Orientation and Welcome Events

As you transition into your academics, the Camosun family will be doing their best to welcome new and returning students. 

General Orientation events – All new students welcomed

Check out the orientation sessions for all new students starting at Camosun in Summer 2024. These events are not mandatory but highly recommended:

New Student Orientation

The Orientation and Transitions team hosts a half-day in-person orientation event filled with information, fun activities, a campus tour, and an opportunity to get familiar with Camosun. The same session takes place at the campus locations on different days:

  • Lansdowne Campus: Wilna Thomas Building – room 200 – April 29, 9:30am – 12:00pm
  • Interurban Campus: Liz Ashton Campus Centre – room 124 – April 30, 9:30 am - 12:00pm

Orientation Workshops

Dig deeper into specific topics in these online sessions with Camosun specialists.

  • More Than Just Books: Ways you can use your Library – Online –April 29, 1:30 - 2:00pm
  • D2L Experts Answer your Questions – Online –April 30, 1:00 - 2:00pm
  • College Survival Tips: Resources to help you study – Online – April 30, 2:30 - 3:30 pm

Register for one or more orientation sessions:

Specialized Orientation Sessions

New International Student Orientation

Indigenous Student Orientation

  • Indigenous students can contact Eyēʔ Sqȃ’lewen – The Centre for Indigenous Education & Community Connections to connect with an Indigenous Advisor to get oriented to Camosun.

Specific School/Program Orientation Sessions

  • Sometimes, your chosen program will host a specific orientation session. Stay tuned in your mailbox and on Camosun’s events page.


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