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Camosun International

New Student Orientation

Fall 2018 Orientation: August 28–31, 2018

All new international students starting classes in the 2018 Fall semester must attend orientation from August 28 to August 31, 2018. Please bring your study permit, and passport.

  • Winter 2019 Orientation: January 2–4, 2019
  • Summer 2019 Orientation: April 29–May 3, 2019

Online registration for Fall 2018 international orientation is now closed.

Day 1 - Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - Lansdowne • 3100 Foul Bay Rd

Groups Time Session Location
Light Blue, Green, Orange and Purple 11am Homestay Session (For Camosun homestay students only) Fisher 100
12pm Registration & Welcome Café Fisher Building Courtyard
1pm Official Welcome Na'tsa'maht
1:30pm Introduction to Camosun College Young 216
2:30pm BREAK
2:45pm Group Sessions Light Blue: Young 201
Green: Young 211
Orange: Young 217
Purple: Young 219
Red, Navy, Yellow and Light Green 11am Homestay Session (For Camosun homestay students only) Fisher 100
12pm Registration & Welcome Café Fisher Building Courtyard
1pm Official Welcome Na'tsa'maht
1:30pm Group Session - Campus Tour & Student ID Red: Young 201
Navy: Young 211
Yellow: Young 217
Light Green: Young 219
2:30pm BREAK
2:45pm Introduction to Camosun College Young 216

Day 2 - Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - Interurban • 4461 Interurban Rd

Groups Time Session Location
Yellow & Light Green 8:15am-4pm ELD Assessment (Starts at 8:15)
Students must bring government issued photo ID (e.g. passport) & study permit
Centre for Business and Access (CBA) 159
Light Blue & Green 10am Mingle time with tea & coffee Liz Ashton Campus Centre (LACC) main entrance
10:30am Registration & Academic Processes Light Blue: LACC 121
Green: LACC 122
11:30am BREAK
11:45am Academic Success Light Blue: LACC 121
Green: LACC 122
12:45pm LUNCH (Bring your own)
1:45pm Safety and Security LACC 124
2:45pm BREAK
3pm Interurban campus tour & scavenger hunt Meet at Urban Dinner
Orange & Purple 10am Mingle time with tea & coffee Liz Ashton Campus Centre (LACC) main entrance
10:30am Academic Success Orange: Portable A (PA) 101
Purple: Portable A (PA) 102
11:30am BREAK
11:45am Registration and Academic Processes Orange: Portable A (PA) 101
Purple: Portable A (PA) 102
12:45pm LUNCH (Bring your own)
1:45pm Interurban campus tour & scavenger hunt Meet at Urban Diner
2:45pm BREAK
3pm Safety and security LACC 124
Red & Navy 10am Mingle time with tea & coffee Liz Ashton Campus Centre (LACC) main entrance
10:30am Interurban campus tour & scavenger hunt Meet at Urban Diner
11:30am BREAK
11:45am Safety and security LACC 124
12:45pm LUNCH (Bring your own)
1:45pm Registration and Academic Processes Red: LACC 121
Navy: LACC 122
2:45pm BREAK
3pm Academic success Red: LACC 121
Navy: LACC 122

Day 3 - Thursday, August 30, 2018 - Lansdowne • 3100 Foul Bay Rd

Groups Time Session Location
Light Blue & Green 10am Mingle time with tea & coffee Fisher Building Courtyard
10:30am Counselling/Help Centres Fisher 100
11:30am BREAK
11:45am Team building exercise Light Blue: Fisher 220
Green: Fisher 338
12:45pm LUNCH (Provided by Camosun)
1:45pm Lansdowne campus tour Alan Batey Library & Learning Commons (LLC)
2:45pm BREAK
3pm Library services/Student society Fisher 100
Orange & Purple 10am Mingle time with tea & coffee Fisher Building Courtyard
10:30am Library services/Student Society Young 310
11:30am BREAK
11:45am Counselling/ Help Centres Young 310
12:45pm LUNCH (Provided by Camosun)
1:45pm Team building exercise Orange: Fisher 220
Purple: Fisher 338
2:45pm BREAK
3pm Lansdowne campus tour Alan Batey Library & Learning Commons (LLC)
Red & Navy 10am Mingle time with tea & coffee Fisher Building Courtyard
10:30am Lansdowne campus tour Alan Batey Library & Learning Commons (LLC)
11:30am BREAK
11:45am Library services/Student Society Fisher 100
12:45pm LUNCH (Provided by Camosun)
1:45pm Counselling/Help Centres Fisher 100
2:45pm BREAK
3pm Team building exercise Red: Fisher 200
Navy: Fisher 338
Yellow & Light Green 10am Mingle time with tea & coffee Fisher Building Courtyard
10:30am Team building exercise Yellow: Fisher 200
Light Green: Fisher 338
11:30am BREAK
11:45am Lansdowne campus tour Alan Batey Library & Learning Commons (LLC)
12:45pm LUNCH (Provided by Camosun)
1:45pm Library services/Student Society Young 310
2:45pm BREAK
3pm Counselling/Help centres Young 310

Day 4 - Friday, August 31, 2018 - Downtown Tour

Groups Time Session Location
All groups 10am-3:15pm Excursion: Downtown exploration TBD

Summer 2018 Orientation

Check out the photo gallery!

Pre-departure Guide

This guide provides a lot of practical information for you to review before you come to Victoria.

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Contact Us
Camosun College Lansdowne
3100 Foul Bay Rd
Victoria BC V8P 5J2
Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
  • 250–370–3000
  • 1–877–554–7555 (toll-free)

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