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Summer Student Orientation

COVID-19 Update: KPU is committed to ensuring the health and wellbeing of its students. Following new guidelines to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus announced by BC’s Provincial Health Officer, KPU has moved our Summer Orientation programming from an in person orientation to an online format. If you intend on attending KPU in the summer, we encourage you to complete online orientation once it opens on March 15th, 2021.



Live Virtual Orientation: 

May 4th - 9:30am-11:00am PST


May 4th - 7:00pm-8:30pm PST

Click here to complete Online Orientation at your own pace

Live Virtual International Orientation:*

 May 3rd - 8:00am-9:30am PST


May 4th - 1pm-2:30pm PST

Click here for International Online Orientation

*Orientation is mandatory for International Students.

Students must attend both Live Virtual Orientation and Live Virtual International Orientation


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First Year Festival

Coming up from May 3rd to May 14th, First Year Festival is a series of Orientation sessions that go beyond the basics of Orientation through drop-in programming hosted by campus experts and clubs. You'll have chances to meet directly with your Faculty, make friends, participate in activities and ask questions! Full schedule will be released in April.

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

Orientation is highly encouraged for all new students, and is mandatory for International & Exchange Students. Pre-registration is required.

Trades students are encouraged to attend Orientation at a campus convenient to them. 



Check out our Orientation FAQs for more details.

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