AdmissionsInduction & Online-Registration

Induction & Online-Registration

Welcome to WIT

Induction

WIT is committed to making your transition to studying in Ireland a most positive one. The International Office organises an Induction Programme for all our International students and which is mandatory.

Our programme enables you to meet other students and the International Office staff. It also gives you the opportunity to learn more about both the academic and social side of campus life. Induction leaders will be on hand to address any questions you may have.

Induction Page 1  Induction Page 2

Click here for directions to the campus.


Online-Registration

International students are required to register online for their programme of study, prior to arrival in Ireland. This on line registration facility will be open to students for two weeks only:

OPENING: 9:00am Tuesday 8th August 2017 and CLOSING: 4:00pm Friday 18th August 2017. 

Before starting the registration process, we advise you read our step by step guide , just click on the link here: “How to Register Online 2017” 

International (New Entrant) Online-Registration - Click Here

Any queries about this process can be sent to [email protected] or [email protected]


Date

Time

Activity

Location

Thursday September 1

10.30am

INTRODUCTION

Check- in with WIT International office staff

Collect WIT student smart cards

Meet the International Support Team

 

Main Auditorium

Cork Road Campus

 

11.00am

 

WELCOME PRESENTATION

Ms Sinead Day – International Affairs Manager

Ms Mairead Byrne   - Students  Union President

Garda Aileen Lawlor – Immigration Regulations

Ms Elma Clancy  - Institute Nurse

Ms Lizzy Kent – WITcard office

Mr Robin Croke - Clubs & Societies Officer

Ms Breda Heavey  - Counselling Service

Fr. David Keating – WIT Chaplin

 

Main Auditorium

Cork Road Campus

12.45pm

LUNCH

Sign up for day trips/activities

The Dome Bar/Restaurant

 

14.00 pm

STUDENT GROUP BRIEFINGS

Group 1

Asia (Non-EU) in room F01 with Helen Kang and  John Joe O’Farrell

Group 2

Study Abroad Brazil/Canada/USA in room F04 with

Don O’Neill

Group 3

ERASMUS in main auditorium with Samantha Richardson

 

 

School of

Business Building

 

15.00 pm

ACADEMIC REGISTRATION

Group 1 – go to Room ITG01

Group 2 – go to Room ITG02

Group 3 – go to Rooms ITG03, ITG04, ITG05, ITG06

 

The Walton Building

(Computer Labs)

 

 

 

Thursday September 1

 

 

 

 

16.00pm

 

CAMPUS TOUR

 

Begin at Walton Building

 

19.00 pm

 

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS WELCOME PARTY !!

 

Meet all our new international students from all over the world

Free Pizza/Music/ Dancing/ finger food !!      

 

 

The Dome Bar/Restaurant

Friday September 2

 

11.00 am

14.00 pm

16.00 pm

ACTIVITY DAY

 

Waterford City walking /cycling tours

 

Waterford ‘Greenway’ off road walk/cycle

 

Surfing – Tramore Beach, Waterford

 

Meeting points to be confirmed

Monday September 5

 

 

 

 

11.00 am

14.00 pm

CULTURE DAY

Waterford Museum Tour

Gaelic Sports Workshop

 

City Centre

Arena Sports Centre Carriganore Campus

Tuesday September 6

 

14.00 pm

LIBRARY TOUR

 

Main Campus

 

 

Wednesday

September 7

 

 

9.15 am

 

YEAR 1 STUDENT INDUCTION

 – Mandatory for all year 1 students

 

 

Faculty/Schools

 

Thursday

September 8

 

9.15 am

 

CLASS BEGINS!

 

See timetables for classrooms/labs