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Upcoming Events


Connect with the Dal community at an event in your area, online or at a special event on campus. Many faculties will be hosting Preview Days in the coming months. A Preview Day is a great opportunity for you to meet current students and professors, see faculty facilities, attend a sample lecture and more. Have questions about an upcoming event? Contact Katherine Cross at 902-494-2587.  

Teachers and guidance counselors who are interested in arranging a school visit are encouraged to contact an advisor

On-campus Events / Preview Days

Campus Tours

There's no better way to see if Dal's the school for you than to visit campus and see what life here is like! A team of current students will show you around our main Halifax campus or our agricultural campus in Truro. Learn more and book your tour online today.

Online Events

Online Welcome Sessions

Are you an undergradaute student starting at Dal in September? Participate in an online welcome session to learn more about course selection and registration, residence, move-in, orientation and more.

Students Date & Time   Registration
Agricultural Campus Students May 3, 8 p.m. Register now
Transfer Students May 4, 8 p.m. Register now
Canadian Students   May 8, 8 p.m. Register now
US Students   May 10, 8 p.m. Register now
International Students
May 11, 9 a.m. and 8 p.m. Register now

 

Welcome Sessions

Welcome Sessions for Incoming Students

Have you been accepted to Dal and are now wondering what's next? Join us at a welcome session in your area or online to connect with other students, learn how to select and register for your classes, get the dates and details of residence move-in and orientation, hear what your next steps are and more.
 

Location
Venue
Date & Time   Register  
Antigonish   Claymore Inn and Suites April 26, 7 p.m. Register now 
Bridgewater Osprey Ridge Golf Club   May 3, 7 p.m. Register now
Burlington Royal Botanical Gardens   May 2, 7 p.m. Register now
Calgary Petroleum Club   May 2, 7 p.m. Register now
Charlottetown Rodd Charlottetown April 27, 7 p.m. Register now
Halifax McCain Building (6135 University Ave.) 
May 9, 7 p.m. Register now 
Online (Agricultural Campus Students) Link will be sent to registered students on the day of the event.
May 3, 8 p.m. Register now  
Online (Canadian Students) Link will be sent to registered students on the day of the event. May 8, 8 p.m. Register now
Online (International Students)   Link will be sent to registered students on the day of the event. May 11, 9 a.m. & 8 p.m. Register now
Online (Transfer Students) Link will be sent to registered students on the day of the event. May 4, 8 p.m. Register now
Online (U.S. Students)
Link will be sent to registered students on the day of the event. May 10, 8 p.m. Register now
Ottawa Shaw Centre May 1, 7 p.m.
Register now
Saint John   Saint John Arts Centre   April 26, 7 p.m. Register now
Toronto Toronto Botanical Gardens   May 3, 7 p.m. Register now
Truro Banting Building (39 Cox Rd.)

April 27, 7 p.m. Register now
Vancouver Vancouver Convention Centre May 1, 7 p.m. Register now
Wolfville   Old Orchard Inn   May 1, 7 p.m.
Register now
Yarmouth
Rodd Grand   May 2, 7 p.m. Register now

Canada Events

Alberta

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Curtis Clarke for more information.

Location

Event

Date  

Registration

Calgary (The Petroleum Club) Welcome Session May 2, 7 p.m. Register now

British Columbia

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Curtis Clarke for more information.

Location

Event

Date & Time

Registration

Vancouver (Vancouver Convention Centre) NACAC - Vancouver International Universities Fair April 30, 1 - 4 p.m. Not required  
Vancouver (Vancouver Convention Centre)
Welcome Session
May 1, 7 p.m. Register now

Manitoba

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Brandon Randall for more information.

New Brunswick

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Gillian Hatch for more information.

Location 

Event 

Date & Time 

 Registration

Fredericton (Delta Fredericton) Welcome Session
April 25, 7 p.m. Register now
Moncton (Delta Beausejour) Welcome Session April 24, 7 p.m. Register now
Saint John (Saint John Arts Centre) Welcome Session   April 26, 7 p.m.   Register now

Newfoundland and Labrador

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Paul Coffin for more information.

Northwest Territories

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Curtis Clarke for more information.

Nova Scotia

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Adam Robertson for more information.

