Orientation

WELCOME NEW STUDENTS!

Orientation begins in Tuesday, September, 7, 2021. Orientation events are a mix of in-person and online (see schedule below for details).

We are excited to welcome you to SIM. Details are subject to change so check back regularly.

Questions about Orientation?  Contact Janet Music, MI Program Coordinator (jlmusic@dal.ca).

ORIENTATION EVENTS SCHEDULE

We also encourage you to keep an eye on our online events calendar to stay informed about what's happening at SIM throughout the year.

All events take place in-person in Room 3089, 3rd floor, Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building, unless otherwise specified.

Tuesday, September 7th, 2021

  • 8:00am Common Room open for mingling (Rowe 4032)
  • 9:00am Faculty/staff/incoming student introductions
  • 11:30am Lunch/Associations Display (Rowe 3087)
  • 1:00pm Dalhousie Support Session
  • 2:00pm Campus Tour

Wednesday, September 8th, 2021

  • 9:00am Career session (Cabot Yu, SIM Professional in Residence) *ONLINE

Thursday, September 9th, 2021

  • 8:00am Common room open for mingling (Rowe 4032)
  • 9:00am Faculty/staff/returning student introductions

Friday, September 10th, 2021

  • 8:00am Common room open for mingling (Rowe 4032)
  • 9:00am Research/grad student success presentation (SIM faculty and staff)
  • 12:00pm Academic Support Series: Intro to Brightspace (Lindsay McNiff)
  • 2:00pm Summer Shine (Dalhousie Libraries intern presentations) *ONLINE

ACADEMIC SUPPORT SERIES

These sessions are hosted by the IM Liaison Librarian. Visit the webpage for more details.

Note: some sessions are mandatory for incoming students. We encourage you to attend all sessions, even if attendance is not required.

DALCARD ACTIVATION INFORMATION *Important-Please Read*

Your DalCard serves as your student ID, swipe card room access, transit pass and debit card.

Please visit the DalCard website for details about obtaining your card. 

Questions about DalCard?

CAMPUS MAP

Familiarize yourself with Dal's campus using the interactive campus map. Locate classrooms, bike racks, wireless locations, food services and more.

SIM is located on the Studley campus, in the Kenneth C. Rowe Management Building.

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT

For Admin support: Contact sim@dal.ca

For Peer support: Contact Razia Choudhury (rz869900@dal.ca)

For General support: Contact the Dalhousie International Centre