Enrich your Journey with OPEN COLLS on the go packages
Moving to a new city can be challenging, but it’s also an opportunity for new experiences. At Lincoln, we’ll help you make friends, explore Adelaide and succeed in your studies. Here’s what to expect if you become a friend of Lincoln through the Open Colls program.
What's included in Open Colls program
|Eligibility||First year students studying at the University of Adelaide, the
University of South Australia, and Flinders University
|Pre-Welcome Week||‘Soft Landing’ available to residents new to Adelaide – one week’s accommodation free-of-charge to help you settle into Adelaide|
|Welcome Week||Open Colls can attend
• New Student Welcome Day (Last week of Feb 2020)
• International Orientation with the International Representative
(for International students)
• Two Welcome Week events
• All Welcome Week training sessions
• “Corridor” meeting with your RA
|Residential Advisors||Open Colls have their own “Residential Advisor” who provides them with community and social leadership within the College.|
|Academic Tutorials||Access to any relevant tutorials throughout the year|
|Meals||Dinner with other College residents on the evening of your tutorials|
|Printing and Wi-Fi||Unlimited use of the internet, and free printing|
|Study space||24/7 Access to some study spaces in the College|
|Memberships||Lincoln Announcements Facebook page
Open Colls Facebook group
Relevant academic cohort Facebook group
“Access membership” to College Club (no voting rights)
|Library access||Books may be borrowed from the library during College Central office hours, 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.|
|Panel sessions||Attend our Networking Panel Sessions in your chosen discipline|
|Throughout the year||Open Colls can
• Attend 4 formal whole of College dinners
• Attend College ticketed social events (ticket at resident prices)
• Participate in Charities Committee activities
• Participate in Music night, International Night, Lincoln Legends, and Cohort Cup
|Training||All Open Colls and full-time residents must participate in compulsory online and in-person training.
Open Colls may participate in additional training/development sessions made available throughout the year to Lincoln residents on an ad hoc basis.
|Competitions||Art Competition, Battle of the Bands, Writing Competition|
New in town? Don’t have a group of friends in Adelaide? Experience the benefits of College life with Lincoln’s Non-Resident “Open Colls” Program. Open Coll students get access to College life while living off-campus. You’ll explore the academic support and wellbeing programs of full-time College residents, as well as getting access to social and cultural events, and meals.