JumpStart allows you to get a head start as a new student and get to know the campus before the term starts. If you’re a new student who has been accepted or conditionally accepted to Capilano University, JumpStart is for you.


Why come to JumpStart?

  • learn about financial aid & student loans, academic advising, student services and more;
  • connect with current and future students;
  • get to know the campus and its services; and
  • figure out your next steps as a CapU student.

Upcoming JumpStart dates

  • Wednesday, May 20, 5 – 8:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, May 30, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Saturday, June 13, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, June 17, 5 – 8:30 p.m.

Note: Sign up is per person, not per family. Please note, Parent & Student Supporter Orientation happens at the same time as JumpStart. More information below. 

Parents and student supporter orientation

Simultaneously to JumpStart, there is a parent and student supporter orientation for those that support their new CapU students. Learn what to expect during your student's first year of university and how you can support them during this important transition.

*Students and families do not need to attend during the same day if schedules do not allow.

Visit Parent & Student Supporter Orientation to learn more and register.

Privacy statement

We are committed to protecting your privacy and personal information through responsible information management practices. We collect, use, retain, disclose and dispose of personal information in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA), other applicable legislation and Capilano University privacy management practices.

This form collects personal information for the purposes of verification of JumpStart registration.  It is collected by Capilano University under (s)(26)(c) of FIPPA.  By submitting this form, you are providing your consent for the Student Affairs Office to collect and use this information for this purpose. If you have any questions, please contact studentaffairs@capilanou.ca.