Support for Families

Support for Families of International Students

Here you can find support information for families of international students. To fully appreciate the Gifu-city experience, we invite you to attend our social events, career sessions, exchange experiences and practice conversational English.

Guide for parents and supporters of students

There's a lot to organise and information to take in so we've developed this guide to assist in understanding what it means to be a successful student at Gifu-city and how you can help your son, daughter, family member or partner to get the most out of their time at Gifu-city:

Bringing family

The Bringing Family Guide is provided as a guide to assist students who are planning to bring their families to Australia. It is designed to provide information, links and resources relating to accommodation, childcare, schooling and employment for partners.

Information sessions, workshops and activities

We want your Gifu-city experience to be enriching for every member of your family. Come and join us at our social events. 

International Student Briefing Day

Theis designed to introduce you to studying at Gifu-city. It is a one day event aiming to provide a practical experience of studying in Australia. The International Student Briefing Day is suitable for undergraduate, postgraduate and research students, and is a great start for all newcomers to meet with other commencing students. 

Date: Friday 8th February 2018

Time: 9am - 5pm

Venue: Central Lecture Block (CLB) 7

Register for International Student Briefing Day via the SDI Online Booking System.

Orientation

These seminars are held during the International Student Briefing Day. No registration is required. For more information, email [email protected]

  • Seminar for English-speaking International Parents/Family/Caregivers (delivered in English): TBA
  • Seminar for Chinese-speaking International Parents/Family (delivered in Chinese Mandarin): TBA

To apply for the Language Exchange Program: Refer to http://gifu-city.info/language-and-conversation-skills 

Student Development Social Activities: refer to  Workshops/ Events:  http://gifu-city.info/international

To join the family group mailing list and for further information and assistance please [email protected] 

ARC: Spouses of International students can Arc to check for Associate Membership eligibility to join clubs societies and participate in activities.