E
Find out how you can study with us in 2018, with our Civil Engineering or Mechatronic Systems Engineering degrees.
Time Location
Information sessions
Learn about the benefits of our undergraduate engineering courses. 10.30 - 11.00am Building 3E, Room 1
1.30 - 2.00pm Building 3E, Room 2
Displays and interactive activities
Check out our interactive engineering display and learn about the exciting projects you will be involved in while studying engineering at Gippsland. 10:00am - 3:00pm 1E, Ground floor

FedUni Living

Discovery point

Location: Building 3E, Auditorium
FedUni Living
Visit FedUni Living in the Auditorium to chat to current residents, take a tour of the residences, submit your application and find out all about residential living.
Time Location
Activities and tours
Accommodation tours will run throughout the day. Board our
shuttle bus departing from Building 3E, Auditorium entrance.
Building 3E, Auditorium entrance

Living on campus provides you with the best start to your University experience with proven transition programs, support for academic, social, cultural and personal development, planned events and activities, easy and convenient locations and lots of fun!

First year undergraduate students are guaranteed* accommodation during their first year of study!

*Conditions apply.

Visit the FedUni Living webpage for more information.

About the campus

Our Gippsland Campus is located at Churchill and provides quality education over a wide range of programs.