STARTup Essentials is a compulsory information session for all students starting at Pathway (Te Huarahi) and English Language Centre (Te Puna o te Kī). It is held at the Plaza One Building in Dunedin.

The STARTup Essentials detailed schedule is emailed to students when they enrol. The schedule includes:

  • Official welcome
  • Meeting key support staff, teachers, and your fellow classmates
  • Learning about academic procedures
  • Introduction to essential IT tools
  • Walking tour around campus
  • Obtaining your student IT card
  • Discovering the support services available to you and how to access help
  • Learning about skills for academic success
  • Receiving your timetable