Orientation Week - Semester 2, 2024

Discover helpful information and heaps of fun for you at RMIT Orientation Week.

Congratulations! We are excited to welcome you to RMIT Vietnam!

Your Orientation Week starts on Monday, 24 June - that's when your RMIT journey begins!

How to navigate your student life smoothly? How to find information at RMIT? It's not so difficult. There are many intriguing activities and insightful workshops for you to get familiar with RMIT's student services, and study environment, and make new friends! 

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First step into your life at RMIT Vietnam

All great journeys begin with a single step. Learn all the basics of the essential services and platforms right on your devices at RMIT Vietnam for a smooth transition into university life with How2RMIT.

Welcome Day: 24 June

Monday, 24 June is the Welcome Day for new students at RMIT Vietnam Saigon South (SGS) and Hanoi campuses.

For many of you, Welcome Day is your first day visiting RMIT campuses. You will collect your RMIT student card, take a campus tour, and discover all student support services at the Service Fair. There are also fun on-campus activities and entertainment, along with opportunities to socialise with other new students.

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  • Time: 8am–11.30am
  • Location: Auditorium Theater, Level 1, Building 2, 702 Nguyen Van Linh, District 7




8am–9.30am​ Student ID card distribution​​ Canopy Area
Campus Tours​​
9.35am–9.40am​​ Meet & Greet Warm-up and Welcome performance Auditorium Theater​
9.40am–9.45am​​ Welcome Remarks​​
9.45am– 9.55am​​ Orientation Activities & How2GetAhead Calendar​
9.55am–10.00am​​ Student Council Greetings
10.00am–10.05am Student Connect Introductions
10.05am– 11.30am​​ Service Fair​​ 2.1.06 - 07​
Engagement activities, F&B, Photo booth Boost Juice area​

  • Time: 9am–11.30am
  • Location: Student Common Area, Level 5, Handiresco Building, 521 Kim Ma, Ba Dinh District




9am–10.00am​​ Student ID card distribution​​  Level 1​​
Campus Tours​​
10.00am–10.05am​​​ Meet & Greet​​ Warm-up​​

Innovation Hub 

Level 1​​

10.05am–10.15am​​ Welcome Performance​​
Welcome Remarks​​
Orientation Activities & How2GetAhead Calendar
Student Council Greetings
10.30am–10.35am Student Connect Introduction​
10.35am–11.30am​​​ Service Fair; Engagement activities & F&B​

How2Get-Ahead workshops: from 24 to 28 June

Which support services are available for you at RMIT? How to access these services?

RMIT Vietnam offers you a range of support services to achieve your study goals and grow healthily and happily. All services are free and easy to access.

Visit How2Get-Ahead workshops to learn how to make the most of your student life!

What you will discover

Essential information to enjoy life at university

You will discover many information and tips for fresh undergraduate students that can help your university life be joyful, meaningful, balanced and beneficial for the future.

Diverse student support services

The workshops cover common issues new students may encounter and introduces a wide range of services for you, from academic support, wellbeing services, library support, and many more.

Global study options

If you are also interested in study overseas, How2Get-Ahead workshop will cover everything you need to know about exchanging or transferring program, as well as global study opportunities available at RMIT.

International student induction: 26 June

If you're an international student coming to RMIT Vietnam, this induction sure is not to miss. You will get essential information for international students in Vietnam such as visa, health insurance, and especially, RMIT's buddy program - where you make friends with local students and attend cultural activities. 



Saigon South


Wednesday, 26 June

School and Program Inductions: from 01 to 05 July

After getting used to RMIT's student services, it's time for you to get familiar with your programs and meet your classmates and lecturers. Attending School and Program Induction is compulsory for new students. 

You will receive an email invitation from your schools via your RMIT mailbox closer to Orientation Week. Please check your mailboxes regularly.

Newbie Buzz

New students will receive Newbie Buzz emails from the University for important information before starting their new journey at RMIT. Newbie Buzz links will be updated here when it's published.

Share your first experience at RMIT Vietnam

Follow RMIT University’s Facebook and Instagram and share with your network about your first experience with RMIT University!   

Tag @rmituniversityvietnam on your post and stories on your social media – we’ll repost.  

A consultation between a staff member and a student at RMIT Vietnam

Additional help for students

Students can connect with Student Connect for further information and additional support.

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