Welcome to Orientation!

January Orientation

January Orientation is for new students starting in January 2019.  January Orientation will take place on January 2, 2019 starting at 10am.


9:45am to 10:00am

Clark Hall 212


10:00am to 10:15am

Clark Hall 212

Welcome to BU

10:15am to 11:30pm

Clark Hall 212


Getting started!

·         Connection Before Content

·         Student Services Showcase

·         Question & Answer Session

11:30pm  to 1:00pm


Campus Tour or Lunch Break (lunch is not provided)

Check out the most immediate stops to get you started:

·         Financial & Registration Services

·         Ancillary Services (Parking & Student Card)

·         Harvest Hall

·         Bookstore

·         BUSU Office

·         Library

·         Student Services

·         Indigenous Peoples’ Centre

·         Office of International Activities

·         Healthy Living Centre

1:00pm to 3:00pm Afternoon Sessions (optional)

1:00 to 1:30pm

Convergys Lab


Tech Stuff

·Learn how to navigate the Brandon University website to access the important information you need to be successful.  We will explore Moodle, Student Information, Webmail and much more!

1:30pm to 2:00pm

Convergys Lab



·This session is for all new students who are admitted through Success1. Find out more about Success Coaching and the Success1 Workshop Series. Meet Michelle (the coordinator) and ask as many questions ask you like!

2:00pm to 3:00pm


McMaster Hall


GuardMe Insurance Information Session (International Students)

·This session is led by GuardMe Insurance and will outline the new insurance policy for International Students

Come & Go


McMaster Hall


Office of International Activities

·International students are required to stop by the OIA to provide the OIA with a copy of their study permit between 1-3pm. A BU Welcome package will be provided.

Come & Go

101 MCK


Indigenous Peoples’ Centre

·Come-and-go and explore the comfortable study spaces IPC. Learn more about what the IPC has to offer.

Come & Go

Information Table

105 MCK


Find Your Classroom

·Bring a copy of your schedule to find out where all of your classes will be. Student Leaders will be ready to show you around.

Register Now

To register for January Orientation please complete and submit the form below by December 21, 2018.