Welcome Back Festival

Whether it's your first time in Adelaide, or you're coming back after a break - welcome!

We're excited to have you back in Adelaide, and want to help you settle in on campus and in the community.

Welcome and Onboarding

Welcoming you to Adelaide from the time you arrive at the airport, and through our student volunteer mentors.

Transition Support

Helping you settle into your studies, brush up on your English, and make new friends across cultures.

Health and Wellbeing

Covid-19 has presented a challenge for us and we can become overwhelmed with all the restrictions and uncertainty. Explore what the experts have to say about fostering our wellbeing.


Join in a series of ongoing events, including concerts, cultural events, food festivals and more!

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Got questions? Contact the dedicated student welcome team for assistance.

Contact Welcome Team

Arrival Checklist

Follow through the steps on the Arrival Checklist to ensure you're setting yourself up for success.

Arrival checklist

Staying safe in Adelaide

COVID-19 information for international students

Find health and travel advice, as well as information about current South Australian restrictions, on StudyAdelaide's website.

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Getting a vaccination certificate

If you need to obtain a vaccination certificate in Australia, you just need to follow these steps.

Obtaining proof of vaccination

Getting a COVID test

If you are required to get a PCR test or rapid antigen test (RAT) for COVID-19 while in Adelaide, just follow these steps.

Getting a PCR test in Adelaide

Getting a rapid antigen test (RAT) in Adelaide