Orientation Schedule

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Monday, August 17

Two live event options:

Aug. 17 - 8AM ADT on Zoom or Aug. 17 - 6PM ADT on Zoom.

Community Building Community at Dal Sessions are co-presented with Together@Dal, and are open to all undergraduate students.
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. Able@Dal Accommodation & Exam Information Able@Dal session open to students with disabilities (also open to all incoming students).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. Family & Friends/Resources Student Health and Wellness: Supports and Services Open to Families & Friends of all students, as well as all incoming students.
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. Family & Friends/Resources Student VIP: Understanding the DSU Health Plan Open to Families & Friends of all students, as well as all incoming students.
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. International Student Orientation Renting Off-Campus Housing during Covid-19 Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. International Student Orientation Life in Nova Scotia Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. International Student Orientation Life in Halifax (Campus Tour) Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. International Student Orientation Dalhousie 101 Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. International Student Orientation

Preparation for Arrival Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. International Student Orientation International Graduate Student & Family Virtual Meet-Speak Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. Security & Regulations Academic Integrity Open to all incoming International Graduate students (hosted by the International Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. Security & Regulations Online Security Open to all incoming students.
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. Community Get to Know Us – Indigenous Student Centre Open to all incoming students (hosted by the Indigenous Student Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 17 on Brightspace. Resources Off-Campus Housing Open to all incoming students. 

Thursday, August 20

Pre-recorded video available Aug. 20 on Brightspace. Allyship

Anti-Racism Workshop

 

Open to all incoming students. 
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 20 on Brightspace Allyship Common Definitions & Terms Open to all incoming students. 
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 20 on Brightspace Allyship Guide to Sustainable Allyship Open to all incoming students. 

Monday, August 24

Pre-recorded video available Aug. 24 on Brightspace Family & Friends Supporting Students in a Smooth Transition to University Study Open to Families & Friends of all students, as well as all incoming students.
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 24 on Brightspace Getting Involved Involvement 101: Connecting to the Future Open to all incoming students. 
Pre-recorded video available Aug. 24 on Brightspace Academic Support Virtual Learning & Success Open to all incoming students. 

Live event

Aug. 24 - 4PM ADT on Zoom.

Able@Dal Student Panel (Able@Dal) Able@Dal session open to students with disabilities (also open to all incoming students).

Tuesday, August 25

Live event

Aug. 25 - 3:30PM ADT on Zoom.

Resources Budgeting, Understanding Fees, and Programming Open to all incoming students. 

Live event

Aug. 25 - 8PM ADT on Zoom.

Family & Friends How to Be There for Your Student: A Panel Discussion Open to Families & Friends of all students, as well as all incoming students.

Wednesday, August 26

Live event

Aug. 26 - 10AM ADT on Zoom.

Community Respect@Dal Open to all incoming students. 

Live event

Aug. 26 - 4PM ADT on Zoom.

Academic Support University 101 Open to all incoming students. 

Thursday, August 27

Pre-recorded video available Aug. 27 on Brightspace. International Student Orientation Meet Your International Student Advisors Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).

Friday, August 28

Live event

Aug. 28 - 10AM ADT on Zoom.

Security & Regulations Student Code of Conduct Open to all incoming students. 

Monday, August 31

Live event

Aug. 31 - 10AM ADT on Zoom.

International Student Orientation Immigration Pathways Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).

Live event

Aug. 31 - 2PM ADT on Zoom.

Able@Dal Faculty Panel for Students (Able@Dal) Able@Dal session open to students with disabilities (also open to all incoming students).

Live event

Aug. 31 - 6PM ADT on Zoom.

Community Black Student Orientation Open to incoming Black students (hosted by the Black Student Advising Centre.)

Ongoing throughout September

Pre-recorded videos available in September on Brightspace. Able@Dal Assistive Technology (Able@Dal) Able@Dal session open to students with disabilities (also open to all incoming students).

Wednesday, September 2

Live event

Sept. 2 - 8PM ADT on Zoom.

Able@Dal Friends & Family (Able@Dal) Able@Dal session open to students with disabilities as well as Families & Friends of all students.

Thursday, September 3

Live event

Sept. 3 - 3PM ADT

Academic Support Brightspace & You Open to Indigenous incoming students. (if interested, please contact mgraveline@dal.ca for the event link)

Saturday, September 5

Instagram Takeover on the Dal International Centre Instagram page.

Sept. 5 - 2:00PM ADT

International Student Orientation DalSafe Introduction Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).
Pre-recorded video available Sept. 5 on Brightspace. International Student Orientation Safety, Security, Consent, Relationships & Dating in Canada Open to all incoming International students (hosted by the International Centre).

Tuesday, September 8

Live event

Sept 8 - 7:00PM ADT

Details at the O-Week site.

O-Week DSU Movie Night In-person DSU event open to incoming students. 

Wednesday, September 9

Live event

Sept 9 - 9:30AM ADT

Details at the O-Week site.

O-Week Yoga on the Quad In-person DSU event open to incoming students. 

Live event

Sept. 9 - 7PM ADT

Community Building Connections Open to Indigenous incoming students. (if interested, please contact mgraveline@dal.ca for the event link)

Thursday, September 10

Live event

Sept 10 - 4PM ADT

Details at the O-Week site.

O-Week Dreaming In Colour In-person DSU event open to incoming students. 

Friday, September 11

Live event

Sept 11 - 3PM ADT

Details at the O-Week site.

O-Week DSU BlockParty In-person DSU event open to incoming students.