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Academic Orientation Week

Academic Orientation is a week of academic events to help you settle into university life. In 2018 it will be will be held from Monday 19 to Friday 23 February.

More details will be available on this page closer to the date.

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The Vice-Chancellor Professor Harlene Hayne welcomes you to the University of Otago.

3min 04sec, 34.8mb

Create your own schedule on your phone or tablet

Find out what events are on, and when, and create your own schedule of Academic Orientation Week events with reminders and map, by downloading the Guidebook app and selecting the University of Otago Academic Orientation Week 2017 guide.

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Support services

Following are some of the support services available. See Services & support for more.

Pacific Island students

Student Learning Development

Free academic support as well as workshops, and Peer-Assisted Study Sessions (PASS)