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New Student Orientation

Thanks for attending Virtual New Student Orientation (NSO) - Click here to view session recordings!

Below is the schedule for the sessions you can access for the next three days. In order to access these sessions, you will need to create a Zoom account before hand.

Not sure which sessions to register for? Take a look at our guide below to help you begin selecting session. You are welcome to attend as many sessions as you'd like!

Important Note:

- All sessions have a capacity of 500 students

- They will operate as first come, first serve

- All sessions will be recorded and uploaded at a later date


UAlberta Presentations: The UAlberta presentation focuses on topics such as Wellness, Safety, and Involvement and will help you learn about campus resources and services! We offer three different versions of the presentation to accommodate varying student demographics:

  • UAlberta 101 - This presentation is geared towards direct entry students and those a few years out from high school.

  • UAlberta 101F - This presentation will be offered in French.

  • UAlberta 201 - This presentation is geared towards our mature and transfer students.

Student Panels: We've assembled panels of current students who can speak to a variety of subjects and answer questions you may have as incoming students. These panels will touch on questions related to academics, wellness, and student life. Topics Include

  • Faculty Specific.

  • Student Residences.

  • Student Life and involvement opportunities.

Campus Tour: You will be able to access both in-person and virtual campus tours. Registration for in-person tours and access to the virtual tour can be found on the tours tab. Click here to access tour details.

Presidents' Address: This celebration brings together all new students from across the university! You will have the opportunity to hear from prominent university figures such as the President of the University of Alberta, the President of the University of Alberta Students' Union, the President of the University of Alberta Alumni Association. It is one of the largest school pride events of the year and it is not to be missed! This event will be live streamed on our UASUevents Facebook Page.

August 29, 2021

Time (MT) Session #1 Session #2 Session #3 Session #4
10:00AM - 12:00PM UAlberta 101F UAlberta 101 Student Panel (Science) Student Panel (Upper-Year Students)
12:30PM - 2:30PM UAlberta 101 UAlberta 101 Student Panel (Arts) Student Panel (Engineering)
3:00PM - 5:00PM UAlberta 201 UAlberta 101 Student Panel (Education) Student Panel (CSJ)

August 30, 2021

Time (MT) Session #1 Session #2 Session #3 Session #4
10:00AM - 12:00PM UAlberta 101 - Student Panel (Upper Year Students) Student Panel (Student Involvement)
12:30PM - 2:30PM UAlberta 101 - Student Panel (Native Studies) Student Panel (UASU)
3:00PM - 5:00PM UAlberta 101 UAlberta 101 Student Panel (ALES) Student Panel (Nursing)
5:30PM - 7:30PM UAlberta 101F UAlberta 101 Student Panel (Arts) Student Panel (Residence)
8:00PM -10:00PM UAlberta 201 UAlberta 101 Student Panel (KSR) Student Panel (Business)

August 31, 2021

Time (MT) Session #1 Session #2 Session #3 Session #4
11:30AM - 1:30PM UAlberta 101 UAlberta 101 Student Panel (Arts) Student Panel (Education)
2:00PM - 4:00PM UAlberta 101F UAlberta 101 Student Panel (Science) Student Panel (Engineering)
4:00PM - 5:00PM Presidents' Address - - -
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Contact

Phone

780-492-1480

Email
orientation@su.ualberta.ca

Address

New Student Orientation
Suite 2-800
Students' Union Building
University of Alberta
8900 - 114 Street NW
Edmonton, AB
T6G 2J7