International orientation is a series of events that helps you get familiar with the University of the Fraser Valley. You get to learn all about classes, programs, and life in Canada. And you also make lots of new friends!
Orientation for international students is required, as you need to check in with your documents (study permit).
Location: Global Lounge, Building B, room 223
Time: Arrive between 9:30 am-12 pm
Date: Choose from one of our three check-in dates!
*UFV Baker house residents and exchange students check-in dates are Friday, April 27 only, due to Baker house check-in dates.
Time: 10 am–6 pm
Date: Monday, April 30, 2018
This is a mandatory event for all new international students.
Please download the pdf link below to view and have a digital copy of our full UFV Welcome Week orientation schedule.
UFV International is organizing a trip on Saturday, May 5th, 2018 just for you! Come join us for a full day of exploring what the Fraser Valley has to offer!
International Student Orientation takes place in various locations on the UFV Abbotsford campus. New students will receive an email with more information as the date draws closer.
Should you arrive on campus and be unsure of next steps, please come to UFV International's office, located in room B223. Volunteers will be on hand to help direct you.
International orientation are days full of information and fun! Here are just some of what you can expect at international orientation:
To learn more about your new university in Canada, download the International Student Handbook. It's full of information about policies, resources and services that will help you succeed as a university student.