Future Student Events


We're eager to support you in your journey to Dalhousie. We offer a number of in-person and online events throughout the year to ensure you're well-informed. Check the calendar below for upcoming events.

Learn about upcoming events

Advising appointments

Meet with an advisor 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.

Open House

Experience what it’s like to be a Dalhousie student at our annual Open House in both Halifax and Truro. This all-day event will give you a chance to explore academic programs, talk to professors and students, tour our residences, and discover what opportunities you’ll have to get involved on campus.

Stay tuned for our Open House 2020 dates.

Learn more at dal.ca/openhouse

Explore DAL information sessions

Hosted by Dalhousie’s faculties, these interactive sessions allow you to get involved and ask questions in real-time. Learn about your faculty, program options, interesting courses, and opportunities for experiential learning.

Financing Your Education Sessions

Learn about the existing options for financing your Dalhousie education. These sessions are led by our financial aid and scholarship experts.

Online Faculty Sessions

Hosted by Dalhousie’s faculties, these interactive sessions allow you to learn about your faculty, program options, interesting courses, and opportunities for experiential learning.Get an inside look at your faculty of interest and learn more about your program at an upcoming online information session.

Online Preview Days

Our Preview Day experience has moved online for 2020! Discover your faculty and experience life as a Dalhousie student from the comfort of your home. These online resources will allow you to explore your faculty of interest through quizzes, videos, and engaging experiments. You'll discover academic options, take a mini virtual tour of campus, and learn how current students are seizing the opportunities a Dalhousie education has to offer! Start exploring at dal.ca/previewdays.

Welcome to DAL Sessions

Welcome to the Dalhousie Community! These online sessions mark the start of accepted student's journey as part of Dalhousie’s incoming class of 2020.

We'll cover next steps before beginning classes in the fall, how to prepare for post-secondary learning, available student support and more. You will also hear from a current student as they share their advice and Dalhousie experience!

We will be hosting sessions for students around the world, each with information specific to where you live. You can check the list below to find your session.

Session For: Date Time
Students from Africa  Wednesday May 20 2:00 p.m. ADT
Students from Bermuda & the Caribbean  Wednesday May 20 7:00 p.m.  ADT
Students from Central & South America  Tuesday May 26 6:00 p.m. ADT
Students from East Asia  Tuesday May 26 7:00 a.m. ADT
Students from the Middle East  Wednesday May 20 9:00 a.m. ADT
Students from New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland Monday May 25 6:00 p.m.
Students from Nova Scotia  Wednesday May 27 7:00 p.m.
Students from Ontario & Quebec  Tuesday May 26 8:00 p.m.
Students from South East Asia  Wednesday May 27 7:00 a.m. ADT
Students from South Central Asia  Wednesday May 27 10:30 a.m. ADT
Student from the United States  Monday May 25 8:00 p.m. ADT
Students from Western & Northern Canada  Thursday May 21 8:00 p.m. ADT
Agriculture Students  Thursday May 28 7:00 p.m. ADT
All International Students  Thursday May 28 10:00 a.m. ADT

    

Welcome Sessions for incoming students

Welcome to the Dalhousie Community! These online sessions mark the start of your journey as part of Dalhousie’s incoming class of 2020. You will learn about your next steps before beginning classes in the fall, how to prepare for post-secondary learning, available student support and wellness services and more. Sessions start May 20!

Find a Welcome Session

    

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