Preparation Guide

Below are a few things to get done before the term starts

Access Your KPU email

  • Log in to your KPU student email and get your account set up
  • Set up email forwarding from your kpu email to your personal email
  • Make sure to use your KPU email for all correspondence with KPU, including with your professors

Meet your Student Success Coach

  • Start your career journey off strong by setting up an appointment with a Student Success Coach 
  • Ask any questions your have about your academics or career preparation

Sign up for Career and Employment Webinars!

  • Sign up to learn about interview preparation, resumes, LinkedIn, and more

Complete the Academic Integrity & Plagiarism Tutorial

  • Make sure you understand the policies on academic integrity and plagiarism when it comes to your assignments and group projects
  • Complete the Plagiarism course on Moodle to get your badge!

Create a plan for online study

  • Learning online is a new experience for many. By developing good study habits you can set yourself up for success!
  • Consider when your peak productivity hours are and create a routine
  • Set up a designated work space and remove any distractions if possible

Familiarize yourself with Moodle

  • Your courses will run on Moodle
  • See an overview of your course
  • Mark down key assignments and exam dates 
  • Take a look at your textbook and computer software requirements for each class

Connect with KPU International

  • If you are an international student, KPU International has many resources available to you.
  • If you have questions about your study permits and more, take a look at the link below.

Review Your Financial Options

  • KPU offers student awards and financial assistance to both domestic and international students
  • Have questions about your tuition and fees? Email 

Access the Library website

  • Take a look at what resources are available to you during this time
  • You can use the library computers & printers to complete assignments or exams
  • Library hours

Review the Dates and Deadlines

  • Make sure you are aware of add/drop and withdrawal deadlines

Learn about Student Services

  • Access Counselling Services
  • Book an appointment to discuss any concerns you might have concerning accessibility 
  • And more!

Take a look at our 5 Campuses - Virtually For Now!

  • KPU has 5 different campuses located within Surrey, Richmond, and Langley
  • Browse our website to get a feel for your campus (virtually!)
  • KPU Civic Plaza is home to our Post Baccalaureate and Graduate Programs

Learn about your Student Association

  • Read about the Kwantlen Student Association (KSA)
  • Learn about services and opportunities that are available to you

Download the KPU Safe App

  • Contact security and emergency services
  • Find out what to do in an emergency
  • Access support resources such as counselling services and first aid


Parking at Campus

Read about your parking options if you happen to be in BC and are coming to campus

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