Upcoming Events

We're eager to support you in your journey to Dalhousie. We offer a number of in-person and online events throughout the admissions cycle to ensure you're well-informed. You can expect:

  • Fall Information Sessions: University Myth Busting and Admissions Overview (November & December)
  • Faculty Online Sessions (January)
  • Winter Information Sessions: Financing Your Education (February)
  • Advising Tour: One-on-one student appointments across Canada (February)
  • Faculty Preview Days (March)
  • Residence Online Sessions (March/April)
  • Welcome Sessions: Course Registration and Selection & Next Steps (April & May)

Scroll down for full details. If you have any questions, contact Katherine Cross by email or at 902-494-2587.

Advising Sessions

Appointment details

Meet with an Assistant Registrar to discuss your next steps, and get your questions answered. Chat about your application status, your program options, the scholarship application process, residence options and application, course selection and registration, and everything in between. Whatever is of most interest to you!

Connect with the Assistant Registrar supporting students from your area to book a phone or online advising appointment.

 

Online Information Sessions

Session details

Welcome Sessions

Presentation topics include an intro to Halifax, an overview of academics, an introduction to support services and programs, details on residence and move-in, next steps for incoming students, tips on preparing for arrival on campus, exciting details on orientation.

Session Date/Time
For Agriculture Students May 6 at 8:00pm (ADT)
For Canadian Students May 7 at 8:00pm (ADT)
For International Students May 8 at 8:00pm (ADT)
For US Students May 9 at 8:00pm (ADT)
Register Today!

Register On Track 

Dalhousie's Register On Track program provides students with the academic support they need to successfully plan and register for courses. 

Date Time Location     Registation    
Thursday, May 16 8-9:30pm Online Register now
Wednesday, May 22 8-9:30pm Online  Register now
Tuesday, May 28 8-9:30pm    Online Register now

 

In-Person Information Sessions

U.S.

Check out our online sessions!

 

International

Check out our online sessions!

Alberta


Welcome Sessions

Presentation topics include an intro to Halifax, an overview of academics, an introduction to support services and programs, details on residence and move-in, next steps for incoming students, tips on preparation for arrival on campus, exciting details on orientation.

Town/City Date/Time Location
Calgary
May 7 at 7pm

Petroleum Club

 

Register Today!

British Columbia


Welcome Sessions

Presentation topics include an intro to Halifax, an overview of academics, an introduction to support services and programs, details on residence and move-in, next steps for incoming students, tips on preparation for arrival on campus, exciting details on orientation.

Town/City Date/Time Location
Vancouver May 6 at 7pm

Vancouver Convention Center

 

Register Today!

Manitoba

Check out our online sessions!

New Brunswick

Welcome Sessions

Presentation topics include an intro to Halifax, an overview of academics, an introduction to support services and programs, details on residence and move-in, next steps for incoming students, tips on preparation for arrival on campus, exciting details on orientation.

Town/City Date/Time Location
Saint John
May 2 at 7pm

New Brunswick Museum

 

Fredericton
May 1 at 7pm

Delta Fredericton

 

Moncton April 30 at 7pm

Crowne Plaza Moncton Downtown

 

Register Today!

Newfoundland and Labrador

Check out our online sessions!

Northwest Territories

Check out our online sessions!

Nova Scotia

Welcome Sessions

Presentation topics include an intro to Halifax, an overview of academics, an introduction to support services and programs, details on residence and move-in, next steps for incoming students, tips on preparation for arrival on campus, exciting details on orientation.

Town/City Date/Time Location
Sydney April 30 at 7pm Membertou Trade and Convention Centre
Truro May 1 at 7pm
Banting Building
Wolfville May 7 at 7pm Old Orchard Inn
Yarmouth May 8 at 7pm Rodd Grand Yarmouth
Bridgewater May 9 at 7pm Osprey Ridge Golf Course
Halifax
May 14 at 7pm
 
Marion McCain Arts and Social Sciences Building
Register Today!

Register On Track

Dalhousie's Register On Track program provides students with the academic support they need to successfully plan and register for courses.

On Dalhousie's Halifax Campus: 

These workshop style information sessions will be followed by an optional campus tour and lunch in the Howe Hall residence meal hall.

Date Time   Location  Registation   
Saturday, May 25     10am-12pm*       Dalhousie University, Halifax NS    Register now
Saturday, June 1 10am-12pm* Dalhousie University, Halifax NS Register now
Tuesday, June 4 6-7:30pm Dalhousie University, Halifax NS Register now

* Sessions followed by an optional campus tour and hosted lunch.

In the community: 

Make a 30-minute individual or small group appointment with one of our Bissett Student Success Centre advisors. Your appointment time will be sent to your Dalhousie email at least three days before the appointment day. 

Date Time Location   Registration  
Wednesday, May 29 Beginning at 5pm Cole Harbour Place,                    
Dartmouth NS
Register now
Wednesday, May 29 Beginning at 5pm Halifax North Library,
Halifax NS
Register now
Thursday, May 30 Beginning at 5pm Sackville Public Library,
Sackville NS
Register now
Thursday, May 30 Beginning at 5pm Alderny Gate Public Library,
Dartmouth NS
Register now

 

Nunavut

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Ontario

Welcome Sessions

Presentation topics include an intro to Halifax, an overview of academics, an introduction to support services and programs, details on residence and move-in, next steps for incoming students, tips on preparation for arrival on campus, exciting details on orientation.

Town/City Date/Time Location
Burlington May 7 at 7pm Royal Botanical Gardens
Toronto May 8 at 7pm YWCA Toronto Nancy Aud.
Ottawa May 9 at 7pm

Crowne Plaza Gatineau - Salon Les Chaudieres

Register Today!

Prince Edward Island

Welcome Sessions

Presentation topics include an intro to Halifax, an overview of academics, an introduction to support services and programs, details on residence and move-in, next steps for incoming students, tips of preparation for arrival on campus, exciting details on orientation.

Town/City Date/Time Location
Charlottetown May 2 at 7pm

Rodd Charlottetown

 

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Saskatchewan

Check out our online sessions!

Yukon

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