Fall Orientation is a series of events, workshops and information sessions where new UCalgary students can learn about academics and campus life before starting classes. Be sure to visit Online Orientation today for more information.
Graduate Student Orientation
Set yourself up for success by attending Graduate Student Orientation. Learn about important university regulations, services and more.
International Student Orientation
Attend International Student Orientation, an important pre-class information session about immigration, working in Canada, life in Calgary and more.
Indigenous Student Orientation
At Indigenous Student Orientation, you'll meet other First Nations, Métis and Inuit students. You'll also learn about the Writing Symbols Lodge's programming and participate in exciting workshops.
Date: September, 3 and 4, 2019.
Time: Complete the registration form for your personalized schedule.
Cost: This event is free for all new undergraduate students. If you are a graduate or exchange student, please visit the corresponding tab above.
New Student Orientation Services
New Student Registration Assistance
Do you have questions about course registration? NSRA can provide you with answers about requisites, restrictions, registration errors, advising and course timetables.
Ask Me Program
During your first few weeks of classes you'll see students, staff and faculty volunteers wearing red buttons that say "Ask Me." Have a question about campus or Calgary? Make sure you ask us!
The Welcome Centre
Each summer, the Welcome Centre provides support and programming for new-to-Calgary students as they prepare to make Calgary their new home. Visit us for social activities, advice on living in Canada, and more.
Did you miss Fall Orientation or want access to additional resources? Attend an extended orientation session held in Sept. and Oct.
Thank you to this year's event sponsors
Thank you to all of the organizations below who helped to make Fall Orientation at the University of Calgary extra special. We want to especially thank Bullfrog Power for their generous donation, and making our event a more sustainable one.