Your First Day at ELS

Your first day at ELS Sydney will begin with our informative orientation program to welcome you to our school.

Please arrive before 8:30 am. The program for the day is as follows:

Register

Check in at the Reception area on Level 1 
You will be presented with some forms to sign, and we will view your passport

Welcome, placement test & Total Support interview

After a warm welcome, you will sit our English test to establish your English level. As part of Total Support, you will then have a one-to-one interview with one of our teachers to determine your study needs.

Morning tea and Meet the Staff.

Meet our teachers and staff while enjoying morning tea. 

Academic orientation

Our qualified teachers will cover specific details of the course you are enrolled in and provide information on using the computer rooms.

School and local area tour 

A tour of the school facilities followed by a walk around the local area

Student Services Orientation

You will be issued with your Student ID card and your Orientation pack. You can use your student card to receive student admission (discounted prices) to cinemas and many tourist attractions. Student services staff will also provide detailed information on work rights, visa requirements, social club activities, college rules and the roles of staff members.

Accommodation orientation

Students in our accommodation program will receive general information from our friendly student services team and can ask any questions or raise any issues.