2021 Fall Welcome

The 2021 Fall New Student Welcome will be hosted by the Aboriginal Students' Centre for new Métis, First Nations and Inuit students at USask.

We encourage you to join us on either dates: August 23 or 24 from 10:00 am to noon.

The welcome session will provide you with:

  • An introduction to the USask community, our purpose, culture, history and people.
  • An overview of student services and our community of support.
  • An introduction to the ASC team, our programming, services and events, and the Gordon Oakes Red Bear Student Centre.
  • An opportunity to meet with other new students.
  • The chance to win great prizes!

In addition to the main New Student Welcome, we have added two additional sessions to help you succeed at USask: How to be a successful student and How to manage your student finances. Scroll down for more details.

Online sessions are hosted via WebEx. Please review the WebEx audio/visual instructions beforehand. All session times are in Central Standard Time (Saskatchewan Time).


Additional sessions

How to be a successful student

August 26, 9:30 to 11 am

This session will help you balance the academic demands of first year with the necessities of health and wellness.

In this session you will:

  • Define what being a successful student means,
  • Learn the Five Senses to create a successful year,
  • Learn how to balance health and wellness and
  • Create a plan for your year.

How to manage your student finances

August 27, 9:30 to 11 am

This session will help you balance your finances in your first year.

In this session you will:

  • Understand the costs of your education,
  • Create a spending plan,
  • Learn about financial resources and
  • Learn about scholarships, bursaries and awards.


For more information, contact:

Lori Delorme
Student Services Coordinator