Schedule for First Year Orientation


This event is now over.


Fall 2019 Orientation

Both days (Aug 28 & 29, 2019) will follow the same schedule:

Check-in & light refreshments served   - 8:

Greetings - 9:00–9:20am

  • Jordy de Oliveira, UWinnipeg Student  
  • Dr. Annette Trimbee, President and Vice-Chancellor
  • Dr. Jan Stewart, Deputy Provost and Associate Vice-President Academic
  • University of Winnipeg Students’ Association Executive

Presentations - 9:20–11:10am

  • What to Expect as a Student at The University of Winnipeg
  • Resources and Services for Students
  • Tips for a Successful First Year

Tours - 11:10am–12:00pm

  • Faculty of Science Tour
  • Faculty of Kinesiology and Applied Health Tour
  • Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Education Tour
  • Faculty of Business and Economics Tour


New Student To-Do List - 12:00-4:00pm

Check Box Pay your fees by Sept. 19, 2019.
Check Box Purchase/pick up textbooks at Bookstore
Check Box Get your student ID card
Check Box Attend a drop-in Academic Advising session - see Academic Advising
Check Box Take a customized "Find Your Classrooms" tour.  Tours leave from the Information Table on the first floor of Centennial Hall, near the Campus Security Office.
Check Box Rent a locker
Check Box Find your classrooms - use Campus Maps
Check Box Explore the campus - use Campus Maps
Check Box Visit the Library and register for Ready Set Go
Check Box Claim your computer lab ID and login to a campus computer - see Claim ID
Check Box Connect to the campus WIFI network (Eduroam) - see Wireless
Check Box Learn how to print on campus - see Library FAQ