New Student Orientation


Welcome to NSCAD University!

Fall 2017 Student Orientation will be held Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017.

SCHEDULE (see also the Student Union's fb event page):

Friday, Sept 1, 2017

Optional workshops may be offered for students experiencing disability or with mental health concerns, depending on interest. Email Bill Travis to express interest if you would like to attend one or both of these workshops on Friday, Sept. 1st in the afternoon.

Tuesday, Sept 5, 2017

New Undergraduate Student Orientation Day (Graduate Students welcome).

Join us at 8:30 am in room P202 (Port Campus) for breakfast, go on a tour, and get helpful insights and advice from faculty and senior students (ALL DAY).

PLEASE NOTE:If you have special dietary requirements for breakfast or lunch, please email Christina Warren to let her know.

Also, Orientation will involve a lot of walking. If you have a mobility impairment and would prefer an Orientation with less walking/travelling, please email NSCAD's Disability Resource Facilitator, Bill Travis, to let him know.

Wednesday, Sept 6, 2017

First day of classes for all students.

6 pm - Sex 101 talk by Venus Envy (room D241, Fountain Campus)
Thursday, Sept 7, 2017
11 am Free Coffee Publication Launch, with donuts (Fountain Student Lounge)

Friday, Sept 8, 2017
International Student Orientation session at 12 pm (room P203, Port Campus)

6 pm - Film screening in the multimedia theatre at the Academy (A208).
Saturday, Sept 9, 2017
11 am - Community Scavenger Hunt (details to be announced)

2pm - Mayor's Welcome Reception for International Students (Hfx Library)

5 pm - Granville Courtyard Party!