New Student Orientation

ORIENTATION FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS,  January 3-4, 2019

Adjusting to life in a new school and a new country can be very overwhelming. Orientation helps you adjust to new surroundings and get the support you need to settle in to life here at Dalhousie. It is a great way to get all your questions answered about things you need to do to prepare for university. 

During orientation, you will:

  • Tour the campus
  • Learn about your Faculty and how to prepare for the Canadian classroom
  • Learn how to get involved in clubs, teams, and other groups
  • Meet other students and make new friends
  • Meet the International Centre staff
  • Learn about Dalhousie's services and resources


January 3 – 4, 2019

Undergraduate Student Schedule

Undergraduate (Bachelor Degree) Schedule

The schedule will be updated at a later date.

Start on the steps of the Industrial Engineering Building, 5269 Morris Street
Start on the steps of the Industrial Engineering Building, 5269 Morris Street.
Start on the steps of the Industrial Engineering Building, 5269 Morris Street.

Graduate Student Schedule

Graduate (Master and PhD Degree) Student Schedule

The schedule will be updated at a later date.

LeMarchant Place Atrium, 1246 LeMarchant Street

Exchange Student Schedule

International Exchange Student Schedule

The schedule will be updated at a later date.

 

Prepare yourself for your arrival!

Watch Global Connections: Pre-arrival Videos where current students and staff discuss international student life in Halifax.

Complete the modules on online orientation (beginning on June 26) to learn more: academic success, finances, health, alcohol & safety, consent, community, using the Dal libraries, and academic integrity. 

Arrival dates:

New students should plan to arrive at Dalhousie by Wednesday, Janury 2, 2019 in order to settle in and attend orientation.