Location  

Event

Date & Time

 Registration

Antigonish (Claymore Inn and Suites) Welcome Session April 26, 7 p.m. Register now
Bridgewater (Osprey Ridge Golf Club) Welcome Session
May 3, 7 p.m. Register now
Halifax (McCain Building, 6135 University Ave.) Welcome Session   May 9, 7 p.m. Register now 
Sydney (Membertou Trade and Convention Centre) Welcome Session
April 25, 7 p.m. Register now
Truro (Banting Building, 39 Cox Rd.) Welcome Session
April 27, 7 p.m. Register now
Wolfville (Old Orchard Inn) Welcome Session May 1, 7 p.m. Register now
Yarmouth (Rodd Grand) Welcome Session May 2, 7 p.m.
Register now

Nunavut

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Curtis Clarke for more information.

Ontario

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Nick Little for more information.

Location Event Date & Time   Registration  
Burlington (Royal Botanical Gardens) Welcome Session
May 2, 7 p.m. Register now
Ottawa (Shaw Centre) Welcome Session
May 1, 7 p.m. Register now
Toronto (Toronto Botanical Garden) Welcome Session May 3, 7 p.m. Register now

 

Prince Edward Island

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Gillian Hatch for more information.

Location   Event   Date & Time   Registration  
Charlottetown (Rodd Charlottetown) Welcome Session
April 27, 7 p.m. Register now

Saskatchewan

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Brandon Randall for more information.

Yukon

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Curtis Clarke for more information.

International Events

Additional Countries

We visit many countries around the world each year to connect with students, parents, guidance counselors and agents. To learn more about when we'll be in your region or to inquire about scheduling a visit please contact Chris Vickers or Adam Robertson.  

Bermuda

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Katherine Cross for more information.

United States

Location Event & Venue   Date & Time
Contact
California - Anaheim   NACAC – Orange County National College Fair - Anaheim Convention Center Hall E, 800 W Katella Ave April 23, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. Chris Vickers  
California - Arcadia   Out-of-state & International College Fair - Santa Anita Park, 285 W Huntington Dr April 24, 9 - 11:30 a.m. Chris Vickers
California - Camarillo NACAC - Ventura / Tri-County National College Fair - Camarillo Airport, Sun Air Jets – Hangar 3, 555 Airport Way April 26, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Chris Vickers
California - Cerritos Out-of-state & International College Fair - Cerritos Performing Arts Center, 12700 Center Ct Drive South April 27, 9 - 11:30 a.m. Chris Vickers
California - Daly City NACAC - San Francisco National College Fair - Cow Palace Arena and Event Center, North Hall and Arena Floor, 2600 Geneva Ave April 29, 1:30 - 4:30 p.m. Chris Vickers
California - Ontario NACAC - Inland Empire National College Fair Ontario Convention Center
Exhibit Hall A
2000 E Convention Center Way
April 19, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 6 - 8 p.m.
Chris Vickers  
California - Pasadena
Los Angeles National College Fair Pasadena Convention CenterExhibit Hall A & B 300 E Green St April 20, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 6 - 8 p.m. Chris Vickers
California - San Diego
NACAC - San Diego National College Fair - San Diego Convention Center, Exhibit Hall H, 111 W Harbor Dr April 25, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. & 6 - 8:30 p.m. Chris Vickers
District of Columbia   One on one advising appointments April 25-26 - individual appointments can be booked by contacting curtis.clarke@dal.ca Curtis Clarke  
Maine - Scarborough Consider Canada Fair, Scarborough High School, 11 Municipal Drive April 6, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Curtis Clarke
Maryland
One on one advising appointments April 25-26 - individual appointments can be booked by contacting curtis.clarke@dal.ca Curtis Clarke 
Massachusetts - Boston   NACAC - Boston National College Fair - Boston Convention & Exhibition Center Hall C, 415 Summer St May 7, 2 - 5 p.m. & May 8, 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.   Chris Vickers 
Massachusetts - Boston and surrounding area
One on one advising appointments   April 23 - individual appointments can be booked by contacting curtis.clarke@dal.ca Curtis Clarke
New Hampshire - Exeter
Consider Canada Fair - Exeter High School, 1 Blue Hawk Dr April 5, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Curtis Clarke 
New Hampshire - Hanover Consider Canada Fair - Hanover High School, 41 Lebanon St April 4, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Curtis Clarke
Rhode Island - Providence   NACAC - Providence National College Fair  - Rhode Island Convention Center Halls A/ B, 1 Sabin St May 8, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m. Chris Vickers
Vermont - South Burlington
Consider Canada Fair - South Burlington High School, 550 Dorset St
April 3, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Curtis Clarke

Wondering if we'll be visiting your school or community this year? Contact Chris Vickers for more information.