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
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.
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.
|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|