The Transition to University Office has a primary focus on enhancing student's first year experience at Flinders University, the Transition to University Office assists and supports students in their transition and orientation to university studies. In doing so the Transition to University Office assists and works collaboratively with staff to develop student support programs, coordinates the Flinders University Start Smart Orientation and Tour Guide Programs, Degree Transfer Information Days, and is involved in various mentoring programs, Open Days and other initiatives. For more information visit or contact the Transition to University Office.

A range of other services are available to support students. These are divided into




Students may also wish to know about the:

Ally Network which celebrates sexual diversity at Flinders University;

Flinders Legal Advice Clinic, a confidential legal advice service staffed by Flinders Law Stuents who are supervised by qualified legal practioners; and/or,

OASIS - Faith, Spirit, Community which provides an open, friendly space where

  • staff welcome new students
  • individuals drop in to find a quiet place or to chat over a cup of tea or coffee
  • students socialise and meet new people
  • cultural and festive activities occur
  • religious clubs and societies

Contact the Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching if:

  • there are other resources you wish to add to this site
  • you would like further information about the support and advice about teaching first year students offered through Centre for Innovation in Learning and Teaching
  • you are interested in participating in the First Year Community of Practice