News and Events

Subscribe to the international student newsletter for announcements about upcoming events and important information regarding international student life and academic matters. We also love publishing contributions from students so please email your photos and stories to

Below is a list of selected news and events.

Log in to the workshop booking system to see a full listing of workshops for international students.

myExperience: free gelato cart!

26 Oct 2017

The myExperience survey for Semester Two (T2) courses is now open! To celebrate, come and get a free gelato in return for completing a survey about your experience of learning and teaching at UNSW. All responses are confidential. Complete for your chance to win a $500 prepaid Visa card.

myExperience survey for Semester Two courses (T2) now open!

myExperience survey for Semester Two courses (T2) now open!

Published: 24 October 2017

Complete for your chance to win a $500 prepaid Visa card. Please take five minutes to tell us about your experience of learning and teaching at UNSW.

Log in to your myExperience survey

STUDY SMART: Techniques for less stressful exam preparation

24 Oct 2017 – 26 Oct 2017

Be better prepared and do well in your exams. Learn how to develop a structured study plan, review course materials, build your confidence and reduce the stress of exams.

Tuesday 24th October, 11.00am - 1.00pmThursday 26th October, 12.00 - 12.00


Campus Security Services: New Look

Campus Security Services: New Look

Published: 6 October 2017

Campus Security now have a new look, with smart red uniforms replacing the old green and black. You’ll see lots of new faces among the Security staff, too.

Drop-in marquee for interpreting your study planner

3 Oct 2017 – 20 Oct 2017

The Your Study Planner is a tool that will help you to plan your future course enrolments, as a supplement to the UNSW Handbook. It is important that you review Your Study Planner because it will help you identify which courses you will need to undertake from 2018 in order to complete your degree on schedule.

Be a Cultural Mentor - Apply Now

Be a Cultural Mentor - Apply Now

Published: 22 September 2017

Use your knowledge and experience as a senior Local or International student to help newly arrived international students adjust and feel at home in their new environment.

Applications close - Friday 29 September 2017.

Cultural Mentor Information Session

22 Sep 2017

Come along to this information session and find everything you need to know about the Cultural Mentoring Program. Learn about some of the benefits of the Program, what is required and meet other students interested in applying.

Find out more

Are you a daily lens wearer? Would you like to try new lens cases for 2 months?

Published: 18 September 2017

Researchers at The School of Optometry and Vision Science, The University of New South Wales are seeking volunteer participants to use antimicrobial and non-antimicrobial contact lens cases so that the researchers can compare their contamination rates. Participants will be provided with a $10 vouchers on 2nd and 3rd visits to compensate for their costs incurred in attending the study visits.

Fieldwork Grants for Postgraduate Research International Students

Fieldwork Grants for Postgraduate Research International Students

Published: 13 September 2017

18 Grants of $2,000 are available.

Apply now

International Students Careers Week (WK7)

4 Sep 2017 – 7 Sep 2017

International students! Are you ready to discover your career? Join UNSW Careers and Employment, featured employers and international employment experts for a week of seminars, panels and online events specifically designed for UNSW international students.

Register and find out more