This is the first step on the road to your dream career in sport, health, fitness dance or education. At O-week, we will welcome you into our family, you will discover how to create success from your time here at ACPE and how to have an unforgettable time while you complete your studies.
WHAT TO BRING
- A pen and notebook
- Comfortable clothes
- Comfortable shoes (heels and thongs not advised)
- Snacks to get you through the day (lunch on wednesday)
- A good attitude!
GETTING TO ACPE
ACPE is located in the sporting and event epicentre of Sydney, Sydney Olympic Park. Our campus is in the centre of the this amazing playground ready for you to explore all that the park has to offer.
Driving – Check out rates and locations via Sydney Olympic Park
Public Transport – is highly recommended with out campus located 5min walk from Sydney Olympic Park train station. Just be sure to plan your trip via Transport NSW trip planner
Head to campus early, collect your new student survival bag, familiarise yourself with the O-week timetable & hangout in the student lounge before it all kicks off.
NEW STUDENT WELCOME
Our welcome is an introduction to ACPE, an opportunity for the Dean of our college to welcome you all and put names to faces so you know who to ask for help during O-week
PEER TO PEER
Gain an inside insight into what it is like to be an ACPE student from your peers who have been there and done that. These sessions will also be used so that you can get to know each other before week one.
MAXIMISING YOUR POTENTIAL
Challenge your thought process, set goals and start smashing your personal bests right from day one!
OUR COMMUNITY, RESPECT & SAFETY
This session will enable and aid our students to foster a positive and safe community culture for everyone on our campus.
GUEST SPEAKER (TBC)
STUDENT READY ADMIN
Get yourself ready to be a student for the first time (or second) and complete the necessary forms which will help you make the most of all the perks that come with being an ACPE student. This session includes getting your student ID photo taken.
This session will provide students with an overview of their Student Handbook which covers information that you need to know in order to be a successful ACPE student. The information ranges from academic forms, processes, policies, staff directory, ACPE services and where to get help when you need it.
MEET YOUR HEAD OF DEPARTMENT
Meet your head of department as they give you low down and set the expectations for your time at ACPE in your chosen discipline.
STUDENT LEARNING SERVICES
Discover our student learning support team and how they will help you succeed during your academic journey.
INTRO TO LMS & IT SYSTEMS
Learn about how to use the learning management system, ensure you can access Microsoft 365 and make sure your log in is ready to start week one.
ENROLLMENT & ECAF HELP
Get help completing your electronic commonwealth assistance form (eCAF) to ensure your fee help is completed and ask questions if you have any timetable queries.
Tour the library and check out all the resources available to you as our librarians show you how to find exactly what you need to get your course work completed.
CAREER DEVELOPMENT SERVICES
Take the first step towards getting your dream job and find out how we will support you with your industry aspirations.
Discover all the fun opportunities that lie ahead of you as an ACPE student. These skills will enable you to practice the soft skills that you don’t learn in a classroom.
We will show you the correct etiquette and attitude you need to have in order to maximise use of our first class gym.
ELITE ATHLETE INFORMATION
Find out how to become an elite athlete and receive the support you need in order to be successful in the classroom and in your chosen sport.