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 August 1, August 28 and August 29, 2024. All other orientation workshops are optional but highly recommended.

Starting classes in January 2025 or later?

The schedule below is for students who start in September 2024 (Fall) term.
New students starting in January 2025 or later, please check back for updates.

Mandatory sessions

New international students starting classes in Summer 2024. Attendance of the following three orientation sessions is a requirement*

  • August 1, 2024 – Get Ready to Study in Canada (online session)
  • August 28, 2024 – Welcome Event and Advising Session (in-person)
  • August 29, 2024 – International Student Services Fair (in-person)

Registration is required to attend each sessions. Registration links will be posted here soon. International Advisors will also send an email with registration links.


Mandatory Sessions | All Sessions


There are other orientation workshops and in-person events that happen in September 2024. 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!