International Students

All new international students beginning studies in fall or winter are strongly encouraged to attend Orientation. Please complete the appropriate registration form by clicking on a link in one of the boxes below, and be sure to indicate that you are an international students.


Undergraduate Students

Bachelor's Degree

Orientation is your first step to learn more about life in Canada, Calgary, and the UCalgary campus. Get to know the programs, services, and staff at UCalgary that are here to support you. International Orientation takes place on September 1 and Fall Orientation for all undergraduate students takes place on September 3 and 4. Please indicate that you are an international student in the form. After that, a follow-up question will ask about your status as an exchange or visiting student.

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Graduate Student

Master's or PhD

Learn about a wide range of topics to ensure your success at UCalgary. This important session is hosted by the Faculty of Graduate Studies (FGS) and is designed specifically for new Master's and PhD students. Orientation for graduate students takes place on September 2.

Visit the International Student Services

Do you have questions about university life? Check out Online Orientation, an information resource for first-year students. Log in to Online Orientation