Host Program

UMSU’s Host Program is all about welcoming new students to uni life here at the University of Melbourne.  It’s a program run by students, of students, for students, taking place at the start of every semester during orientation week. 

Our Volunteer hosts lead groups through icebreakers and fun games, and share tips about everything from academia to UniMelb’s best coffee places.

For SummerFest 2023, we're running Host Tours across Parkville campus... with a twist... all shall be revealed sooooon, so keep an eye on our socials and our full SummerFest program HERE.

Apply to become a Host!

Applications are now open to join the Host Tour team! Fill in the form below and the team will be in touch.

Why volunteer? Aside from working alongside a seriously amazing bunch of fellow students and making a heap of friends, your time and effort will also be acknowledged in the university’s new student enrichment initiative Melbourne Plus! You will receive a credential by the end of the year when all criteria are met. Additionally, we will have merch and a bunch of other exciting perks on offer during the training sessions and WinterFest!