New Student Orientation

Congratulations and Welcome to KPU! 

We are so excited that you will be joining us shortly. In this page you will find important sessions to attend before you start class! These sessions are mandatory for international students to make sure you have all the information you may need to start your first term successfully. 


Pre-Arrival Webinar

Travelling to Canada soon? Not sure what to pack, what to expect at the border and what life in Canada is like overall? If this sounds like you, please click here for access to the Pre-arrival information videos. 

Live International Orientation (Via Teams)  

This session is mandatory for all international students.

During this session you will learn about the different departments that are here to support you through your university experience. Please join the Live International Orientation here on Thursday, April 18, 2024 (9:00am - 10:30am PST).

Online Orientation Course (Moodle)

Learn valuable and practical information about starting your studies like how to get your books, what services are available to you, the upass, and your KSA Health and Dental plan through our Online Orientation Course.

  • Complete at your own pace

*This course is designed for domestic and international students. It is mandatory for all new incoming international students.

KPU Welcomes You (On campus) 

Attending one of these sessions is mandatory for all international students.

Every semester, new students come together to get to know the University campuses and make connections! Make sure to sign up by clicking on the link below to attend at the closest campus to you! 

New Student Orientation is…

Your opportunity to:

  • Discover KPU
  • Learn about services and resources
  • Meet fellow students and classmates
  • Receive guidance from senior students
  • Learn about the university experience at KPU

Are you a Post-Baccalaureate or Graduate student? Click here for more information specific to your program.