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Distance students orientation programme

The Distance Learner Orientation Programme is designed to give you the means to prepare for university study. You will find out how to access the tools and resources for distance learning.

MYHUB

This site includes resources on student development, careers, well-being, academic advice, student associations and student advocacy. Start here with an Orientation activity for our new students to welcome you and help you familiarise yourself with the services. Don't forget to sort your password out, more info on that is here.


Massey@Distance Online Orientation

Massey@Distance (M@D) is the Student Association for distance students (Student Associations are run completely independent from Massey University). 

The Orientation covers tips on getting started at distance, including Massey resources that are essential to distance study. Presentations will also be running on How to be a Successful Distance Student, Employment Support, Stream, Portal and The Distance Library Service.

Orientation Events

  • Wednesday 8th July at 7:30pm: How to be a Successful Distance Student

  • Thursday 9th July at 7:30pm: Introduction to the new Massey Career Services online portal

  • Saturday 11th July at 10am: M@D Online Orientation

  • Monday 13th July at 7:30pm: Massey Career Services: Employment Support

  • Tuesday 14th July at 7:30pm: Masterclass on the Stream Learning Environment

  • Wednesday 15th July at 10am: How to be a Successful Distance Student

  • Wednesday 15th July at 7:30pm: How to be a Successful Distance Student

  • Thursday 16th July at 12pm: Masterclass from the Distance Library Service

  • Thursday 16th July at 7:30pm: M@D Online Orientation

  • Friday 17th July at 10am: M@D Online Orientation

  • Saturday 18th July at 7:30pm: M@D Online Orientation

  • Monday 20th July at 7:30pm: Masterclass from the Distance Library Service

  • Tuesday 21st July at 7:30pm: Become a Student Portal whiz in less than one hour (with a focus on changing and selecting course for enrolment)

  • Wednesday 22nd July at 7:30pm: How to get the most out of your Stream Learning Environment

  • Thursday 23rd July at 7:30pm: M@D Online Orientation

You can access the Zoom Event URL’s from these locations:

On-campus orientation


On-campus orientation days

On-campus orientation is held at each campus for new students, including distance students. This is a great opportunity to learn about Massey University and meet other students.

Find out more about the events at each campus:

Getting started with Stream

It is a good idea to engage with the Getting Started section in Stream, Massey's online learning centre.

The information on Getting Started is available approximately four weeks before lectures start and will help you prepare for your first semester. 

Getting around our campuses

If you're attending an orientation session on campus, check out our maps, parking and transport page.

Massey Uni app

Installing the Massey Uni App on your phone for essential features while studying at Massey.  The app gives you information on how to access the available services, assessment help, main student platforms, events and timetable. You can find your way easily when on campus.

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