January 2017

International Student Welcome

Crucial info on immigration documents and health insurance for international students, hosted by International Student Development.

Wednesday, January 4th, 2017 | 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Location: Upper Lounge, International House, 1783 West Mall, Point Grey Campus
Registration will open soon.

Pizza will be provided.

 

Thursday, January 12th, 2017 | 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM (for late arrivals, students that couldn’t attend January 4th session)
Location: Upper Lounge, International House, 1783 West Mall, Point Grey Campus
Registration will open soon.

Refreshments will be provided.

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Welcome

All new graduate students are invited to the Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies Welcome, hosted by Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies.

Thursday, January 5th, 2017 | 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Location: Ballroom, Thea Koerner House, 6371 Crescent Road, Point Grey Campus
Register here.

Time Event
9:15 AM – 9:30 AM Registration and mingle
9:30 AM – 10:30 AM Welcome and Campus Services for UBC Graduate Students
10:30 AM– 11:00 AM Break
11:00 AM – 12:00 PM Strategies for Success in Graduate School
12:00 AM – 1:00 PM Light Lunch with members of the Graduate Student Society and Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Graduate Student Society Events

GSS Speed Friending
Get ready to mix and mingle with new and continuing grad students while expanding your social networks.

Thursday, January 5th, 2017 | 1:15 PM – 3:00 PM
Location: Thea’s Lounge, Thea Koerner House, 6371 Crescent Road, Point Grey Campus

 

GSS Grad Social Happy Hour
Join the GSS at Koerner’s Pub for an informal social where you’ll have the chance to meet other students, check out the grad student pub, and meet those who represent you.
Event is free, please register here.

Thursday, January 5th, 2017 | 3:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Location: Koerner’s Pub, Thea Koerner House, 6371 Crescent Road, Point Grey Campus
Event is free, no tickets required.