First5Weeks

5 weeks, 5 themes, 5 great ways to settle into GMIT!

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Your student experience is important to us!

At GMIT we understand that transitioning to third level can be daunting.

That’s why we’ve developed a five-week welcome programme to get you settled.

 

#First5weeks Welcome Programme 2017

The programme runs from Wednesday, 6th September, 2017 to Friday, 6th October 2017.

It includes a Family Day on Tuesday, 5th September, 2017.

***Download the #First5weeks Welcome Programme brochure here***

 

Themes for the #First5weeks Welcome Programme include:

 

WELCOME TO GMIT

Kick start your #First5weeks with Family Day! Meet the Students' Union, staff and fellow students. Find out what you need to know to get started and take a campus tour.

 

KNOW YOUR COLLEGE

Learn about academic and non-academic supports within GMIT and get information on your options if you think you are on the wrong course.

 

KNOW YOUR COMMUNITY

Discover the wide range of supports and services available to you within the local community.

 

MIND YOURSELF

Gain insight into building healthy habits from the start. Pick up tips on managing stress and useful mindfulness tools to boost your physical and mental health.

 

MIND YOUR RESOURCES

Learn about the many ways you can save your money and the environment and the small changes that can make a big difference.