Welcome to Melbourne, Australia's best student city. Studying in Melbourne is an unforgettable chapter in your life’s journey.

For everything you need to thrive as an international student in Victoria, we encourage you to Make Study Melbourne Part of Your Story. Here’s a useful checklist to start your study journey.

Checklist for newly arrived students

1. Download the Unlock Melbourne app
2. Learn how to get around - buy a myki card and explore the iUsepass option - 50% off public transport for eligible students
3. Set up your bank account
4. Visit the team at the Study Melbourne Hub
5. Follow Study Melbourne on social media and subscribe to our monthly newsletter
6. Make sure you know who to contact in an emergency
7. Download your free Melbourne International Student Insider Guide to learn about all of the great things Melbourne has to offer, including discounts, giveaways, accommodation information and more.
8. Contact your education provider to join the orientation events  at your institution.
9. Join the fun welcome events and cultural opportunities happening across Melbourne and Victoria over the coming months!
10. Read some of our great student stories about things to do, places to see and experiences to enjoy during your time in Victoria.

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