UOWD was a-buzz on the evening of 20 May with Orientation and Enrolment taking place for students commencing in Summer Session 1, 2010. The event was organised to introduce the new students to the University and to help them complete the necessary formalities required for enrolment.
Professor Rob Whelan, UOWD President, welcomed the students to the University community. Through Professor Whelans networking and collaborations with various government organisations and businesses, he spoke of his surprise on meeting many individuals who have introduced themselves as "Im one of yours referring to themselves as proud graduates of the University. These Alumni have worked with government organisations such as the Dubai Financial Audit, Dubai Courts to name just a few, and Professor Whelan highlighted that the new enrolling students have the same work opportunities as our Alumni.
Representatives from the Student Services Department, IT, the Office of Institutional Effectiveness along with academics and administration staff were at hand to assist students with academic advice and the enrolment process.
Pictures from the event follow.