orientations

Orientations

Meet new people, learn what to expect for your first year at UBC, and get to know your campus.

Find your orientation program

First year undergraduate students

Jump Start

From August 24-30, 2019, attend the multi-day orientation program designed to introduce you to UBC, your faculty, and new friends. 

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Imagine UBC

On September 3, 2019, meet your Dean, professors, and students from your faculty. Check your inbox in late August for your Imagine UBC schedule.

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Aboriginal students

First Nations Longhouse orientation events

The First Nations House of Learning offers many orientations opportunities for Aboriginal Students. 

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Graduate students

GradStart Orientations

All graduate students are invited to a range of special activities and events, held during the week before Labour Day. 

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International students starting in January

If you're joining UBC in January, and you're an international, exchange, or visiting international research and Tec de Monterrey student, attend your orientation event held during the first few days of term in January.

You'll receive an invitation to register from an advisor specific to your program. If you don't receive an invitation in January, please email Go Global.