International Student Orientation

Winter Term Orientation: December 16, 2021 to January 6, 2022

Orientation is a fun way to learn how things work at Camosun and to meet other students, faculty and staff members. International students are required to attend three orientation sessions on December 16, 2021, January 5, 2022 and January 6, 2022. All other information sessions are optional but highly recommended.

Starting classes in May 2022 or later?

The schedule below is for students who start in Winter 2022 term.
New students starting in May 2022 or later, please check back for updates.

Mark your calendars

New international students starting classes in Winter 2022. Attendance at all three online orientation sessions is a requirement*

  • December 16 – Pre-Arrival Information Session
  • January 5 – Student Services Information Session
  • January 6 – Academic Advising Information Session

Your invitation and registration link will be emailed to you in early December 2021.

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Travelling to Canada?

Please note: Camosun College students who hold a valid study permit or a study permit approval are eligible to travel to Canada.

If you are considering travelling to Canada, please check our Travel to Canada and Quarantine Information for your reference, as well as Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) and Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) websites for current information (note that details may change daily).

If you're planning to travel contact us directly at so we can assist you with information.

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Get ready

Orientation is a chance for students to learn how things work at Camosun and meet other students, faculty and staff - plus it's really fun!