Student Orientation

Student Orientation

Orientation is held on the Thursday before week 1 of each semester, starting at 5 pm. All new students are expected to attend orientation before they begin their studies.

In 2020 the two Orientation dates are:

  • Thursday the 20th of Feburary at 5pm (semester 1)
  • Thursday the 23rd of July at 5pm (semester 2)

These dates and others such as study skill and acculturation days can be found on our full academic calendar available here:


During Orientation, students will be given a tour around campus as well as an introduction to academic procedures, things to be mindful of, ways of accessing student support services as well as other items.

International students are expected to also refer to the international students' page found here:


This page has additional helpful information, including the International Student Manual (ISM).