New Students Guide
Welcome, new students! Find the information you need to settle in at RMIT.
In this guide
Get to know RMIT
Learn the lingo
If starting university feels like learning a foreign language, check out this video. With a little help, you’ll be fluent in no time.
Hear students tell it
Prefer to hear it from your peers? Watch this video to see what our students like about RMIT.
Know your rights!
We are an inclusive environment. We aim to create a safe and respectful place for every student.
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'Wominjeka' means 'welcome' in the Woi wurrung language of the Wurundjeri peoples of the Kulin nation. RMIT University acknowledges the people of the Woi wurrung and Boon wurrung language groups of the eastern Kulin Nations on whose unceded lands we conduct the business of the University. RMIT University respectfully acknowledges their Ancestors and Elders, past and present.
Watch traditional owner Aunty Di explain, as she welcomes you to Wurundjeri Country.
Acknowledgement of country
RMIT also acknowledges the Traditional Custodians and their Ancestors of the lands and waters across Australia where we conduct our business. Find out more.