January’s new graduate student orientation


The electronic schedule may be found at http://orientation.grad.ubc.ca/schedules/january-2016/

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies (G+PS) orientation will take place Thursday, January 7th, 2016, 9:30 AM – 12:30 PM.

Where? Ballroom, Thea Koerner House, 6371 Crescent Road, Point Grey Campus

9:15 AM – 9:30 AM: Check in

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM: Welcome and Campus Services for UBC Graduate Students

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM: Coffee Break

11:00 AM – 11:45 AM: Strategies for Success

11:45 AM – 12:30 PM: Information session about Awards and Scholarships

Click to register now for New Graduate Student Orientation

International Student Welcome: hosted by International Student Development.

Tuesday, January 5, 2016

5:00 PM – 6:30 PM Crucial info immigration documents and health insurance for international students at SWNG 221 – West Mall Swing Space Building

Thursday, January 7th, 2016 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM International Student Pizza Social, at Brock Hall concourse area

Click here to register now for International Welcome events

Online Community:
Graduate students may use their CWL account to log in to an online community to meet other newly admitted or current UBC students, find valuable tips, e.g. about housing or life in Vancouver, and make friends.  Information on professional development opportunities, careers and more are at https://community.grad.ubc.ca


For G+PS orientation questions, please contact graduate.orientation@ubc.ca.

For questions related to life as an international student, contact one of the international student advisors by emailing isa@students.ubc.ca.

Thank you,

Jacqui Brinkman

Manager, Graduate Pathways to Success Program | Office of the Dean | Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

The University of British Columbia | Vancouver Campus

Phone 604 827 4578 | Fax 604 822 5802

170 – 6371 Crescent Road | Vancouver, BC  Canada V6T 1Z2

jacqui.brinkman@ubc.ca | www.grad.ubc.ca


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