Student Communications

Pre-Arrival Communications for new students

Welcome Week (orientation) is for new students arriving to UFV for their first semester of studies. 

Students are sent a series of four pre-arrival communications beginning six weeks prior to the start of the semester.

Please review the communications below to see what has been sent by e-mail to your students.  


Late Summer 2019 (July-August)

Welcome Day (orientation) is scheduled for July 2, 2019.

Please note that students have been divided into two groups depending upon when their STATS 106 class begins on July 2.  

Pre-Arrival for Morning Group (class begins in the afternoon)

Pre-Arrival for Afternoon Group (class begins in the morning)


Summer 2019 (May-August)

Welcome Week (orientation) is scheduled for April 25 & 26, 2019. 

Please note that students admitted to the Data Analysis post-baccalaureate program for late summer semester (July entry) will be sent a separate series of pre-arrival communications beginning in May.  

Pre-Arrival #1 UFV International Welcome Week Schedule  sent March 22

Pre-Arrival #2 Deadline Dates Withdraw or Defer  sent March 27

Pre-Arrival #3 Preparing to Live in Canada sent April 3

Pre-Arrival #4 Final Checklist sent April 10


Winter 2019 

Welcome Week (orientation) was scheduled for Jan. 3 & 4, 2019. 

Students were divided by goal academic program and asked to arrive on either Jan. 3 or 4.

Pre-Arrival #1  Save the Date for Jan. 3 program students

Pre-Arrival #1 Save the Date for Jan. 4 program students

Pre-Arrival #2 Dates & Deadlines

Pre-Arrival #3 Preparing to Live in Canada


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