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Warm welcome

Hasan Sinan and Sarath Sasidharan are two members of the Welcome Ambassador team helping new international students get comfortable on campus and in Canada.


Connecting through code

Yaser Alkayale and Zaher Abd Ulmoula introduced newcomers to Canada to the joys of coding in a free camp co-hosted by the Computer Science and Syrian Student societies.


A happy return

After earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Dalhousie and practicing for two years in his home country of Kuwait, Abdulrahman Alkahmees has come back to study Periodontics.


A natural fit

Mhari Lamarque, a graduate student in the School of Resource and Environmental Management, has applied her knowledge and dedication to conservation in an internship at Ducks Unlimited Canada.


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welcome new students

From how to connect to campus Wi-Fi to how to get involved in sports and societies, we've got you covered with information for new students.

Orientation 2016

Register for Orientation 2016 and join with more than 2500 new friends in a variety of exciting programming that takes place now through September 9.

Residence Check-In

First-year students check in to residence on Saturday, September 3 and returning students check in on Monday, September 5. Find details about your check-in procedure.

New Student Registration

Course registration for September 2016 is now open. First-year students can learn how to register for courses and what you need to do before you select your courses.