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 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
  • Thursday 21 November 2024


Free of charge for Australian National University Staff.

A light morning snack will be provided. 


February - Copland Lecture Theatre, 25A Kingsley Street

To locate this venue click here.

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

To locate this venue click here.

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

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.

New Staff Welcome - Campus Tour

As a part of the ANU New Staff Welcome an optional campus tour is offered, being a great opportunity for you to ask questions and familiarise yourself with the University campus.

This tour runs for approximately 1 hour and is open to ANU staff members who have joined the University within the last 6 months.

To select a tour time, please complete the New Staff Welcome Campus Tour Registration Form.  

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