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
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.
|Agriculture||Monday January 13, 2020||8:00 p.m. AST|
|Arts & Social Sciences||Tuesday January 14, 2020||8:00 p.m. AST|
|Engineering||Wednesday January 15, 2020||8:00 p.m. AST|
|Commerce & Management||Thursday January 16, 2020||8:00 p.m. AST|
|Science||Tuesday January 21, 2020||8:00 p.m. AST|
|Computer Science||Wednesday January 22, 2020||8:00 p.m. AST|
|Health & Human Performance
||Thursday January 23, 2020||8:00 p.m. AST|
Faculty Preview Days
Come spend the day on campus discovering your faculty and experiencing what it’ll be like to be a student. Meet future classmates, get an introduction to your program, experience a lecture, take part in an experiential activity and hear from professors and current students.
|Agriculture||Friday March 6, 2020|
|Computer Science||Saturday March 14, 2020|
|Science||Monday March 16, 2020|
|Commerce & Management||Tuesday March 17, 2020|
|Health & Human Performance||Wednesday March 18, 2020|
|Arts||Thursday March 19, 2020|
|Agriculture||Friday March 20, 2020|
|Engineering||Friday March 20, 2020|
Welcome Sessions provide accepted students with important details on their next steps before arriving on campus in September. Sessions are offered online and in select cities across Canada. Learn about support services and programs, residence move-in details, orientation week, and academics.