myMelbourne | myWorld Study Abroad and Exchange at the University of Melbourne

Old Geology Building

Stop 1: the home of student services

myWorld First Step sessions and other overseas study sessions

myWorld First Step sessions provide vital information on how to incorporate overseas study into your University of Melbourne degree. The session will have you thinking about where in the world you would like to go and how you can get there.

Attendance at a myWorld First Step session is compulsory and forms an eligibility requirement for any student wishing to participate in the exchange program. Students are required register for a session at What's on at Stop 1? and have their student ID scanned so attendance is recorded. Students who have not attended a session will not be eligible to apply for the exchange program

To register for any of the overseas studies sessions:

  • Go to Stop 1: Student Services at the University of Melbourne
  • Scroll down to 'Workshops and sessions at Stop 1' to search for sessions
  • Under 'Upcoming workshops and sessions' click 'Study Overseas' to expand the menu to review the various sessions available concerning overseas study opportunities.
  • Click the green 'Register' button at the top of the page
  • At the Book a Stop 1 advisor page select:
  • Workshop > Overseas Study Workshop > SESSION Name

    If you are not sure what the date of the next session is, choose next and it will take you to a calendar where you click forward to choose a date that suits you.

    Information sessions for other global opportunities here.

    Contact us


    Within Australia: 13 MELB (13 6352)
    Outside Australia: +61 3 9035 5511

    Getting in touch For Inbound students:

    For Outbound students:

    We have moved our student enquiries online!
    Stop 1 is the new face of student services online, on the phone and in person. You can now submit an enquiry online and track its progress via your student login.  One of our experienced staff will aim to respond within approximately two business days.

    We kindly ask you to submit your enquiry by clicking here and following the prompts (please label your enquiry as ‘Global Mobility Enquiry -’ followed by the subject of your message and include your Student ID (for curent stduents) under ‘Enquiry Title’.

    For Partner Institutions and non-student related enquiries, click here.

    Address for correspondence Global Mobility
    Level 3, 757 Swanston Street
    The University of Melbourne
    Victoria 3010
    Out of hours emergency contact University Security Office (available 24 hours a day)

    Tel: +61 3 8344 6666, ask to leave a message for "Global Mobility"


    Global Mobility Drop-in Consultations

    Come and talk to a global mobility advisor at a drop-in session. Advisors can answer general enquiries about international study opportunities at short 10 minute consultations. If you have already attended the ‘myWorld First Step’ session, you may be referred to an appointment on a specific destination or institution.

    For your consultation:
    • Arrive at the start of the drop-in period and take a ticket from the kiosk
    • You will be seen in order of arrival; if you’re not there when your name is called, the next student on the list may be called ahead of you
    • Bring any research you have already done on destinations or programs
    Location Ground Floor, Stop 1 (Parkville)
    Date and Time

    Please check back for the 2018 Stop 1 schedule here and at What's on at Stop 1


    Visit your Education Abroad Advisor at Stop 1 at the above drop-ins

    Education Abroad Advisors are available to see students and each advisor co-ordinates a specific region and is able to provide information on specific university exchange partners or general country information. It is expected that students first attend a myWorld First Step session and undertake their own research before coming along to see us. During these drop-in sessions, all advisors are able to answer general questions.

    Advisor for Outbound students:
    Regional Focus:

    Bradley Manson
    Education Abroad Advisor

    Canada, Hong Kong SAR, Israel, Taiwan (China) and the United States of America

    Aaron De Bono
    Senior Education Abroad Advisor

    Nordic Countries (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden), India, Indonesia, Ireland, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, and the United Kingdom

    Natalie Amanatidis

    Education Abroad Advisor

    Africa, China, Continental Europe, Japan, Latin America, and Turkey.
    For Inbound Students:

    Adam Da Cruz and Marisa Cerantola
    Education Abroad Advisors

    Inbound students who have arrived in Melbourne and need assistance please email: saex-outreach [at]


    All inbound students

    The full staff list is available here.

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