January Orientation 2018

Exterior of John E. Robbins Library in winter

Student Services would like to welcome you to Brandon University!

To help you get started, we are offering Orientation on Tuesday, January 2nd for new students starting classes this January 2018.  Please consider this your invitation to attend Orientation.  To register for Orientation please complete the online form below.

9:45am to 10:00am

Clark Hall 212


10:00am to 10:30am

Clark Hall 212

Welcome to BU

· Dr. Steven Robinson, Interim President & Vice-Chancellor

10:30am to 12:00pm

Clark Hall 212

Getting started!

· Student Services Showcase

· Question & Answer Session

· Mix & Mingle


12:00pm  to 1:00pm

Campus Tour & Lunch Break (lunch is not provided)

Check out 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 

1:00 to 1:30pm

Convergys Lab

Main Floor, Library

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

Main Floor, Library



·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!

Come & Go


McMaster Hall

Office of International Activities (Mandatory)

· International students must stop by the OIA to receive a BU Welcome Package. The OIA staff will also assist in processing Manitoba Health and take a copy of your study permit and passport. 

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

Individual Campus Tour

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

I highly encourage you to attend this Orientation session to help prepare you for the semester ahead.

Please complete the following online registration form by December 22, 2017.