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International Student Orientation

Welcome to the New International Student Orientation Summer 2019

Douglas College is pleased to invite you to the New International Student Orientation for Summer 2019. Orientation provides new students with the opportunity to explore the campus, learn about services, and meet other students. This event is designed to help you have a successful and memorable experience at Douglas College. 

When is the New International Student Orientation?

Post-Baccalaureate Diplomas/Post-Degree Diplomas: Friday, April 26, 2019, 9am-4pm, New Westminster Campus
ELLA & Undergraduate Programs: Tuesday, April 30, 2019, 9am-4pm, New Westminster Campus 

**Orientations invitation emails were sent to all incoming Summer 2019 international students on March 15, 2019. If you have not received the email, please check your junk mail box. If you still do not see it there, please update your email address through myAccount to receieve future emails. You may sign up for the Summer 2019 Orientation here.  

What to expect

  • Get to know the campus and student support services
  • Meet other students and Douglas International staff
  • Get information about safety and culture shock for newcomers to Vancouver
  • Light refreshments will be provided to all new students

What to bring

Please bring your passport, study permit or Douglas College student ID card (if you already have one).   

More information for new students 

New international students must also attend New Student Success Workshop, which will be held on a separate date. This workshop is compulsory for all the new international students. Details for Summer 2019 workshops will be posted here. We will also send out invitation emails.

Getting ready for your arrival? See our New Students Checklist for more information!