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New International Student Mandatory Orientation sessions

Orientation is a fun way to learn how things work at Camosun and to meet other students, faculty and staff members. Out of all the orientation events, International students are required to attend the sessions offered on April 5, April 27 and April 28, 2023. All other orientation workshops are optional but highly recommended.

Starting classes in September 2023 or later?

The schedule below is for students who start in May 2023 (Summer) term.
New students starting in September 2023 or later, please check back for updates.

Mandatory sessions

New international students starting classes in Summer 2023. Attendance of the following three orientation sessions is a requirement*

  • April 5 – Get Ready to Study in Canada (online session)
  • April 27 – Welcome Event (in-person)
  • April 28 – Student Services Information Session (online session)

Registration is required to attend the mandatory sessions.

Mandatory Sessions | All Sessions


There are other orientation workshops and in-person events that happen in April and May 2023. Please visit our new student orientation page for more details.

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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!