New Staff Welcome

Who should attend

This short event is designed for new staff members at the University.

Course overview

The ANU New Staff Welcome is designed to provide you with helpful information, an opportunity to meet colleagues, and ensure you feel welcomed, valued and have a smooth transition into the ANU community.

Key takeaways

The aim of the New Staff Welcome is to help you as a new staff member to settle into your new role by:

  • formally welcoming you to the University
  • providing an overview of the University's structure and strategic vision
  • informing you about many of the opportunities, services and facilities available  

Dates in 2023

  • Wednesday 15 February 2023
  • Wednesday 22 March 2023
  • Thursday 27 April 2023
  • Wednesday 31 May 2023
  • Thursday 13 July 2023
  • Wednesday 23 August 2023
  • Thursday 28 September 2023
  • Wednesday 1 November 2023
  • Thursday 7 December 2023

Dates in 2024

  • Thursday 15 February 2024
  • Thursday 28 March 2024
  • Tuesday 30 April 2024
  • Wednesday 12 June 2024
  • Thursday 25 July 2024
  • Tuesday 27 August 2024
  • Wednesday 2 October 2024
  • Tuesday 5 November 2024
  • Tuesday 10 December 2024


Free of charge for Australian National University Staff.

A light morning snack will be provided. 


February - April, July-August: Finkel Lecture Theatre, John Curtin School of Medical Research, 131 Garran Road

To locate this venue click here.

May- Lotus Hall Auditorium, Australian Centre on China in the World, 188a Fellows Lane

To locate this venue click here.

September, December- Theatrette 2.02 (same floor as entrance from McCoy Circuit facing NFSA), Sir Roland Wilson Building, 120 McCoy Circuit 

To locate this venue click here.

November-Hedley Bull Lecture Theatre 1, 130 Garran Road (and corner of Liversidge Street)

To locate this venue click here.

Note that whilst these locations are confirmed please refer to your New Staff Welcome calendar invite for further information.

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