Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Welcome

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Welcome

Join us as we introduce Campus Resources and offer tips for Graduate School Success. Stay tuned for the agenda and more event details! Registration is not required for this event.

Event Details

Schedule

12:30 – 1:00 pm: Doors Open at the Chan Centre
1:00 – 1:45 pm: Welcome Remarks
1:45 – 2:15 pm: Introduction to Campus Services for UBC Graduate Students
2:15 – 3:00 pm: Being a Successful Graduate Student
3:00 – 3:30 pm: Coffee Break
3:30 – 4:00 pm Thriving in Graduate School: the Student’s Perspective
4:00 – 6:00 pm Campus Resource and Student Activity Fair

Accessibility

If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please contact us at graduate.orientation@ubc.ca, well in advance of the event.

Be Green and Sustainable

Please bring your own coffee mug or water bottle to reduce waste!

International Graduate Student Orientation 2018

This is an interactive session designed specifically for international students at the graduate level, addressing important topics such as student and work permits, work authorization, and health insurance. All new International students should plan to attend this important session, and may also be interested in the international student guide at students.ubc.ca/international.

Please note lunch is not included, but the UBC Point Grey Campus is home to numerous food choices.

Registration is not required for this event.

Questions? Email international.house@ubc.ca

Event Details

Accessibility

If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please contact Shanda Williams, 604-822-5021, well in advance of the event.

Be Green and Sustainable

Please bring your own coffee mug or water bottle to reduce waste!

Welcome to UBC

We are excited to welcome new graduate students to our campus.

Orientation takes place twice a per year in January and August/September. The largest orientation event happens every year just prior to the Labour Day weekend and is a week full of activities and events welcoming you to UBC and Vancouver.

Orientation is a wonderful chance to meet your peers and to get important information to start your graduate student life. Please take a look at the schedules for the upcoming orientation events.

Winter Orientation – January 10

Registration will open on Monday, December 3, 2012. Details will get posted at January 2013 Schedule.

Re-Orientation – Sept. 27 2012

Did you miss Orientation on Aug 30, 2012? Don’t panic and attend Re-Orientation, a shortened event during which you will receive some direction for your graduate journey.

View all details at http://orientation.grad.ubc.ca/schedules/august-2012/september-27/.