September 2019: Graduate Student Orientation

Date:  Tuesday September 3, 2019
Online Registration: RSVP
Orientation Starts:  8:15am
Location: Northern Sports Centre, UNBC Prince George Campus

Orientation is an incredible way to be introduced to the academic, social and cultural life at the University of Northern British Columbia. Each event at Orientation is designed to help you get connected to UNBC's community of students, faculty and support services and for their unique transition to graduate school. You will meet new people, build new friendships, and familiarize yourself with the campus during this event.

  • Meet key personnel in UNBC's Graduate Programs Office
  • Mix and Mingle with fellow newly admitted students

Schedule of Events

Tuesday, September 3

8:15am—8:45am                                   Orientation Check In                                                   Northern Sports Centre 
9:00am—9:45am                                   Welcome Ceremony                                                   Northern Sports Centre
9:45am—10:00am                                 Class Photo                                                                Ceremonial Stairs
10:00am—11:45am Graduate Welcome, Q & A Bentley Centre
11:45am—1:15pm Lunch Agora Courtyard
12:00pm—3:00pm Community Fun Fest Canfor Winter Garden
1:30pm—2:30pm Graduate Students’ Campus Tour Questions Table Canfor Winter Garden
Workshops
1:00pm—1:25pm Workshop —Life-Long Well being Skills Room 7-150
Workshop —NUGSS/GSS and your Studentcare Room 7-238
Extended Health Plan
2:10pm—2:35pm Things you should know—Life in PG Room 7-212
2:45pm—3:10pm Student Leadership Opportunities Room 7-212
3:30pm—4:30pm International Education Orientation Room 7-212
7:00pm—9:00pm Northern Nights Music and Coffee House Canfor Winter Garden

Weeks of Welcome  - Events for all current and new students

September 6
Pancake Breakfast 8:00 am – 10:00 am Location: Agora Courtyard
September 7
Party in the Park – Home Opener Timberwolves Women’s Soccer Game 11:00 am – 3:00 pm Masich Place Stadium
September 8 – 13
Leadership Week Visit the booth in the Canfor Winter Garden
September 11 & 12
SLO Day’s (Student Lead Organization Days) 8:00am – 4:00 pm – Canfor Winter Garden & Student Services Street
September 11
First Nations Centre Open House & Lunch 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
September 13
Scotia Bank Scene Outdoor Movie and Game Night 7:00pm – 11:00 pm NUSC Space
September 14
Colour Run 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm Agora Courtyard

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