New Student Orientation

New Student Orientation

Thanks for joining us for New Student Orientation! Are you starting in winter 2023? Check out for updates about Winter Welcome happening January 5th-6th.

We've created an online resource with information about activities happening throughout the next few weeks. Click here to sign up for the 2022 New Student Orientation eClass page.

eClass is the platform that all University of Alberta classes are organized through. There, you'll find all your assignments, announcements and resources you'll need for your classes. To find eClass, please visit

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What is New Student Orientation?

New Student Orientation serves as the main introduction and welcome to the University of Alberta for new students.

The program eases the transition to university life by delivering important content through presentations, panels, and campus tours. Additionally, New Student Orientation creates connections between new students, as well as to volunteer leaders.

What do I do after registering?

After registering for New Student Orientation, please watch for updates from your UAlberta email. Throughout the summer, you will receive important updates about your orientation schedule and programming.

Virtual Campus Tour

A virtual campus tour showcasing University buildings and spaces is available for anyone interested. Click here to access tour details.

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