Orientation is for new students and for students who are starting a new path in a different college or program. You will have the opportunity to learn about the services available to you on campus, win great prizes and make new friends! We strongly encourage all new students to attend Orientation.

Orientation is September 2, 2020. 

Check back soon for more information!

Additional welcome events

Additional welcome events for international students and Métis, First Nations and Inuit students take place before Orientation. 

Welcome for international students is September 1, 2020.

The date for the Aboriginal Students' Centre New Student Welcome is TBD. 

Information to help you prepare

New students website

Visit our new students website for everything you need to know about starting university! 


Planning to take transit, drive or bike to campus? Learn about transportation options for students.


Did you apply for a student parking permit? If you have a student parking permit, you should park in your designated lot.

If you do not have a parking permit or are only planning to drive to campus for the day, visitor and daily parking is available. Parking fees are charged by the hour, though both Stadium Parkade and Lot 4 near the Education Building offer a set daily maximum rate if you plan to park for the day.


Find printable maps of campus and an online guide to university buildings and popular locations on the Maps page.


Connect to free campus Wi-Fi almost anywhere on campus using your NSID and password.