Transition – Arts Survival Guide and Helpful Information

Arts Survival Guide

Image 21The Arts survival guide is your one stop guide to surviving your first year at University. 

It is full helpful information such as maps, transport information, transition programs, and who to go to for support and general advice.

Download your copy of the Arts Survival Guide at the link below.

Arts Survival Guide 2013

Services available to help with your Transition

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Counselling and Mental Health

Offer a counselling service, as well as offering support  in all aspects of university life affecting health and wellbeing.

Disability Liaison Unit 

Promotes access and equity for students and staff who have a disability, medical or mental health condition. 

Monash Student Association Host Scheme 

Is  an orientation program for domestic and international students.

Arts Academic Language and learning Unit (ALLU)

Can help you with help with study and writing skills. 

Transition Videos

The Faculty of Arts have produced a series of 15 informative videos featuring our incoming Transition Coordinator Dr Felix Nobis addressing some of the questions you may have when you first start university.

Where can I go for study assistance?

Faculties and Campuses

Who do I contact for what?

 Click here to watch further video’s from this series. 

Monash also provide series of Orientation vodcasts that have been developed for off-campus students, students who may have missed orientation and those wanting a recap.

The vodcasts presented by Monash students take you on a journey from receiving your offer through to exams so that you are well prepared for your first semester at Monash.

To view the Monash Orientation vodcasts visit Orientation vodcasts

Useful Links

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Glossary of Terms

A comprehensive list of terminology used within the University.

Contact Arts Undergraduate Student Services

Contact details for Arts Students Services at Berwick, Caulfield, Clayton, Gippsland & off-campus, South Africa and Sunway (Malaysia).

Monash University – Adjusting to university life

This site provides helpful transition information not just for students but for parents and partners as well.    Students topics include getting ready for uni, making connections, orientation, and preparing to study.   Topics for your parent & partners include what to expect and how to help.

Information for current arts students

This site contains everything you need to know about studying for an arts degree.  It includes information on course & units,  assessment & results, enrolment and re-enrolment, student & learning support, student forms, overseas study, careers and further study, help and advise and links to other university sites such as the library, my monash and lectures online.

Further information