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
Date: Choose from one of our two check-in dates!
Destination: Alouette Lake, BC, Canada
Date: Friday, August 31, 2018
Time: 9:00 am–5:00 pm
Cost: $15 (pay with campus card only)
Please add $15 on your campus card at either of the following locations:
Then come to UFV International front desk, located in building B, room 223 to pay for the trip.
Deadline to pay is Thursday, August 30th by 4:00pm.
Please register online on myCampusLife before Thursday, August 30th, 2018 by 4:00 pm.
The form is part 1 of a 2; step process to secure your seat for the trip.
For a complete schedule of all UFV Welcome Events for the month of September across campus, click here.
Have you received your VISA letter (permit authorizing studies) yet? Fill out the online form below to confirm with us.
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.