Introducing your “How to Get from Eh to Oz!” predeparture guide

2 October 2019

Getting ready to study in Australia is probably the most stressful for most students. But it doesn’t have to be!

By using a combination of past student surveys and our own expertise, we have come up with an informative guide to get you ready for your big move—our How to Get from Eh to Oz! Prep Guide!

How to Get from Eh to Oz Prep Guide

How to Get from Eh to Oz! Prep Guide

This predeparture guide will involve a series of videos, emails, webinars, and blogs to keep you on track during the weeks leading up to your arrival in Australia.

The webinars will feature detailed info and specific guidance (like university-specific accommodation), so you can tune in and ask questions in a live setting. Bonus? Videos and webinars will be made available as a playlist, so you can refer to them at any time!

What will you learn about?

  • Student Visa – Review the student visa process and what you can expect.
  • Accommodation – The latest information on accommodation options in Australia. Learn exactly where OzTREKK students have stayed.
  • Money – Review cost of living in Australia, banking, loans, transferring money, etc.
  • Student Support – Get mentally prepared for studying on the other side of the world.
  • Travel – Get you prepared to pack, fly, land, and more!

Our First From Eh to Oz Webinar
The “From Eh to Oz 101” webinar will be held Thursday, Oct. 10 at 7 p.m. EDT. This webinar will cover everything you may encounter while getting ready to go to Australia. Get your questions answered! Your admissions officer will send you the rego link!

OzTREKK Ambassadors
Are you following us on InstagramThat’s where you’ll find tips, tricks, contests, and our new student ambassadors who are ready to give you the lowdown on studying in Australia!

NEW OzTREKK Boarding Pass
Your predeparture one-stop shop! Our newly revamped Boarding Pass is a great resource to get you ready to go. We encourage you to browse this site thoroughly. This is where you’ll find detailed predep info about student visas, accommodation, banking, airport arrival, cost of living, working in Australia, and much more—including student reviews about where they live!

Predeparture Meet & Greets
We hold super-amazing meet-ups in Toronto, Vancouver and Calgary that you must attend (okay, not mandatory, but it should be 😊). This is a great opportunity to meet fellow students, OzTREKK staff, and have any last-minute questions answered. In the past, we have had students find roommates at this event! You will receive invites for these events as details are confirmed.

OzTREKK is Here to Help
We know moving to the other side of the world is incredibly exciting, but we also know it can be intimidating, so our goal is to get you feeling organized and prepared by providing you with heaps of information that will help you prepare for the next step—Australia!


So stay tuned… and don’t forget, we are always just an email or phone call away! Have questions? Give us a call at 1-866-698-7355 or email