Be Part of the Dal Community

Students Doing Archery at Studley Campus Orientation 2021

Even if you live off-campus, there are many ways in which you can be an active part of the Dalhousie community!

  • Attend DSU Orientation and New to Dal activities. Orientation and New to Dal programming provides an opportunity for you to attend social events and information sessions starting in the summer. 

  • While our diverse and inclusive campuses are welcoming to everyone, you can also find resources and support services tailored to specific communities at Dal. Click here to learn more about Communities on Campus

  • Connect with your classmates and create your community through the Together@Dal program. Register and learn more about this unique program.

  • Interact with other students on the DalMobile app. Learn more and download the DalMobile app.

  • Choose from more than 250 societies and clubs through the Dal Student Union to explore shared topics and passions with peers. Visit to browse through their many options.

  • Be active through Dal Athletics. The Dalplex offers students the opportunity to play recreational sport through more than 15 intramural teams and dozens of clubs.

  • Participate in Dal after Dark. They host an array of events throughout the year, such as bubble soccer, silent discos and carnivals. Visit their website to learn more.